Tag Archives: Wind

Cetacea

Cetacea, Second Place winner of the 2016 Land Art Generator Initiative design competition for Santa Monica Artist Team: Keegan Oneal, Sean Link, Caitlin Vanhauer, Colin Poranski (University of Oregon) Artist Location: Eugene (OR), USA Energy Technologies: wave energy converter with … Continue reading

Flowerpops

Flowerpops, a submission to the 2016 Land Art Generator Initiative design competition for Santa Monica Artist Team: Augusto Audissoni, Silvia Cama, Elisabetta Lo Grasso, Elisa Tozzi, Nicolò Mossin Artist Location: Genoa, Italy Energy Technologies: Vortex Bladeless™ Wind Turbine, Thin Film … Continue reading

The Surface Area Required to Power California with 100% Renewable Energy

click on the image above to access the full-size PDF California has enacted an ambitious carbon reduction policy to bring emissions down to 40% below 1990 levels by the year 2030. We decided to take a look at what the … Continue reading

Weightless Balloons

Weightless Balloons, a submission to the 2016 Land Art Generator Initiative design competition for Santa Monica Artist Team: Aitor Almaraz, Sonia Vázquez Díaz (University of A Coruna) Artist Location: A Coruna, Spain Energy Technologies: Wind Harvesting (similar to MARS™, Magenn … Continue reading

Collapsible Turbine Blades for High Winds

Illustration courtesy of TrevorJohnston.com/Popular Science via http://share.sandia.gov/news/resources Sandia’s Segmented Ultralight Morphing Rotor (SUMR) will make possible a new low-cost offshore 50-MW wind turbine with a rotor blade more than 650 feet (200 meters) long, two and a half times longer … Continue reading

Collapsible Turbine Blades for High Winds

Illustration courtesy of TrevorJohnston.com/Popular Science via http://share.sandia.gov/news/resources Sandia’s Segmented Ultralight Morphing Rotor (SUMR) will make possible a new low-cost offshore 50-MW wind turbine with a rotor blade more than 650 feet (200 meters) long, two and a half times longer … Continue reading

Town Square: LAGI’s Social Network for Building Collaborations

Are you interested in participating in the 2012 Land Art Generator Initiative competition and you are looking for the right people to team up with? LAGI Town Square is the place where you can connect. It is a complete social … Continue reading

Michael Pendry’s Windkraftanlage Media Art

PENDRY ARTLAB The multimedia artist Michael Pendry worked with Siemens AG to create an installation on November 29, 2009 on the one 100 foot tall wind turbine near the Munich Allianz-Arena (by Herzog & de Meuron). Over 9000 Osram LEDs … Continue reading

Another Innovative Wind Application

NY Times – Turbine-Free Wind Power from Antfood on Vimeo. We think that there is a lot of potential for this combination of wind and piezoelectrics for public art installations. More about Professor Francis Moon’s Vibro-Wind Research Team can be … Continue reading

WindNest

Trevor Lee, Clare Olsen Designed for Site #2 in Abu Dhabi, between Saadiyat Island and Yas Island. Design Submission for the 2010 Land Art Generator Initiative Design Competition Artist’s descriptive text: Simultaneously embedded in the landscape and floating in the … Continue reading

Art Sanctuary

Mehdi Sabet, Rami Alotaibi, Sulaf Aburas Designed for Site #1 in Dubai, near Ras al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary. Design Submission for the 2010 Land Art Generator Initiative Design Competition Artist’s descriptive text: It is not enough to just ‘love nature’ … Continue reading

FLEET 1244

Shannon Scovell and Todd Montgomery Designed for Site #2 in Abu Dhabi, between Saadiyat Island and Yas Island. Design Submission for the 2010 Land Art Generator Initiative Design Competition Artist’s descriptive text: Just as insects reveal the intricacies of their … Continue reading

Land of sun, water and wind interaction

Mariyan Nasirpour and Behnaz Farahi Bouzanjani Designed for Site #2 in Abu Dhabi, between Saadiyat Island and Yas Island. Design Submission for the 2010 Land Art Generator Initiative Design Competition Artist’s descriptive text: The main concept of this project is … Continue reading

Climate Art Generator

Subarquitectura Fernanco Valderrama Garre, Andres Silanes Calonge, and Calos Bañon Designed for Site #2 in Abu Dhabi, between Saadiyat Island and Yas Island. Design Submission for the 2010 Land Art Generator Initiative Design Competition Artist’s descriptive text: Global weather disturbances … Continue reading

Forests of Wind

Edwin Cheong Designed for Site #2 in Abu Dhabi, between Saadiyat Island and Yas Island. Design Submission for the 2010 Land Art Generator Initiative Design Competition Artist’s descriptive text: The idea of the landart proposal was to experiment with the … Continue reading

Air Pipe Forest

Fai Lam Designed for Site #3 in Abu Dhabi, on Airport Road near Masdar City. Design Submission for the 2010 Land Art Generator Initiative Design Competition Artist’s descriptive text: 50% of energy used in UAE goes to cooling. We proposed … Continue reading

i/green

Maria José Zapiain Gonzalez and Rodrigo Segura Designed for Site #2 in Abu Dhabi, between Saadiyat Island and Yas Island. Design Submission for the 2010 Land Art Generator Initiative Design Competition Artist’s descriptive text: The proposal is based upon the … Continue reading

Solar Sound Field

Sage and Coombe Architects T. Kelly Wilson, Timothy Dunne, John Parker, Richard Kress, Peter Hansen, Christoph Timm, Peter Coombe, Allen Slamic, John Reed Designed for Site #2 in Abu Dhabi, between Saadiyat Island and Yas Island. Design Submission for the … Continue reading

RE_GENERARTE

Hector Paredes Gutierrez and Eduardo Gaitan Tronco Designed for Site #1 in Dubai, near Ras al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary. Design Submission for the 2010 Land Art Generator Initiative Design Competition Artist’s descriptive text: The idea of generating an artificial project … Continue reading

Ras Al Khor Energy Generating Lab and Visitors’ Center

Sarah Lahti, Dr. Colin Christy, and Ulugmruod Ergashev Designed for Site #1 in Dubai, near Ras al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary. Design Submission for the 2010 Land Art Generator Initiative Design Competition Artist’s descriptive text: This design is based on the … Continue reading