Regenerative Infrastructures
Land Art Generator Initiative
Freshkills Park

 

Editors: Elizabeth Monoian and Robert Ferry
Designer: Paul Schifino, Schifino Design

Hardcover: 240 pages

Publisher: Prestel, 2013

Language: English

ISBN-10: 3791352865

ISBN-13: 978-3791352862


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An in-depth exploration of one of the most exciting urban design competitions in recent years—the Land Art Generator initiative for Freshkills Park on New York's Staten Island. This volume features many of the top submissions to the Land Art Generator Initiative, which aims to create sustainable design solutions that integrate art and technology into renewable energy infrastructure around the world. The book draws a much-needed connection between the two critical issues of sustainable development--energy generation and waste management--highlighting solutions that address both problems at once, thereby creating economically beneficial hybrid utility installations.

 

Essays by:
Ann T. Rosenthal
Heather Rogers
Terreform ONE
Thaddeus Pawlowski
Robert Ferry and Elizabeth Monoian
Caroline Klein & Andreas O. Kipar

Foreword by:
Eloise Hirsh