Category Archives: Press and Articles 2011
Powered By Art Renewable Energy Can Be Beautiful by Lindsey Doermann Featuring Windstalk by Darío Núñez-Ameni and Thomas Siegl (Atelier dna), Light Sanctuary by Martina Decker and Peter Yeadon (Decker Yeadon LLC), and FERN by Takuya Onishi (Launchpad05).
Energie beflügelt Designer-Phantasien Publication by BS | Energy by Romana Ringel click on thumbnail image to view larger
Fresh Inspiration for Energy and Art by Jordan Sayle
Art That Creates Renewable Energy – Q&A With LAGI by Kiva Bottero
Powered by Public Art: 10 Stunning “Aesthetic Power Plants” for Abu Dhabi and Dubai By Jennifer Hattam A really nice overview of the 2010 competition as a teaser of what is to come from the ideas competition for Freshkills Park, … Continue reading
Who needs blades when you can have stalks by Toby Price
Land Art: rinnovabile è bello Al Freshkills Park di New York il concorso che premia l’energia green coniugata all’estetica by Viviana Spinella
A Beautiful Renewable Energy Generator by Marion Hart
Land Art Generator Initiative – SOLARIS / Predock_Frane Architects by Christopher Henry
See page 10 for an article about LAGI in the Masdar Times Newsletter: Art Meets Science (PDF 4MB)
From Garbage Dump to Energy Source by Vicky Plestis
The Power of Beauty by Sarah Blackman
The Land Art Generator Initiative – June 2011 This is the video that is playing currently on Etihad Airlines in-flight entertainment. Land Art Generator Initiative – June 2011 from John Sammon on Vimeo.
Clean Energy Via Landfill Art To Power NYC by Susan DeFreitas
Fresh Kills Needs Fresh Ideas By Fred A. Bernstein
Art Flicks the Switch (PDF) By Lindsay McPhee
NYC’s Freshkills Park Chosen as Site of 2012 Land Art Generator Initiative by Jessica Dailey
Clean Energy and Public Art Design Competition to be held for Freshkills Park, Staten Island (New York City/May 24, 2011) The Land Art Generator Initiative (LAGI) announced today that, in partnership with New York City’s Department of Parks & Recreation, … Continue reading
Video segment about the Land Art Generator Initiative showing during the month of June In-flight entertainment on Etihad Airways
Solar-Powered Plastikoleum Tower Recycles Plastic Back into 900 Barrels of Oil a Day by Tafline Laylin
Rinnovabili, ma anche belle by Alessandra Viola
Artsource April Newsletter (PDF – see pages 9-11 for article about LAGI) Please see Artsource’s homepage for more information about this amazing institution representing and providing critical support for visual artists.
Shape of Things to Come by Heba Hashem
US And UAE Collaborate On Solar Tech by Caleb Denison (we’re a side note in this article, but its great context regarding collaborative efforts between US and UAE)
The Lunar Cubit: A 1.74 KW generating art installation outside Masdar City, UAE By Dennis Lynch
Interview With Abu Dhabi’s Most Innovative Design Couple by Tafline Laylin
Then a light bulb went off — solar-powered art! By Amy Dusto news.discovery.com link
Lunar Cubit: The Grand Prize Winner of the Land Art Generator Initiative By Jordan Sayle
Art that generates energy by Megan Wynes
Article about the first place award winning design from the 2010 competition By Erin Conroy, Feb 6, 2011
Gigantic Solar Pyramids to Power Abu Dhabi by Lori Zimmer, January 31, 2011
Giant solar pyramids win UAE art prize By Mark Brown
Winners of Land Art Generator Initiative Announced by Selina Denman on Jan 25, 2011
The Green Team on Siobhan Live Siobhan talks to Robert Flottemesch, lead artist of the winning LAGI 2010 team: Listen!
Renewables Can Be Beautiful: Land Art Design Prized at WFES January 19, 2011 by Helmuth Ziegler
Zur Zukunft der Energie Regierungen und Wirtschaft tagen in Abu Dhabi 17.01.2011 Film by Katjusha Films
The Green Team on Siobhan Live Listen! Listen!
Winning team to receive award from Masdar at World Future Energy Summit (PDF) The Land Art Generator Initiative (LAGI) and Masdar will announce the winner of the 2010 UAE design competition for energy generating public art. The announcement and award … Continue reading
New Power Generation By Asami Novak Published: January 4, 2011
ABU DHABI – The Oil Market APS Review Downstream Trends