Archive for the ‘New York’ Category

Window Farms : The Solution to Greens & Gardens in the City

Check it out! Build your own. Listen to the NPR segment about window farms. Watch a Video about the vertical agriculture movement of Window Farms.

What are Window Farms??

Window Farms are vertical, hydroponic, modular, low-energy, high-yield edible window gardens built using low-impact or recycled local materials.

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International Quality of Life Awards : NYC 2009

I am delighted to be a College of Human Science’s student ambassador for the International Quality of Life Awards celebrating Nancey G. Brinker, founder of the Susan G. Komen for the Cure.  Can’t wait to be in New York City for the holidays!

Eero Saarinen : Finnish American Architect & Product Designer

I’m thrilled about my visit to NYC in December and I will be visiting the:

Eero Saarinen: Shaping the Future Exhibit

at the museum of the City of New York.

You should too!

Another reason to love MoMA

Jim Lambie @ MoMA (Museum of Fine Arts)

Droog New York = Awesome

Check it out! They have awesome products and cool showcases.

New York’s Highline Park – Now Open

This week the highly anticipated High Line Park in NYC opened to the public for the first time. We were super excited to be on the scene for a sneak peek of new elevated park, which was built on the remains of an abandoned rail system in New York City. Check out our video of the new High Line, with exclusive interviews of the architects including Lead Designer James Corner of James Corner Field Operations and architect Ricardo Scofidio of Diller Scofidio + Renfro who made this stunning new park possible. Enjoy!

– Inhabitat