The groundbreaking for the future Brooks YMCA playground included small, child-sized shovels decorated with red ribbon digging into the spot where the future playground would sit. The Brooks YMCA is ...
99 Church Street, NY is the future home to one piece in a new glass series by artist, Martin Blank. “Steam Portrait” is a collaboration piece between Blank, Silverstein Properties, and Delta Fountains. Watch the videos to get an inside look at the process Martin and his team went through to develop this mystical piece.
There’s something about the beginning of a new year that brings big dreams to the world. Somewhere between the ball dropping and the morning after realization that you can no longer “celebrate” like you used to, creeps in the idea that you should make some changes to your life. (And “celebrate” a little less next year, maybe.) So this year, we aren’t making any resolutions. Instead, we’re making an announcement of what we’re going to create this year.
The worldwide epidemic of active design is contagious, long overdue, and inspiring. Although this architectural movement is being pushed more in larger cities with more concrete than nature, it's been popping up all over the world, from the swamps of Florida to Copenhagen, Denmark.
So in honor of this healthy epidemic, we’re sharing 5 times active design was done right (in the US).