Archive for May, 2009

Communicating Green @ ICFF

Friday, May 15th, 2009

As a part of the Metropolis Magazine Next Generation Design Competition Runner-Up Award I had the opportunity to present Communicating Green at the 2009 International Contemporary Furniture Fair at the Javits Center in Manhattan. Here’s the video.
(more…)

ASLA features Despommier & Eco-Laboratory

Monday, May 4th, 2009

asla_logoToday the American Society of Landscape Architects published an on-line article/interview with Dr. Dickson Despommier about vertical farming and urban agriculture. We get a nice mention and they used a diagram I created for the Eco-Laboratory!
(more…)

Runner-up in International Design Competition!

Friday, May 1st, 2009

2009banner

Communicating Green named a runner up in the 2009 Metropolis Magazine Next Generation Ideas Competition!

The Next Generation Design Competition sponsored by Metropolis Magazine seeks to find the most innovate solutions to current societal and design challenges. This years competition sought to fix our energy addiction. Myer Harrell and I put together an entry we called Communicating Green based on my graduate thesis “Selling the Sustainable Aesthetic”. Basically we proposed an educational tool to address the overwhelming need to communicate the core message of sustainability to a broader audience. (more…)