Founding Principal Design Under Sky Providence, Rhode Island
Temporary landscapes and environmental art installations have become powerful tools to help people imagine possibilities for underutilized urban spaces. This session will explore how temporary landscapes provoke meaningful discourse of larger environmental, social, and political issues through interactions with the public while offering design offices creative ground for experimentation.
Examine how temporary landscapes can be used as a fertile testing grounds to cultivate larger ideas within a design practice.
Understand the myriad challenges—small budgets, building codes, tight schedules, and volunteerism—associated with designing and constructing temporary projects in urban areas.
Deploy temporary landscapes as powerful marketing and social media tools to build brand awareness for your firm.
Learn how temporary landscapes can raise awareness to larger environmental, social, and political issues through the interactions with the general public.