Vertical Garden by Nicholas Daughtry & Heena Chotani Zone 7 Winter plants Vegetables: Cabbage Family Collards (brassica oleracea) large, spoon shaped, smooth leaves stem grows 36 inches; roots run around plant so mulching is necessary. deeply ruffled sturdy leaves Kale Stem grows 24 inches; roots run around plant so mulching is
The Late Harvest by Melanie Columbus http://melaniecolumbus.weebly.com/ Concept and Design The premise behind my concept is a reflection and response to Damien Hirst’s sculptural pieces using preservation methods to halt the rate and effects of decomposition. His preservation of mortality is a unique approach to art as he submerses organic
It was the best year yet for the Noise Awareness festival, and once again pizza was the sustenance that helped sustain the sonic mayhem into the early hours of the morning. Could it be that the intense sounds of that evening are now somehow encoded in the fibers of cardboard like grooves on a
theharshnoiselevelofbirds and Radiation, Its Legal! by Bird Hansen An interactive installation held at gmu’s crit space meant to bring about information on the decline of bird populations in north america due in part to overwhelming amounts of garbage interrupting their habitats as well as the influence consumerism has on people
A Portrait of Consumption by Nicholas C. Daughtry WATER PER DAY Shower Old showers used to use up to 5 gallons of water per minute. Water-saving shower heads produce about 2 gallons per minute. Tip: Taking a shorter shower using a low-flow showerhead saves lots of water. Teeth brushing <1 gallon.
Wetlands Cleanup by Ted Bajer As Mierle Laderman Ukeles showed us, sometimes the making is in the maintenance. Having heard about the GMU wetlands research compound and thinking it would be an ideal site for a environmental sculpture, these plans were quickly abandoned in order to solve the more urgent