As a pit deepens in Chile, a pile rises in New York City. Dan Adams and Marie Law Adams chart the story of New York's relationship with one mineral — from explosions on a faraway salt flat, across oceans, and to its landing in a dynamic mountain on Staten Island's North Shore.
Tim Maly takes us on a tour of New York City's landscapes of dredge, and explores how the city's past, present and future are shaped by technologies and processes of what he calls "the greatest unrecognized landscape architecture project in the world."
The Omnibus Roundup – Mayors, Houses, Pipelines, Parks and Neon, plus Generative Land Art and Joseph Mitchell’s Harbor
by Urban Omnibus • June 15th, 2012
IF MAYORS RULED THE WORLD In Jihad vs McWorld, an influential and prescient article (1992) and book (1995), political theorist...