Archive for December, 2009

Trespa to host One Prize awards ceremony

December 18, 2009

Trespa will host the One Prize awards ceremony in their SoHo showroom in June 2010.

Trespa International BV is a world leader in the development, production and delivery of high-performance, high-quality panels for exterior cladding, decorative facades and interior surfaces.  Using proprietary technologies for the manufacturer of exceptionally durable products, Trespa is continually setting new standards in the building sector, life-style settings and environmental awareness.

What is One Prize? The video:

December 7, 2009

Juror Profile: DJ Spooky aka Paul D. Miller

December 7, 2009

DJ SpookyDJ Spooky is a Washington DC-born electronic and experimental hip-hop musician, producer, and author. He is also a Professor of Music Mediated Art, European Graduate School, Switzerland. DJ Spooky’s multimedia performance piece Terra Nova: Sinfonia Antarctica was commissioned by BAM for the 2009 Next Wave Festival. With video projections and a score composed by DJ Spooky, Sinfornia Antarctica is a portrait of a rapidly transforming continent.

More Info:
http://djspooky.com/

One Prize

December 4, 2009

Calling all future-forward architects, urban designers, planners, engineers, scientists, artists, students and individuals of all backgrounds:


How would you reinvent the American lawn?
What sort of design solutions can you come up with to facilitate burb-grown food?
Can green houses be incorporated in skyscrapers?
How could a vacant big box store be retrofitted for agriculture?
What is required to remove foreclosure signs on lawns and convert them to gardens?
Can food grow on rooftops, parking lots, building facades?