• Like it or not, billboards are a permanent fixture in most cities. But what if you could transform them into gardens? That’s precisely the aim of Urban Air. [1 of 3]

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design 6 Dec 2012

on the public artwork of Stephen Glassman.

  • The project’s founder, artist Stephen Glassman, had observed that billboards seem impervious to disasters but detract from the environment. [2 of 3]
  • If funded, his public installation of irrigated bamboo planters would alter the L.A. landscape by turning ad spaces into a different kind of green. [3 of 3]
  • Images via Stephen Glassman and Urban Air

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