anna brones

writer + artist

Posts Tagged ‘new york

Where Would You Want to Wake Up?

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One question simple question was asked to 50 different people in Brooklyn. The result is this beautiful video.

Fifty People Once Question have a great website as well.

[Via: World Hum]

Written by Anna Brones

October 21, 2009 at 06:00

A little bit of design love for bike racks

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I got tipped off about these NYC bike racks today over at Wend and I couldn’t help posting them here too.

Written by Anna Brones

August 21, 2008 at 10:15

New York: nature and art together in a major installation

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I wish I was in New York to see this insane (and at $15.5 million, pretty expensive) art installation that just formally opened today. The four waterfalls are big — 90 to 120 feet tall — and they churn an incredible amount of water: 35,000 gallons of East River water per minute which makes 2.1 million gallons per hour. Commissioned by the Public Art Fund, artist Olafur Eliasson sees Waterfalls as making nature tangible to people, an imperative task in a world where the use and preservation of natural resources is an on-going discussion. Combining nature and art… in my opinion, always an impressive statement.

Read more in the New York Times article.

[Photo via NYTimes]

Written by Anna Brones

June 26, 2008 at 10:37