Urban Tapestries

I’ve been thinking about, and looking forward to this for years. I consider it the digital, indexed equivalent to the writing on public bathroom walls… A sort of spatial bookmarking. This project, based in London, takes it one step closer to reality. Urban Tapestries allows users to author their own virtual annotations of the city, enabling a communityís collective memory to grow organically, allowing ordinary …

The Meatrix

The Meatrix borrows the style of the Matrix to make a point about the horrors of factory farming. Watch the movie, then check out these sites for some great resources on eating well and responsibly: Farm to Table where you can connect to top New York State farmers and vintners, and find out how and where you can buy their products. Grace Factory Farm Project …

Save the TWA Terminal

2003.07.11 Manhattan User’s Guide reported that Eero Saarinen’s TWA Terminal at JFK, that glorious, swooping, curvilinear icon, which proves that a building doesn’t need great height in order to soar, is about to be destroyed by the Port Authority. 2003.11.06 Again via Manhattan User’s Guide, news on the JFK TWA Terminal. This time good: The Port Authority and JetBlue have done the right thing, thanks …