DLYGAD2: Activist Architecture Seals A Leak

DLYGAD2: Activist Architecture Seals A Leak

  • by Architecture for Humanity
  • Jul 06, 2010
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Not all humanitarian architecture focuses on housing, education or health care. There is a small but vital aspect of the work which involves political (h)activism. In Design Like you Give A Damn Vol. 1 we covered groups like Heavy Trash and their work in Los Angeles. Here is a great example of a gang of designers, Jason Eppink and Posterchild, who took on a 20 year leak in Astoria, Queens.

Astoria Scum River Bridge from Jason Eppink on Vimeo.

Nominee for Design Like You Give A Damn Vol. 2. Got an interesting project? nominate yours today!