Collaborating with (and within) informal wastewater networks in Bangalore.
Playfully activating underutilized urban spaces through community engagement and tactical seed distribution.
Metropoliz Future Forest
An ongoing experiment in “collaborative ecology”, exploring the use of weeds to transform a post-industrial site.
Suparichit (Pile Study No.1)
Seeding new perceptions and possibilities amid the marginalized landscapes of Bangalore.
Amounting a Salt (Pile Study No. 2)
A temporary landscape intervention comprised of 30 tons of de-icing salt
Revealing alternative urban narratives through the ecology of scent.
Re-imagining the typical curb and gutter infrastructure as a site for micro-remediation of polluted storm water.
Know Your Palms
Encouraging Angelenos to take a closer look at their iconic flora.
A conceptual framework for municipalities to strategically and incrementally transform tree-poor neighborhoods.
Redefining the role of design as a form of civic activism through volunteerism and community collaboration.
A conceptual and practical framework for embracing the creative, ecological, and social potential of spontaneous urban ecosystems from the bottom up.
A methodology and program that empowers urban youth to channel their interests and enrich their community through design.