ARTLANTIC: In an effort to bridge that disconnect, seven artists, and landscape design firm Balmori Associates, stepped in as contributors. All the work is site-specific, having been made for the space or loaned by the artists's private collections. From local stone and vegetation to concepts inspired by Atlantic City, all of the elements forge a new arts identity for the area, while reinforcing the principals that have made it what it is.
Jamie McGregor Smith - Borrow Build Abandon (2012) This documentary series explores the legacy of the 2004 Athens Olympics, eight years after the games came to a close. Only three of the twenty-two Olympic stadiums, built at a cost of 15 Billion, are currently in public use, the remaining requiring an annual 100 million in upkeep costs.
artwork by karen schoellkopf, "the seven deadly sins of times square" (installation in times square). A web-based map project that seeks to tie together, assemble, and present the rich historical dangers, pitfalls, and glories of Times Square. It attempts to be part regional travel guide, part map, part history lesson, part morbid fascination. You are invited to explore this map, and discover the layered history hidden beneath the modern veneer.