Project Description


This design project was created for an exhibition within the framework of the architecture Biennale in Venice in 2012. The exhibition titled “DIO NERO – Aesthetics of disease” discusses the connection between petroleum production and food production from 1850 – 2050. The Citigroup bank headquarters was converted into “CitiCrop-Headquarter” to call attention to the dangers of peak oil and food safety or food speculation. This structural element in New York City became a building for the food production – Vertical Farming in the heart of Manhattan