The water tank project, which will cover 300 new york roof top water tanks with works by famous artists, first announced in 2012, may finally be happening. The water tank project has started to roll outor maybe “wrap around” would be more accurate i first learned of word above the street's project roughly one year ago, but was happy to hear yesterday, via an interview on wnyc, that this is actually taking place right now filmmaker mary jordan. Water tank project permanent rainwater catchment tanks made from galvanized corrugated steel culvert pipes planted in 10 concrete slabs, retrofitted with a galvanized overflow pipe at the top and a valve at the bottom the top of the tank is fitted with an expanded metal interior filter cone with bug screen filter,. The water tank project will celebrate our most precious resource of all with art by creative and artistic luminaries – among them artists ed ruscha, john baldessari , jeff koons, andy goldsworthy, marilyn minter, carrie mae weems, and lawrence weiner – who have pledged to make a difference when it comes to water. Water tank project the “water for all” campaign is an initiative by the diocese of polynesia to improve the provision and storage of water and water related services available for communities, schools and parishes across the diocese the campaign is building on the work undertaken as a result of an original aaw appeal. This project has been completed under the direction of peace corps volunteer jen hagen to read about the beginning of the project, click here the project was to purchase and install a water storage tank and rainwater catchment system to provide for the needs of the school jen reports: the water tank project for.
Such is the case with the long-talked about the water tank project, a public art endeavor that's bringing work by major figures like laurie simmons, john baldessari, catherine opie, mickalene thomas, kenny scharf, carrie mae weems and ed ruscha to the roofs of new york meant to bring awareness to. Vinodrai engineers offer you single station bi-axial rotational moulding machine model en-1000x2 for your water tank venture. Acclaimed artists redefine the skyline by wrapping nyc's water tanks all images courtesy of the water tank project the new york city skyline is home to some of the most famous buildings in the world, yet few notice the roof-top structures ubiquitous and vital to the bustling urban landscape: water tanks the. To promote water conservation and increase awareness of the world's dwindling fresh water supply, not-for-profit group word above the street is working with artists to draw attention to the water tanks in all five boroughs of the city dubbed the water tank project, the initiative will reinvent 300 of new york's.
Student taking a drink from the new water tank (5000 liter), donated by sicci and ilo sicci in partnership with ilo, have handed over a completed water tank project to the white river community high school the water tank project is part of ilo's cash for work (cfw) programme, run by the sicci office,. Photo: laurie simmons first it was jeanne-claude and christo's 7,503 bright orange panels crisscrossing central park then came olafur eliasson's 120-foot man-made waterfalls in new york harbor this month, new york city gets its next pièce de résistance, when the water tank project wraps more.
Documentary filmmaker mary jordan's the water tank project is transforming nyc's rooftop water tanks into socially conscious pieces of public art. The water tank project is raising funds to transform new york's water tanks into works of art. 2 days ago a contested plan to expand water service to chesterfield county ratepayers by way of construction in a south richmond park is headed for a vote monday.