17 Apr '18, 10am

floral phantasmagoria: finbarr fallon converts singapore into a surreal dreamscape in scarlet

floral phantasmagoria: finbarr fallon converts singapore into a surreal dreamscape in scarlet

driven by the vision of a ‘city in a garden’, the city-state takes a pragmatic approach to greening a land-limited island. besides safeguarding parkland, the state maximizes even liminal spaces like road dividers through planting, and capitalizes on development (paradoxically) as an opportunity for greenery, by mandating landscape replacement as a prerequisite for planning approval. this allows for a city that is dense yet liveable: a model that many other cities with pressing problems should look to when germinating their own variation of a liveable city. through this series, familiar scenes are rendered into unexpected colors to visually distill and heighten the tension between greenery and building, evoking the wonder and magic of a garden city like no other.

Full article: https://www.designboom.com/art/floral-phantasmagoria-finb...

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