David Benjamin, Natalie Jeremijenko, Deborah Richards, and Soo-in Yang
Introduction by Mark Shepard
Recorded October 16, 2009
Presented as part of the public program series organized in conjunction with the Architectural League’s fall 2009 exhibition Toward the Sentient City.
David Benjamin, Natalie Jeremijenko, Deborah Richards, and Soo-in Yang talk about the interconnected ecosystems of land and water, and the potential overlap between social networks of fish, people, and buildings. “Amphibious Architecture,” their project for the League’s exhibition Toward the Sentient City, creates a public interface to water quality and aquatic life of urban rivers, and our interest therein.
David Benjamin and Soo-in Yang are Directors of The Living Architecture Lab at Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation
Natalie Jeremijenko is the Director of the xdesign Environmental Health Clinic at New York University