Peter Owens
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sand dune chair

sand dune chair

Ferpect — DUNE

DUNE is a street furniture system designed by the FERPECT collective for “Forme Publique”, the Biennale of Street Furniture’s Design organized by DEFACTO in La Defense near Paris. FERPECT is a group of designers, engineers and thinkers, active in.

S-Silver Lake

Maram grass, bleached by winter, lines the shore of Lake Michigan in Silver Lake Dunes State Park.

Part of Save the Dunes' success has always been its volunteers.  Back the early 90's we planted marram grass to help restore a foredune at Marquette Park in Michigan City.  Our ongoing stewardship efforts attract volunteers all year long.

Part of Save the Dunes' success has always been its volunteers. Back the early we planted marram grass to help restore a foredune at Marquette Park in Michigan City. Our ongoing stewardship efforts attract volunteers all year long.

Minimal Marram Movement

Because I like alliteration, a lot!

Smiling grass!    Cross Section of Grass from http://www.lovesfoodandart.com/grass-cross-sectiont-smile-smile-smile/#

This is a cross section of a single blade of grass, stained for the microscope. The smiley faces are the channels that the water is drawn up through. Science makes me happy too little bade of grass.

Whilst absolutely gorgeous, I wouldn’t like to lose someone here… Finding them again would be tricky!

It's like a modern whoville! landscape architecture + urban design Namba Parks in Osaka, Japan. cities can be green spaces. I absolutely love this reinvention of the modern city!

Japan bus stations are the coolest

Melon-themed bus stop, Ishaya, Japan. Click image for the whole series & visit the Slow Ottawa 'Street Furniture' board for more creative streetscapes.