COSMO MoMA PS1 YAP 2015

23/06/2015
COSMO MoMA PS1 YAP 2015
[NYC] USA
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COSMO by Andrés Jaque/Office for Political Innovation. Photograph © Miguel de Guzmán
Opening this week, COSMO, the winner of this year's Young Architect's Program (YAP), is designed by Andres Jaque and The Office for Political Innovation.


Featuring a network of customized irrigation components based on advanced environmental design, COSMO is able to filter 3,000 gallons of water without the use of electricity. The structure will serve as a kind of "garden"--a pleasant and climatically comfortable space for leisure--during this year's Warm Up series at MoMA PS1.

DATA SHEETS.-

Team.- Patrick Craine, Jocelyn Froimovich, Roberto González, Iván López Munuera, Yannan Chen, Ilgaz Kayaalp, Nicolò Lewanski, Jorge López Conde, Senne Meesters, James Quick, Jarča Slamova.
Engeneering.- BAC Engineering and Consultancy
Models.- Joaquín García Vicente, Anna Melgarejo, Miguel Mesa del Castillo, Tatiana Poggi, in collaboration with FabLab, Proyectos Arquitectónicos, UA. Special Thanks to Ad hoc.
Audiovisuals.- Bollería Industrial. Paula Currás, Ana Olmedo, Eugenio Fernández Sánchez, Enrique Ventosa.

 

JAQUE

Andrés Jaque, is the founder and principal of the Office for Political Innovation, a New York/Madrid based practice developing architectural projects that bring inclusivity into daily life. In 2014 they received the Silver Lion of the 14 Mostra Internazionale di Architettura, Biennale di Venezia and they are authors of awarded projects such as Plasencia Clergy House (Dionisio Hernández Gi...read more