27 Aug '11, 8pm

Artist Andy Goldsworthy's 'Wood Line' Follows Rich History of San Francisco's Presidio Forest

Andy Goldsworthy's 'Wood Line.' Photo by Monique Deschaines/FOR-SITE Foundation. More than a century ago, the U.S. Army began planting thousands of trees in San Francisco 's Presidio as part of a massive forestation project, leaving a legacy of lush green space in the northern part of the city. Not all of the effort was successful, though; the cypress trees planted in the 1890s quickly died out, leaving gaps in a large eucalyptus grove -- gaps that a world-renowned British artist has filled with a new site-specific sculpture that came from the forest and will eventually return to it as well. Made from eucalyptus branches trimmed during different contemporary park maintenance projects and completed in early August, artist Andy Goldsworthy's "Wood Line ," snakes through an area between Lover's Lane and Presidio Boulevard, drawing attention to the forest's man-made nature in ...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/08/artist-andy-golds...

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treehugger.com 27 Aug '11, 8pm

Andy Goldsworthy's 'Wood Line.' Photo by Monique Deschaines/FOR-SITE Foundation. More than a century ago, the U.S. Army be...

Such a pleasure to feature your gorgeous 'essenuals' line! Thanks Kate!

Such a pleasure to feature your gorgeous 'essen...

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has something for everyone; there’s long tanks and lengthened tee’s, sleeves short or long, V-, scoop- or turtlenecks, in ...

Tomorrow LDM is joining Riviera Mag 4 a multi-sensory evening of cuisine, cocktails, & exquisite tabletops. More info?

Tomorrow LDM is joining Riviera Mag 4 a multi-s...

modernluxury.com 27 Aug '11, 9pm

Playing House! An über-active family creates an indoor-outdoor haven in La Jolla dedicated to year-round play—badminton in...

San Francisco Made of Thousands of Toothpicks

San Francisco Made of Thousands of Toothpicks

environmentalgraffiti.com 03 Sep '11, 12am

Scott talks about the toothpicks and why the palace of fine arts is special to him: "I have used different brands of tooth...

Do Trees Grow on Money? | Earth Island Journal | Earth Island Institute via @earthislandjrnl

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earthisland.org 31 Aug '11, 8pm

One reason why REDD appears compelling is that, given the rapacious demand for resources, it is difficult to imagine a cou...

Sweet eco kids clothing line inspired by love.

Sweet eco kids clothing line inspired by love.

inhabitots.com 28 Aug '11, 1pm

Don’t get us wrong-we love the bright rainbow colors and animal faces that often accompany children’s clothing lines (whic...

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forestadventure.com.sg 28 Aug '11, 6am

We recommend that you make a booking. This way you will be assigned to a departure time and will depart on the course upon...

Paint along with Pui San « Art in Wetlands

Paint along with Pui San « Art in Wetlands

artinwetlands.wordpress.com 29 Aug '11, 12pm

Paint along with Pui San August 29, 2011 Filed under: Art Workshops ,Paint Along with Pui San ,Uncategorized — artinwetlan...

VanillaCrimson New Apparels Line is now opened!

VanillaCrimson New Apparels Line is now opened!

blogshopcity.com 02 Sep '11, 9am

Korea style new apparels section is now open! Opening special, enjoy a 5% discount for all apparels preorder and on top of...

Great book on San Francisco area wild food

Great book on San Francisco area wild food

motherearthnews.com 04 Sep '11, 11pm

This is by far the best book I've found on wild foods in the Bay Area. Unfortunately it's long out of print and the few co...