February 24, 2020City of Dreams Competition Jury Selects Two Winners for 2020
- The Pneuma by Ying Qi Chen and Ryan Somerville
- Repose Pavilion by Parsa Khalili.
Of the two winners, The Pneuma proposal has been selected for installation on Roosevelt Island for the 2020 summer season. The team will work with FIGMENT, ENYA, SEAoNY, and the Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation to obtain necessary approvals, fabricate, and install the pavilion on the island.
The Pneuma has received the generous material support of Twitchell (EarthTex Fabric) and Colgate Scaffolding NYC (rental scaffolding) but is also accepting tax-deductible donations to fabricate, install and maintain the pavilion. Donations can be made to the project’s Kickstarter campaign.
More information on the projects can be found in Chapter news.