Karen Bausman’s Living Wall Project will Fill NYC’s Meatpacking District with Greenery

by , 07/24/11

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Hip, trendy and home to some of the hotest high-fashion boutiques, NYC’s Meatpacking District may rake in the green, but greenery is something to be desired. A former industrial area, the famed neighborhood is almost devoid of plants and trees. But next spring, artist Karen Bausman is hoping to change all of that with the installation of a series of living walls, bringing a network of lush plant life to the Gansevoort Plaza.


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