Quench your thirst under its leaves! Super Succulent is our entry to the City of Dreams Pavilion Competition sponsored by the Figment Festival.
Succulents are plants have learned to retain and filter rain water in deserts. Their petals are arrayed in a spiral pattern to drain water into their central reservoir. Even though it is not a desert, the colonial-era infrastructure of Governor’s Island ensures that you will be buying $2.00 water bottles all day.
6,000 VISTORS / A DAY
NO POTABLE WATER ON ISLAND
PEOPLE NEED WATER
2,306,442 GALLON / MONTH
SUPER-SUCCULENT, is a hybrid of architecture and plant that will collect rainwater and filter it for you! You can even take a break and rest in its spongy structure, and have a science lesson on the water cycle and clean water, or enjoy a spontaneous outdoor performance!