Land Art Generator Initiative
LAGI (a project of Society for Cultural Exchange) brings together interdisciplinary teams to reimagine what renewable energy can aspire to be in its constructed form.
For 40 years Buro Happold has built a reputation for delivering creative, value led solutions for an ever changing world. They provided schematic engineering and performance review services.
GTK Flow Analysis
GTK Flow Analysis is leading the computation fluid dynamic analysis and physical model to help determine the flow characteristics of WindNest while in schematic.
Steeltown put together the first 1/6 scale prototype of one of the WindNest pods to help us understand the geometry and to test the effect of the shroud on the performance of a smaller turbine.
C & C Tooling
Clyde Ross at C & C Tooling put together the prototype model that allowed us to test WindNest under a variety of simulated wind conditions.
Hilbish McGee Lighting Design
Hilbish McGee is helping to design the low-energy lighting systems that will be integrated into the WindNest artwork as well as lighting for the project site.
Trevor Lee is the Principal of Suprafutures and the artist behind WindNest.
Horne Family Foundation
The foundation seeks to find opportunities designed to augment progress and improve the future by supporting initiatives in the areas of Land and Wildlife Conservation, Education, Healthcare and Human Services.
National Endowment for the Arts
The National Endowment for the Arts is an independent federal agency that funds, promotes, and strengthens the creative capacity of our communities by providing all Americans with diverse opportunities for arts participation.
The Heinz Endowments supports efforts to make southwestern Pennsylvania a premier place to live and work, a center for learning and educational excellence, and a region that embraces diversity and inclusion.
Henry Hillman Foundation
The Henry Hillman Foundation is dedicated to improving the quality of life in Pittsburgh and southwestern Pennsylvania.