Project Public Farm 1 was constructed in 2008 (NY) as an educational and social space that functioned as an urban farm. Edible vegetables, fruits, salads were located in raised planter columns which grave rise to an eye catching structure.
Check out Joan Marcus' images from Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical on Broadway, featuring set and costume design by Rob Howell, a faculty member at the Broadway Scenic Master Classes, lighting design by Hugh Vanstone, and sound design by Simon Baker.
Same place, two years later, new intervention. Under the direction of Collectif Etc, the vacant lot in Saint-Étienne (France) named “Place du Géant” has changed its shape again. These wooden benches have been designed by Collectif Parenthèse.