Recent Event Friday, Oct. 4

Building of the Day, Tour

NYBG Edible Academy

4:00pm – 5:00pm

2900 Southern Blvd, Bronx, NY 10458


Organized by:
Center for Architecture

Cooper Robertson

Conceived of as a collection of indoor/outdoor structures connected to expansive vegetable gardens and a dramatic wooded context, NYBG's Edible Academy is a year-round teaching center focusing on the fundamental relationships between plants, gardening, sustainability, cooking, nutrition, and health. The project has been sited to highlight its magnificent setting, providing educational opportunities on sustainable agriculture and native plants in an environment that emphasizes the relationships between cultivated and natural landscapes.