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Square Feet: 2,452
Date Installed: September 2013
Location: Foundry Square III, 505 Howard St. San Francisco, CA
Description: Coming soon...
Living Wall Design and Installation: David Brenner, Habitat Horticulture
Owner: Tishman Speyer
Architect:
STUDIOS Architecture
Landscape Architect: SWA
Irrigation Design: Hyphae Design Lab
General Contractor: Webcor Builders

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Dimensions: 86’w x 12’h
Date Installed: March 2013
Location: San Mateo, CA
Description: A colorful vertical garden greets guests at Bay Meadows Welcome Center, inviting passersby to pause for a moment and enjoy the landscape. The vibrant stretch of greenery flows in rhythm with the surroundings, providing a sense of continuity within the larger gathering space. The living composition mixes lush foliage with purple, pink and white flowers, evoking a sense of spring or summer, while the grass-like Acorus gramineus 'ogon' gives movement to the wall, for a playful homage to the meadow.
Living Wall Design and Installation: David Brenner, Habitat Horticulture
Client: Wilson Meany
Architect:
BCV Architects
Landscape Architect: CMG Landscape Architecture
Irrigation Design: Hyphae Design Lab
Photography: Garry Belinsky

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"Spring to Life" Living Stage
Dimensions: 18‘w x 12‘h
Installation Date: March 2011
Location: California Academy of Sciences 55 Music Concourse Dr. Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, Ca. 94118
Details: The piazza living stage is designed to provide an aesthetic backdrop for the main stage in the museum . The plant palette was chosen to express the essence of spring in California. Most are native to California and can be found in mixed evergreen forest and woodland plant communities throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. The range of flower colors and forms set against a variety of foliage textures and hues have been carefully arranged to create an installation that will incorporate seasonal change within the piazza.
Additional: Living Wall Design and Composition by David Brenner

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Installation Date : Spring 2016
Location: 151 3rd St. San Francisco, CA
Services: Design and Installation
Architect: Snohetta Architecture & EHDD
Irrigation Design/Engineering: Hyphae Design Lab
General Contractor: Webcor Builders
Renderings courtesy of Snohetta and MIR

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Dimensions: 22'w x 3’h
Date Installed: July 2013
Location: Facebook Headquarters, Menlo Park, California
Details: Facebook designers and Habitat Horticulture came together to create this living composition. Located at their newest campus cafe, "Harvest", the living letters reinforce the cafe's sustainable, organic and locally sourced principles while providing an invigorating focal point. Compact and diminutive textured leaves were used such as Pilea depressa, Peperomia trinervula and Soleirolia solerolii to help accentuate and preserve the Harvest letters.
Additional: Living Wall Design and Composition by David Brenner. Concept Design by Facebook Designers Jez Burrows and Mandy Spain.

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"Mt. Tam"
Dimensions:
24‘w x 13‘h
Date Installed: Dec 2012
Location: Town Center Corte Madera, 770 Tamalpais Dr, Corte Madera, CA
Description:Marin County’s most endearing icon, Mount Tamalpais, comes alive indoors as a local combination of natural features emulates the surrounding mixed evergreen forest in a living wall. The vertical garden at the new Town Center office reflects a sense of place and invites passersby to enjoy the interplay of stone, vegetation and water like in nearby mountains. Long swathes of vibrant greenery seamlessly transition into a stone wall and then alongside falling water. This multi sensory experience includes a rich contrast in color and fragrances, from a striking magenta 'Red robin' begonia to a refreshing mint-scented Yerba buena.
Client: Colliers International
Architect:
Dinar & Associates
Interior Design: 505 Design
Additional:
Living Wall Design and Composition by David Brenner

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Dimensions: 21'w x 32’h
Square Feet: 672
Date Installed: November 15th
Location: Westfield Shopping Center, Century City, Los Angeles
Living Wall Design and Installation: David Brenner, Habitat Horticulture
Client: Westfield Shopping Center

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Dimensions: 2 - 11'W x 7'H
Installation Date: April 14th, 2012
Description: The two 11 foot wide and 7 foot tall living murals illuminate the space in a flourishing thee-dimensional collage. The chartreuse leaves of Neon Pothos energetically dash through a fine textured backdrop of dark rich Ficus repens. Jubilant Sword Ferns nestle among elegant white Peace Lilies and ornate orchids dapple with magenta.
Additional: Living Wall Design and Composition by David Brenner

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"The Great Barrier"- Living Partitions
Dimensions: 2 - 9‘w x 6‘h and 1- 10’w x 6’h
Date Installed: July 2011
Location: Westfield Shopping Malls, Metreon Center, City View outdoor patio space, San Francisco, CA
Description: These living mobile partitions were designed to break up San Francisco’s largest outdoor patio space and create smaller and more intimate outdoor rooms. The coral like forms of the contrasting light blue and chartreuse sedums and succulents collectively resemble an underwater scene inspired by the Great Barrier Reef in Australia. A long swath of orange sweeps through all three walls to create an entire living composition when horizontally aligned.
Additional: Living Wall Design and Composition by David Brenner

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Dimensions: 10'w x 8’h
Date Installed: April 2013
Location: San Francisco, CA
Description: A collaboration with Siol Studios and Habitat Horticulture.
Details: Siol Studios and Habitat Horticulture successfully captured the ancient ritual of bathing through their San Francisco Showcase bathroom design. A “healing living wall” backs the freestanding tub by Blu Bathworks the location of the “altar”, and the light-filled windows situated at the “gates” are bordered by column sinks, reminiscent of holy water stoups.
Additional: Living Wall Design and Composition by David Brenner
Photo Credits: Janet Paik and Black List Content

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Dimensions:
8‘w x 8‘h
Date Installed: November 2012
Location: 631 Folsom Street, San Francisco
Description: Nestled in a private playhouse in the heart of San Francisco's SOMA district lies this lush living composition that compliments a meeting place for Bay Area entrepreneurs and venture capitalists. A flash of greenery greets guests against the dark charred wood backdrop sitting atop a space to prepare food and drinks. This living composition fuses three primary contrasting hues; the compact baby’s tears provide a lush green backdrop for the luminescent magenta begonias, which playfully intertwine with the neon foliage of Heuchera 'limelight'.
Additional: Living Wall Design and Composition by David Brenner. Interior Design by Siol Studios

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Dimensions: 9’w x 7’h
Date Installed: April 2013
Location: San Mateo, CA
Description:
A3 is a hip new restaurant that just opened in the heart of San Mateo. From sustainable farms and ranches, directly to the kitchen, the result is some of the most delicious and dynamic food on the Peninsula. Our "living wall" design helps to capture and exhibit the freshness of the A3 cuisine and illustrates the sustainable vision A3 delivers.
Additional: Living Wall Design and Composition by David Brenner

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Dimensions: 11.5' x 6.5' = 77sqft
Date Installed: August 2013
Location: Tiburon Estate
Details: Habitat Horticulture fused modern geometries and warm spanish colonial hues to create a living wall at this modern Tiburon estate. Different colored huechera and a foundation back planting of sempervivum and geranium come together to create this artistic garden wall experience.
Additional: Living Wall Design and Composition by David Brenner

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Photo Credits: Lynn Kloythansomsup
Additional:
Living Wall Design and Composition by David Brenner

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"City of Green"
Dimensions:
22‘w x 3.5‘h
Date Installed: May 2011
Location: The Luggage Store Gallery, 1007 Market St San Francisco, California 94103
Description: The “City of Green” is designed to help beautify and bring vegetation into San Francisco’s mid market street area. Drought tolerant grasses and sedums snake through this long and narrow site to help give the illusion that the space is wider than it really is.
Additional: Funded by San Francisco Art Commission, Artery Project. Living Wall Design by David Brenner, Habitat Horticulture. Irrigation Design by Brent Bucknum, Hyphae Design Lab. Concept by Keith Agoda.

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Dimensions: 43‘w x 31‘h
Date Installed: April 2010
Location: Moss Room Restaurant, 55 Music Concourse Dr. San Francisco, CA 94118
Description: Emulating a lush California forest environment, the Moss Room living wall is comprised of 7 different types of ferns that naturally flow over the wet slate cladding. Swathes of lush ferns and exposed slate highlight the interplay of hard and soft textures. Shadows of Japanese river fish are projected onto the wall as the fish swim by.

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Living Column
Dimensions: 3.8‘w x 8‘h
Date Installed: March 2010
Location: New Resource Bank, 405 Howard St. #110, San Francisco, CA
Description: This piece has transformed what was a stark concrete pillar into a verdant living column that helps purify the air and provide a relaxing indoor environment for New Resource Bank’s employees and customers.
Additional: Living Wall Design and Composition by David Brenner

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Installation Date: 1/18/12
Dimensions: 2- 24" wide x 34" high
Details: Succulent living walls with reclaimed wooden frames
Additional: Living Wall Design and Composition by David Brenner

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Location: Willow Glen, California
Dimensions: 8'W x 4'H
Installation Date: November 2009
Additional: Living Wall Design and Composition by David Brenner

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Location: Saratoga, California
Dimensions: 8''W x 4''H
Installation Date: January 2010
Additional: Living Wall Design and Composition by David Brenner

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Location: Los Gatos, California
Dimensions: 8'W x 4'H
Installation Date: February 2010
Additional: Living Wall Design and Composition by David Brenner

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Dimensions: 4’h x 8’w
Date Installed: November 2009
Location: Private Residence, Saratoga, California
Description: "Capri” is a Mediterranean plant palette that is designed to create a colorful focal point in the garden from afar and an sensorial aromatic experience from close.
Additional: Living Wall Design and Composition by David Brenner

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Location: 40 Sheinken St., Tel Aviv, Israel
Dimensions: 9'W x 3.8'H
Installation Date: September 2011
Additional: Living Wall Design and Composition by David Brenner. A donation to the City of Tel Aviv.
Additional: Living Wall Design and Composition by David Brenner

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Habitat Horticulture created these living columns for West Valley College's gold medal exhibit garden for the San Francisco Flower & Garden Show 2012. Each one represents a different classical element (earth, wind, water, fire).
Additional: Living Wall Design and Composition by David Brenner

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