August 6 2015

— Interview with David Belt + Nicko Elliott at G.27 Global Campus

Archipreneur met with Macro Sea Founder David Belt and Design Director Nicko Elliott at the site of the G.27 Global Campus in Berlin for a tour and to get their thoughts on Macro Sea’s history, development approach, current projects, and advice to others interested in developing their own projects.

July 9 2014

— ‘If You Can Think It, We Can Make It’: A Look Inside Brooklyn’s New Lab

A new video posted on gives a us quick look around the New Lab Beta space as well as the opportunity to hear several New Lab Beta tenants talk about the exciting projects they are currently working on and New Lab co-founder Scott Cohen explain his vision for the project.

June 7 2014

— New Lab Beta Tenant’s Work Selected for Venice Biennale

More exciting news!

New Lab Beta tenant, Terreform ONE, has been selected to exhibit at the upcoming 2014 International Architecture Exhibition of the Venice Biennale, directed by Dutch architect Rem Koolhass.

The Global Art Affairs Foundation, under the guidance of the Biennale’s Director, has nominated Terreform ONE’s BioMap City, a forecast of the world population distribution in the next 100 years modeled by combining all the world cities together as one continuous growth system, as part of the official selection for the exhibitions of the Venice Biennale that will run from Saturday 7th June to Sunday 23rd November 2014 where they expect over 100,000 visitors.


June 5 2014

— New Lab Beta Tenant The Living Selected as YAP Winner

Macro Sea is proud to announce that current New Lab Beta tenant The Living (David Benjamin) has recently been selected as the winner of MoMA 1014 Young Architects Program. The proposed project, entitled “Hy-Fi”, is an example of innovative bio-design, utilizing new building materials to create a 100% organic, compostable, and near-zero carbon emission structure that will temporarily transform MoMA PS1’s outdoor courtyard this summer.

December 4 2013

— GLASSPHEMY! Featured in MoMA’s Design and Violence Exhibition

Last year, the Museum of Modern Art launched an ongoing online curatorial experiment titled Design and Violence, pairing critical thinkers with examples of challenging and controversial design work. MoMA invited Macro Sea to include GLASSPHEMY!, our visceral recycling center, in the exhibition, and we are honored to be part of such a groundbreaking and thought-provoking virtual installation.

October 3 2013

— David Belt: Viable Manufacturing

In his presentation on Viable Manufacturing at PechaKucha NYC’s October 3rd event, “Makers & Shakers: New Manufacturing for the Small Business and the Big Picture,”  David talks about the history of manufacturing in the last 10 years, the future of new digital trends and the role of creative company structures like that of New Lab, which breed  new ways of thinking about design, manufacturing, and innovation in the US.