If you tell someone Cincinnati’s identity
is connected to water, they’ll probably assume you’re talking about the
Ohio River. Yes, there is that. But it’s also about the role of outdoor public fountains in the city's history and recent resurgence.
Outdoor living allows people to enjoy nearly all the comforts of indoors in a truly open and airy setting. The evolution of weather-resistant products now makes it possible to actually enjoy an outdoor living space without sacrificing style or comfort.
What happens when talented teenagers are teamed with design professionals and asked to interpret “green” concepts in billboard-like format? Plenty happens, as can be seen in The Outdoor Museum, or TOM, in Eden Park now through May 31.