The Synanthrope Preserve

The Synanthrope Preserve is a collection of immersive audio and augmented reality experiences throughout New York City. Urban nature is a habitat for many synanthropic animals that live and thrive close to humans, such as pigeons, raccoons and rats. Each tour focuses on a different synanthropic animal and its habitat.

About Us

Gal Nissim

A New York based, multidisciplinary artist and researcher who bridges art, science, and technology to create interactive work that invites participants to explore the dynamic relationship between nature, culture, and human-made environments.

Jessica Scott-Dutcher

An experience designer and recent Master’s graduate from ITP at Tisch NYU. Jess is into researching, designing, prototyping, and developing both software and real world experiences to drive human behavior.