Metropolitan Artificial 63 Flushing Ave, Brooklyn, NY11205 Metropolitan Artificial is a full-service, multi-purpose landscape designer. The bulk of its clients come from the…More entertainment industry. The company designs and builds backdrops for TV shows, on and off Broadway performances and movies. The settings can range from a sunny beach to a winter forest scene, complete with snow. Not everything here is artificial, though. Metropolitan also sells live plants and flowers out of an affiliated location in Manhattan.