Diller Scofidio + Renfro & James Corner Field Operations. The Highline Park

Project description

the Highline's story

TIMES architectural critic Vincent Lacayo with Scofidio at Highline Park today.

- built on an abandoned elevated railroad
- the paving system consists of individual pre-cast concrete planks with open joints to encourage emergent growth like wild grass through cracks in the sidewalk

click : The Highline Park official site
click : James Corner Field Op official site
click : Diller Scofidio + Renfro's official site
click : info at archrecord
click : info and more images at architecturelab


1 comment:

  1. The paving system is great, very creative, but the path is too narrow from my point of view. People almost bump one another. Watch the last of the 3 videos and prove it yourself.


please let us know what you think or know about the project

Note: Only a member of this blog may post a comment.