AND ITS EVERYDAY DELIGHTS……….Clients: Gateway Foundation & the City of St. LouisDesigners: Nelson Byrd Woltz Landscape Arc...
CITYGARDEN   EXISTING SITE 2007
OPENING DAY, JULY 2009Clients: Gateway Foundation & City of St. Louis
A concurrent Gateway Foundation sponsored Mall Master PlanCitygarden is 2 blocks within a 16 block context
NORTH                      AT &T               CHESTNUT STREETWEST                                             EASTCivil  ...
Empty, forlorn, used mostly for smoking breaks
KEY SITE ISSUES &ELEMENTS* ACCESSIBLE* SCULPTURES / TACTILE* SHADE / SUN* CLIMATE* WATER* PLANTS / GARDENS* LIGHTING* CAFE
QUALITIESSOUGHT:* Beautiful* Serene* Delightful* Whimsical* Comfortable* Mysterious* Magical* Entertaining* Educational
THE SCULPTURE
DESIGN INFLUENCES:local & regional hydrology, geologynatural & cultural histories
SITE WALLS : INSPIRATION FROM THE RIVERS
THE PLAN THAT EMERGED
THE DIAGRAM OF KEY AREAS    CHESTNUT STREET GROVES – “upland forest”    CENTRAL GREEN –”floodplain”    MARKET STREET GARDE...
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711

521 views

Published on

Published in: Travel, Business
0 Comments
1 Like
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total views
521
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
1
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
18
Comments
0
Likes
1
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Generating Value: Creating Urban Open Space with the Power to Transform (Amanda Burden) - ULI Fall Meeting - 102711

  1. 1. AND ITS EVERYDAY DELIGHTS……….Clients: Gateway Foundation & the City of St. LouisDesigners: Nelson Byrd Woltz Landscape Architects & Studio Durham Architects
  2. 2. CITYGARDEN EXISTING SITE 2007
  3. 3. OPENING DAY, JULY 2009Clients: Gateway Foundation & City of St. Louis
  4. 4. A concurrent Gateway Foundation sponsored Mall Master PlanCitygarden is 2 blocks within a 16 block context
  5. 5. NORTH AT &T CHESTNUT STREETWEST EASTCivil 9TH Gateway OneCourts 8TH 10TH MARKET STREET Bank of America SOUTH
  6. 6. Empty, forlorn, used mostly for smoking breaks
  7. 7. KEY SITE ISSUES &ELEMENTS* ACCESSIBLE* SCULPTURES / TACTILE* SHADE / SUN* CLIMATE* WATER* PLANTS / GARDENS* LIGHTING* CAFE
  8. 8. QUALITIESSOUGHT:* Beautiful* Serene* Delightful* Whimsical* Comfortable* Mysterious* Magical* Entertaining* Educational
  9. 9. THE SCULPTURE
  10. 10. DESIGN INFLUENCES:local & regional hydrology, geologynatural & cultural histories
  11. 11. SITE WALLS : INSPIRATION FROM THE RIVERS
  12. 12. THE PLAN THAT EMERGED
  13. 13. THE DIAGRAM OF KEY AREAS CHESTNUT STREET GROVES – “upland forest” CENTRAL GREEN –”floodplain” MARKET STREET GARDENS –”river terrace”

×