Senior Associate James Corner Field Operations Brooklyn, New York
The Underline will transform the land below Miami’s elevated Metrorail into a 10-mile linear park and ecological corridor. During this session, the project’s designers lead a tour of the existing site conditions that inspired the park’s vision and a visit to the first built half mile of the project.
$40 per person by 6/9; $55 after 6/9; includes water. Moderate walking.
Gain insight into the design process of a large-scale public space- from site analysis to framework plan to detailed design and construction.
Learn about how a leftover infrastructural space can be reclaimed and transformed it into a connected ecological corridor set within a dense urban area.
Understand key criteria for designing a safe, off-road, multi-modal linear parks.
Explore how multiple programmatic approaches can be cohesively incorporated into one park, attracting a variety of users and encouraging activation while preserving a recognizable and cohesive design vocabulary.