Reactivating the In-Between
//Academic/Landscape Architecture/Urban Design
This studio was an exploration of scale, working from the regional to the city and down to specific interventions and designs. Our site was Camden, NJ, a complex and deteriorated urban environment: economically, socially and environmentally.
My analysis of the city showed that it has been abandoned by commercial retailers. In addition, distinct identifiable neighborhoods have grown in the areas ...
For this 4 week project, each student was assigned a 60'x60' plot on a former industrial site adjacent to the Delaware River. My site straddled an abandoned shipping warehouse, a loading dock, and a truck and rail loading pad now overtaken by pioneer vegetation. The site has become home to marginal uses such as skateboarding, socializing, and temporary housing ...
City Parks Assocation Website
The City Parks Association of Philadelphia is a non-profit organization established in 1888 to stimulate visionary thinking about natural resources and open space in urban communities. They asked me to redesign their website to better promote their organization, events, and research.
In addition to designing the visual aesthetic of the site, I worked with the client to create an appropriate ...
East Falls Neighborhood Plan
This project was for the first year Planning Problems Workshop in the City Planning department at Penn. I worked with a team of 4 other planning students to develop a neighborhood plan for the East Falls Development Corporation. The following is the introduction to our final report. You can download the full report using the link to the right.