July 2013

Chinatown poster

UPDATED! RiverFirst riverfront Movie Series, Mondays, Aug 5-12-19

July 31, 2013 by Janette Law

Food Trucks Cancelled for tonight, Aug 19 (But, as they say, the show must go on! … 15 mins after sunset) Hit the Upper Riverfront for three weeks of great views – on screen and off! Featuring two food trucks nightly! (Click on poster to download pdf)

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Eye on Flinders Street Station Design Competition

July 24, 2013 by Janette Law

Down under, the Victorian Coalition Government is overseeing a wildly inspiring design competition to rejuvenate one of the city’s most recognized historic places and its busiest train station. Over 150,000 people use Flinders Street Station daily. Built in 1910 and located in the heart of the Central Business District, Flinders Street Station now “needs to.....

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siteseeing kids

What’s yours, mine or ours? Questions SiteSeeing kids ask–and answer (photos)

by Janette Law

Spencer Bauer, design curriculum co-instructor and landscape architecture graduate student, fills us in on what the SiteSee-ers have been up to: We were working with concepts of land ownership and usage, focusing on the themes of “mine, ours, and theirs.” We had a brief discussion in the classroom before hitting the trail with worksheets set.....

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News release | SCAPE with Rogers Marvel named Water Works park designers

July 8, 2013 by Janette Law

Team will collaborate extensively with Central Riverfront master planning team on way to early 2014 design Minneapolis, Minn. – SCAPE and Rogers Marvel will shape one of the most dynamic destinations on the Mississippi River, the Minneapolis Parks Foundation and Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board announced today. The team was selected to create a schematic.....

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SiteSeeing kids re-map their neighborhood (photos)

July 3, 2013 by Janette Law

Last week, we told you about our SiteSeeing schoolagers going “Walk-About,” or exploring the neighborhood from a design perspective. This week, co-instructor Spencer Bauer tells us how the students from Webber Park Rec+ summer childcare used their research.

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