"You may want to check out this documentary from Australia on the subject.
Skateboarding VS Architecture: A Study of Public Space and Materiality in Auckland City
’Paramana’ central square of Thermi…"
A project you may want to look at as a case study would be:
Powhatan Springs Park ~Oculus
A great inspirational firm is Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG). They designed a multipurpose space denoting space for activities by changing material…"
"Couple of questions:
- was this designed with the intent of being a skate park or was it "commandeered" by skateboarders?
- how is it integrated into the remainder of the park? That is...is it set within the main path or is the…"
"If it is a public park area meant to be for everyone and not just skateboards, the preference would be to keep the uses separate. Around the city, the skateboarders have taken over various parks and thing that were never meant to be skated upon and…"
"I'm all about this concept. I did a project in school that incorporated a skatepark into the campus of a corporation I invented. The company was a clothing/pads/accessories manufacturer, and the skatepark was located in a central courtyard and…"
I have a young LA friend who has an upcoming project.....a skatepark project. My recommendations to him was to do some research and find a "skatepark design consultant"...and do a joint venture with that consultant…"
In the past I've used both M-Color and Illustrator to create high quality renderings with linework from CAD. Are there other programs (newer or better), to create renderings? I've heard Impressions, but have not used it yet. Would like see what…Continue
I've put up a couple of discussions in the past regarding tools and methods for site measuring to supplement a survey or for a small project. Back in November I saw the video below and decided to buy the Disto S910 because of its ability to export a…Continue
I passed a section of the LARE in 2015 but haven't had time to take another section since. I can't find anywhere on the CLARB website, or anywhere else, how long the exam result is valid - anyone have any idea? I don't want to wait too long to…Continue