Archinect - News 2014-10-25T12:25:38-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/111407968/harlem-may-get-its-own-high-line-park Harlem May Get Its Own High Line Park Diane Pham 2014-10-16T12:04:00-04:00 >2014-10-21T23:24:53-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/f9/f98ktjz0i9lrm5y8.jpg" width="514" height="342" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>A new proposal called 'Harlem Promenade' developed by the Housing Partnership could bring not only 2,000 additional affordable housing units to Washington Heights, but also an elevated railway park akin to the High Line. The park would be built atop a portion of Amtrak rail lines and would finally offer locals a safe and easy connection to the waterfront parks and recreation along the Hudson.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/80088428/vincent-scully-prize-awarded-to-friends-of-the-high-line-co-founders-joshua-david-robert-hammond Vincent Scully Prize Awarded to Friends of the High Line Co-Founders Joshua David & Robert Hammond Justine Testado 2013-08-22T20:22:00-04:00 >2013-08-26T19:08:35-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/jc/jcbefx26h2me0f0v.jpg" width="514" height="337" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The National Building Museum has awarded Joshua David and Robert Hammond the fifteenth Vincent Scully Prize for their New York City urban revitalization project, High Line. After the first section of the High Line opened in 2009, it became a catalyst for the renewal and investment of Manhattan's West Side. The project is viewed as an inspirational model for other repurpose projects and community activism worldwide.</p></em><br /><br /><p> Click <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/2191/high-line" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">here</a> to see more High Line news on Archinect.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/25949887/above-grade-new-york-city-s-high-line Above Grade: New York City's High Line Archinect 2011-11-01T14:56:03-04:00 >2011-11-01T14:56:04-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/c7/c72f71114b6cad62c744b263290d2fbf.jpg" width="514" height="360" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>When, in June 2009, the High Line Park opened to the public, it was declared an almost unqualified success. Some architecture critics nit-picked the design, but basically they endorsed it, and ordinary folk (I include myself in that category), less fastidious, greeted it with enthusiasm.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/9690912/editor-s-picks-215 Editor's Picks #215 Nam Henderson 2011-06-12T17:49:50-04:00 >2011-06-13T11:30:04-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/3i/3iz3kjhgsx6axbvb.jpg" width="514" height="449" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Inhabitat was on the scene to bring us exclusive photos of the new High Line Park extension, Section 2. However the article caused one of Archinect's resident landscape architects, Barry Lehrman to note "I'm getting tired of all the folks (cough.. architects... cough) who only credit DS+R for the Highline - DS+R maybe, just maybe deserved 20% of the credit for the design, with Field Operations responsible for at least 80% of what you see..."</p></em><br /><br /><p> We <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/7386970/slipstream-an-exploration-of-spatial-turbulence-inspired-by-the-drawings-of-lebbeus-woods-and-leonardo-da-vinci" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">featured</a> the Slipstream Pavilion located at Pennsylvania State University, designed by PSU DigiFAB. The pavillion is an exploration of spatial turbulence and is inspired by the drawings of Lebbeus Woods and Leonardo Da Vinci.</p> <p> Member <strong>esfk</strong> offers the following critique of the project "<em>turbulence and slipstream describe fluid processes; or at the very least dynamic, shifting relations. this project completely sidesteps these aspirations, instead settling for surface applique...this is absolutely valid as a parametric exercise -- but the veneer of sexy words and concepts is pathetic, irritating, and decays in the turbulent slipstream of pseudo-academic diarrhea.</em>"</p> <p> <strong>News</strong></p> <p> Inhabitat was on the scene to bring us exclusive photos of the new <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/9106134/a-first-look-at-section-2-of-new-york-s-high-line-park#CommentsAnchor" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">High Line Park extension, Section 2</a>. However the article caused one of Archinect's resident landscape architects, <strong>barry lehrman</strong> to note "<em>I'm getting tired of all the folks (cough.. architects... cough) who only credit DS+R for the Highline&nbsp; - DS+...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/9106134/a-first-look-at-section-2-of-new-york-s-high-line-park A First Look at Section 2 of New York's High Line Park MikeChino 2011-06-07T16:11:28-04:00 >2011-11-24T09:05:52-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/6i/6ienh0q8jb629vrj.jpg" width="514" height="352" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The High Line, New York City&rsquo;s most exciting and innovative linear park, just opened its second section to the public &ndash; and Inhabitat was on the scene to bring you exclusive photos of the new extension! We finally experienced the Falcone Flyover, Viewing Spur, Chelsea Thicket and other exciting new features, and we descended from the experienced with our heads still in the clouds &ndash; read on for our exclusive first look at The High Line, Section 2.</p></em><br /><br /><p> Inhabitat has exclusive photos of the opening day of New York's high line park - hit the jump to see the new park in its entirety - from the Chelsea Thicket to the Falcone Flyover and beyond.</p>