New York, NY
New York is a city of islands and water. Its waterways are the city's largest contiguous open space. The water is the connective tissue between boroughs and is in effect the sixth borough.
The mobile VELOAQUADROME will open up neighborhoods to the waterways and will make new york more liveable and attractive. enhancing the quality of life for everyone. It will improve the public experience of the waterways that surround New York - the Blue Network.
The VELOAQUADROME supports public recreation, promotes health and provides a unique vantage point from which to take in the urban environment. It encourages as well as promotes a safe, interactive and healthy community.
The VELOAQUADROME is the symbiosis of high innovation and a sustainable concept for the City of the Future.
The VELOAQUADROME is included in the publication By the City/For the City: An Atlas of Possibility for the Future of New York, published in 2011 by the Institute for Urban Design.
Location: New York, NY, US