Pratt Presents Little Island: An Online Panel Discussion
- Online Event
- October 19, 2021 at 6:30 PM - 11:59 PM
Little Island: An Online Panel Discussion
Co-presented by Pratt’s School of Architecture
Tuesday, October 19, at 6:30 PM
Free and open to the public; reservations required
Mat Cash, Heatherwick Studio
Robert Hammond, Co-Founder and Executive Director, the High Line
Signe Nielsen, Mathews Nielsen Landscape Architects and Pratt’s School of Architecture
Trish Santini, Executive Director, Little Island
Moderated by Michael Kimmelman, The New York Times
Please join us for an online panel discussion about one of New York City’s newest and most dynamic parks, Little Island. The conversation will focus on the collaborative work that went into the park’s construction along the transforming Hudson River Park, the diverse community of visitors the park serves, and how landscape architecture and access to urban green space can create a more equitable, revitalized New York. Featuring a panel of experts who have been intimately involved with the design and running of the park, the panel will be moderated by Michael Kimmelman, The New York Times’ architecture critic.
This is a pre-recorded event.
Pratt Presents is supported by The TD Charitable Foundation.
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