Development of a public-private-partnership project of adidas Skateboarding and the city of Paris. We set up workshops with user representatives and project-partners aiming to establish a custom-fit concept for the redesign of a youth centers' skatepark section in the heart of Paris' 11th district. The mission here: Optimizing utilization of limited space while aligning beginners' and pros' requirements and desires – and of course coming up with some slick looks…!
Color concept with 19-93 agency.
+ Format: Transparent Planning Office
In order to make participation processes in public space more accessible and easier for all parties to understand, we have developed the format of the transparent planning office. Here public planners and citizens come together directly at a (working) table not only to discuss ideas, but also to test their professional feasibility and to promote an understanding of feasibility limits: "Take a look at the plan here, where should it go, the city forest in the pedestrian zone? We can draw it in together..."
Photos: Thibault Lenours