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New Los Angeles “SkyPark” Concept Revealed at Uber Elevate 2019

Our “SkyPark” design concept supports the commercial launch of Uber Air in Los Angeles and serves the greater community, incorporating transit connectivity, sustainable performance and neighborhood placemaking with an expansive public amenity at ground level.

Posted: 06.12.2019


UC Irvine Middle Earth Expansion Opens at the Heart of Campus

The significant new residential and student-life center introduces higher density housing, dining, learning and amenity spaces along the central campus Ring Road.



The green roof atop Heartline’s timber office building features drifts of plant material to create a pattern similar to that of wood grain. Where the roof slopes, creating areas of greater soil volume, large perennials and shrubs are planted to give more seasonal color. In contrast, drifts of river cobble and sedums create patterns in the shallowest portions of the roof. Set within the planted wood grain are outdoor gathering spaces for the office building’s users. Learn more about the landscape design—from rooftop amenities to the public courtyard below—at this transit-oriented development in Portland’s Pearl District in our latest ideas post: “The Heartwood and the Seedling: Portland’s Pearl District Grows More Public Realm.” (clickable link in bio) Photos: @k7scott

Posted: 09.16.2019


Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

Insights into the making of Gordon Walker: A Poetic Architecture, a new book about the architecture and life of Mithun consulting principal Gordon Walker.



The Heartwood and the Seedling: Portland’s Pearl District Grows More Public Realm

Heartline’s landscape sets the project apart and ties it into the neighborhood as a whole.



Innovations to Address the Housing Crisis

Rail~Volution 2019

Vancouver, BC



DFC Leadership Summit on the Future of Environmental Responsibility

Design Futures Council

Minneapolis, MN