Community Design & Regional Planning
The University of South Florida, in conjunction with the National Endowment for the Arts invited designers to participate in an international urban design competition to envision a new interface between the City of Tampa, FL and the Hillsborough River. Utilizing Landscape Urbanism as a lens, [re]stitch Tampa seeks to refocus the Hillsborough River as a SOCIAL, ECONOMIC, and ECOLOGIC spine for Tampa.
Genesis provided environmental and regulatory research as well as ground truthing and critical input as local Engineers, Researchers, and Planners. Our submission was chosen from a field of over 40 international submittals by teams from all over the U.S., China, Australia, and Europe.
Other members of this international design team led by Luis Mola of Mola + Winkelmueller Architekten GmbH BDA included Miguel Prados Sanchez and Pablo Benitez Adame Arquitectos of Spain, Kronawitter Urban Ecology of New York and Berlin, JFS Engineering of New Jersey, Buro Happold of Berlin, and Krafft-Wehberg Landscape Architecture and Development.