Central Park NYC – Yitan sun and Jianshi wu propose to build 1,000-foot walls around the excavated central park all images by yitan sun and jianshi wu/courtesy of eVolo
This ‘hybrid multi-functional megastructure’ has been designed to make new york’s central park available to more people.
Central Park NYC, conceived by yitan sun and jianshi wu the proposal has been awarded first place in eVolo’s annual skyscraper competition.
Densely populated with skyscrapers, nature in manhattan comes in the form of a 1.3 square mile piece of land — central park.
However, as a consequence of its location, only a small percentage of new yorkers are able to benefit from this vast public garden each day.
Central Park is an urban park in New York City, between the Upper West and Upper East Sides of Manhattan. It is the fifth-largest park in the city, covering 843 acres.
It is the most visited urban park in the United States, with an estimated 42 million visitors annually as of 2016, and is the most filmed location in the world.
Main attractions include landscapes such as the Ramble and Lake, Hallett Nature Sanctuary, the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir, and Sheep Meadow; amusement attractions such as Wollman Rink, Central Park Carousel, and the Central Park Zoo
Recreational activities include carriage-horse and bicycle tours, bicycling, sports facilities, and concerts and events such as Shakespeare in the Park. Central Park is traversed by a system of roads and walkways and is served by public transportation.
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