title. Staten Island [ Amped ] Ecotones, Columbia GSAPP

date. Summer Semester, 2016

city. Stapleton, Staten Island, New York

descriptionA multi-scalar urban design project in the city of Stapleton which considers the geographical conditions and the flood risk situation the city faces. The design empowers Staten Island Biodiversity and introduces new ways in which humans and nature could be integrated in an urban context, throughout a sustainable design.

teamDissa Pidanti Raras and Paul Xiaopu Wang

publication. Abstract Catalog 2017

Final Review Video of the Urban Design proposal for Stapleton, Staten Island
Perspectives showing the Biodiversity Pockets proposed along Bay Street, leveraging underused spaces in the city like dead end streets and vacant lots