Getting to Know West 8, the Architecture Firm Replacing Gehry on the Lincoln Park Project
Frank Gehry has officially been replaced on Miami Beach's Lincoln Park project -- the outdoor, 2.5-acre space leading up to the Gehry-designed New World Symphony -- after the famed architect couldn't stick to budget. The selection committee has chosenWest 8
, a Dutch firm specializing in contemporary landscape architecture. (Update
: We just got off the phone with a representative from the New World Symphony. The City of Miami Beach still has to approve the selection before it's finalized.)
Part of the firm's plan for Playa de Palma 2008, Mallorca, Spain
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