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Parsing through the finalists for Pershing Square’s re-design




James Corner Field Operations with Frederick Fisher & Partners
James Corner Field Operations with Frederick Fisher & Partners
James Corner Field Operations with Frederick Fisher & Partners

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In an effort to freshen up Pershing Square Park in downtown Los Angeles, the city of Los Angeles commissioned a design contest and has whittled the finalists down to four.

The winning design will be chosen in May and the redesign project will be led by City Councilmember Jose Huizar.

Read more on the redesign, look at each finalist’s design, and vote in our poll here.

Guests:

Nate Berg, a journalist who’s covering the design competition process for the Pershing Square redesign for a forthcoming issue of Landscape Architecture Magazine

Christian Brown, KPCC reporter who’s been covering the story