In Progress....

 

work completed while at !melk landscape architecture and urban design

 Buildings and streets as barriers to a unified public realm.

Buildings and streets as barriers to a unified public realm.

 Pedestrian paths from hotels and parking bypassed a great deal of the "Disney Experience"

Pedestrian paths from hotels and parking bypassed a great deal of the "Disney Experience"

 Existing "immersion zone" is completley bypassed by a majority of guests arriving from Disney's structure parking.

Existing "immersion zone" is completley bypassed by a majority of guests arriving from Disney's structure parking.

 Existing hotels and hotel parking

Existing hotels and hotel parking

 Desired hotel district of the future

Desired hotel district of the future

 Reorganized pedestrian flows to focus on experiential procession

Reorganized pedestrian flows to focus on experiential procession

 Unique identity as the pedestrian processes through the space. Each zone has a unique experience and function to move the user through the space.

Unique identity as the pedestrian processes through the space. Each zone has a unique experience and function to move the user through the space.

 Future overall program diagram

Future overall program diagram

 Overall plan

Overall plan

 Section at new hotel district

Section at new hotel district

 Section through "the under" at the main plaza between Disneyland and the California Adventure Park

Section through "the under" at the main plaza between Disneyland and the California Adventure Park

 Section at the east esplanade exiting towards new parking 

Section at the east esplanade exiting towards new parking 

 Walking towards the main plaza from the East Esplanade

Walking towards the main plaza from the East Esplanade

 Looking towards the bridge from the East Esplanade

Looking towards the bridge from the East Esplanade

 Exiting the structured parking deck and into a fully immersive pedestiran realm.

Exiting the structured parking deck and into a fully immersive pedestiran realm.

 Looking out of the monorail going towards downtown Disney

Looking out of the monorail going towards downtown Disney

 The main plaza's "carrots"

The main plaza's "carrots"