The 10 Best Parks for Design Lovers

We’d be remiss not to involve 1 of the world’s iconic and most awe-inspiring landmarks, Central Park, located in the coronary heart of New York Metropolis. There are many sides to this inexperienced oasis, from the Central Park Zoo to the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir, Sheep Meadow, and Strawberry Fields. Renowned movie star interior designer Brigitte Romanek, founder of Romanek Style Studio, finds inspiration from the pleasure she sees the park provide other folks. “I bear in mind the initial time I walked into the park: It was a big surprise to me that anything so stunning, green, and lush could exist in the center of this city atmosphere,” she has instructed Advert Pro. “I make sure to carry greenery into my client’s homes and my personal dwelling.”

Paley Park, a pocket park in New York Metropolis.

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Paley Park

Locale: New York City

“Paley Park on East 53rd Road is a single of my beloved parks and an occasional day place,” claims Christine Gachot, principal of Gachot Studios. “In what feels like a hidden escape from the active town, the park has a 20-foot h2o wall that is wonderfully lit from under at night time. It’s this graphic that has frequented a variety of project mood boards, like that of the Brooklyn Tower kitchens I recently designed. The kitchen palette was motivated by the tones of Paley Park’s drinking water wall. Inside of the black body of granite countertops and laminate cupboards, a polished bronze mirror backsplash references the reflectivity of the water, even though etched bronze mirror recessed higher cupboards provide a heat glow inside the house.”

Jardin des Dunes et des Vents at the Parc de La Villette in Paris.

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Jardin des Dunes et des Vents at the Parc de La Villette

Locale: Paris

“My architecture studio made the pilgrimage to the Parc de La Villette when I was at the Rhode Island Faculty of Design finding out for a Bachelor of Architecture,” claims Krista Ninivaggi, principal and inside style chief at Woods Bagot. “We were being there mainly to visit and sketch the [Bernard] Tschumi follies. That is when we discovered a playground that went unsung in our architectural heritage lessons. Twelve of us overgrown ‘kids’ snuck on to the playground and danced all over for just about an hour. The playground is produced of all forms of diverse mechanisms to go your physique about in fun and abnormal techniques. Honestly, the creations resembled matters we have seen in cartoons more than true life. The house is pure delight. I think about that working day and that house generally.”