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Exploring How the 'Dryline' Could Transform Manhattan's Coast

Architect Bjarke Ingels introduced New York to his fantastical "Big U" plan more than two years, enticing Manhattanites with the idea of a lushly planted park that would protect the island from future Hurricane Sandy-like storms. Plans based on the designs have actually moved forward since the city-hosted designed competition deemed Ingels's idea the best, and research is ongoing as to how this city-saving landscape could be built.

Curbed NY has the full story and more renderings. >>