As ANÂ just reported, five teams have shared their plans for the new Presidio Parklands, aÂ 13-acre recreational site lying between Crissy Field and the Presidioâ€™s Main Post. The schemesÂ follow on the heels of a the Presidio Trust’s rejection last February of three teams’ proposals for a nearby cultural center. The winner will be chosen this January. SeeÂ below for slideshows of allÂ the available renderingsÂ of theÂ projects. The teamsâ€”invited to compete last Marchâ€”took their proposals quite far in terms of detailing and strategy. Be sure to read more about the project here.
A short time from now in a neighborhood not far, far awayâ€¦ filmmaker extraordinaire George Lucas may land his art and film museum in Chicago. The move comes after the filmmaker’s bid to build the museum in San Francisco fell through last year. Read More