Miami faces an unprecedented environmental disaster: inundated by rising tides not only from the coast, but from the porous bedrock below the city.

Nevertheless, real estate speculation continues unchecked. Harnessing the problematics of the 20th century to address the challenges of the 21st, Miami New Grounds proposes a re-use of the Port of Miami’s fuel barrels into a self-aggregating network of new islands in Biscayne Bay.

Galen Pardee is a designer and researcher in New York City.

Founder, “Territories of Territory Extraction”

Brandeis University + Columbia University GSAPP Graduate.

Co-founding FARMer.

galen.pardee (at) gmail (dot) com


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