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 Drawing Agency: a design and research practice based in New York City.

Currently, he is the 2019-2020 LeFevre Emerging Practitioner Fellow at the Knowlton School, The Ohio State University

Founder, “Territories of Territory Extraction”

Brandeis University + Columbia University GSAPP Graduate.

Co-founding FARMer.

galen.pardee (at) gmail (dot) com


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