Category Archives: competition

For the Birds?

An interesting discussion has been developing regarding the City Arch River Competition: is “birding” realistic as program?  Alex Ihnen at Urban STL has criticized the MVVA proposal’s Avian Research Center as, “unlikely to draw casual tourists despite the relatively large … Continue reading

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CityArchRiver finalist videos

The five finalists from the City Arch River competition are now available on Youtube.  It is interesting to note the different styles of video: which ones used images of St. Louis as it exists today, and which relied exclusively on … Continue reading

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