Design intentions Architecture as landscape and as sculpture
The concept of the ArtsPark is the integration of landscape and art through human discovery. “It was conceived as an integrated artwork that transforms from an organic landscape into a constructed landscape; ultimately, the ArtsPark is architecture as landscape and as sculpture.”
Public art project that takes the form of a ten-acre park. Located in downtown Hollywood the ArtsPark was conceived as an integrated artwork that transforms from an organic landscape into a constructed landscape, The ArtsPark provides daily, interactive, cultural experiences for the general public and comprises multiple activity spaces without walls designed for the activities that occur within them including a place designed for sedate activity, a highly interactive Children’s Play Area The ArtsPark is a civic landmark that was created through strong female leadership; many women contributed to the realization of the project including Mayor of Hollywood Mara Giulianti and is now open to the public
The design, led by Project Designer Margi Nothard, includes site-specific artworks blended with unique natural aspects of the South Florida landscape.