First phase of Diller Scofidio + Renfro’s London linear park, The Tide, to open in July

            <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/92/92af5100c844ea8aa0c8dbf03b097440.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><a href="https://archinect.com/firms/cover/106441/diller-scofidio-renfro" rel="nofollow" >Diller Scofidio + Renfro</a> is well into the process of building a new linear park, this time in London's Greenwich Peninsula &mdash; making it the city's first riverfront linear park. Dubbed as &ldquo;The Tide&rdquo;, the 5-kilometer park will link cultural and social attractions across the peninsula. DS+R was commissioned to design the project back in September 2015, and the first phase is scheduled to open to the public on July 5.

Designed with architecture practice Neiheiser Argyros, the park is an elevated and ground-level walkway with programming split across both levels, resulting in a layered network of recreational, cultural, social, and wellness activities. 

Aerial view of Phase 1 of The Tide. Rendering: Uniform, courtesy of Diller Scofidio + Renfro.

Rendering: Uniform, courtesy of Diller Scofidio + Renfro.

The first phase of The Tide will be 1 kilometer long and comprise a linear public walkway featuring installations by renowned elevated gardens, pocket cafes, and a promontory overloo…

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