ABOUT PORT

PORT is a leading-edge design consultancy whose work focuses on the analysis, visioning, design and implementation of new forms of collective space and public realm, ranging in scale from plazas, parks and public waterfronts, to institutional framework plans and regional planning strategies.

The practice synthesizes professional expertise in urban design, landscape architecture, architecture, ecology and urban planning in order to provide the hybrid model of design services necessary to negotiate today’s complex public realm challenges.

Clients + Collaborators:

  • Active Transportation Alliance
  • The Art Institute of Chicago
  • Archeworks
  • The Aslan Foundation
  • The Chicago Architecture Biennial
  • The Chicago Architecture Foundation
  • Chicago Ideas Week
  • The Chicago Central Area Committee
  • The University of Chicago Arts and Public Life
  • The Chicago Loop Alliance
  • Denver Dept. of Parks and Recreation
  • Downtown Cleveland Alliance
  • Fairmount Park Conservancy
  • Friends of Lakeview
  • The University of Illinois-Chicago
  • Jonathan Kurtz Architects
  • LA River Corps
  • Lakeview Chamber of Commerce
  • LendLease
  • MANA Contemporary Art Gallery
  • Openlands
  • Perkins + Will
  • Philadelphia Horticultural Society
  • Public Architecture
  • R^2 Companies
  • Sanders Pace Architecture
  • Skidmore, Owings and Merrill
  • Studio/lab
  • MAS Studio
  • Northcenter Chamber of Commerce
  • The NY Regional Planning Association
  • Theaster Gates Studio
  • Tigerman McCurry Architects
  • Weathers
  • Westlake, Reed, Leskosky
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