Public Plaza by Mikyoung Kim

Mikyoung Kim Spotlights The 888 Boylston Street Public Plaza

Mikyoung Kim , the creative mind behind the highlighted work Mikyoung Kim 's 888 Boylston Street Public Plaza explicates, Located in the heart of Boston’s historic Back Bay neighborhood, the design of the Prudential Plaza highlights the wind patterns on site through such innovative elements as seemingly wind-swept, carved granite planters and a grove of forty-four color-changing steel light columns, each capped with a sculptural wind vane that moves with the wind. These “light vanes” transform this urban plaza into a living wind map. Designed in conjunction with the new 888 Boylston Street tower, the plaza has become an epicentre for retail, dining, and civic events in downtown Boston..

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