Oasis Design Group is committed to revitalizing urban areas and small towns. It designs urban environments that are safe, functional, economically viable, socially desirable, and aesthetically pleasant-places where people want to live, work, relax, and socialize. Oasis understands the attributes of these places and how to create a “sense of place” for cities, suburbs, and towns that emphasize their unique attributes.
- Has an urban design and planning portfolio that includes urban riverfronts, streetscapes, plazas, mixed-use developments, and rooftop gardens at a variety of levels.
- Is passionate in designing, creating, and enhancing urban streetscapes that have a distinct sense of place.
- Is sought-after expert on urban design; an Oasis Principal discussed “How to Create Signature Streets that Spur Vibrant Social Activity and Civic Engagement” at International Making Cities Livable Conference.
Streetscape at Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Former Northwestern Memorial Hospital patient Maggie Daley, wife of former Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley, encouraged the hospital to beautify itself and give Chicagoans a signature streetscape to lift the spirits of patients and visitors. As a result, the Hospital hired Oasis Design Group to redesign four streets adjacent to the Hospital in downtown Chicago. Continue reading
Main Street Streetscape and Downtown Urban Analysis
Oasis Design Group provided a Main Street streetscape and downtown urban analysis for the historic Town of Sykesville, Maryland. Continue reading
As one street in a new street grid, Justison Street is a new “main” street at Christina Riverfront and an entrance gateway that connects downtown Wilmington to the new Riverfront district, a 33-arce urban redevelopment on former brownfield sites. Continue reading