In Spring 2017, the Downtown Austin Alliance commissioned XYZ Atlas: Congress Avenue between Lady Bird Lake and the Texas State Capitol in the heart of downtown Austin, Texas. The above map made in ArcScene for GIS was a collaboration with Sean Christopher.
The project’s results will inform a larger place-making initiative that involves the Urban Design Initiative of the City of Austin.
In March and April, 373 people took an 8 question survey to answer where they had significant experiences on Congress Avenue. The stories of Congress Avenue, and the images of the project by Jennifer Ramos were beautiful, so we documented the project with an online catalog that you can read here: