Innovative Strategies: systems and spatial networks, vision plans, and implementation scenarios that affect change

Inspiring Places: destination spaces with physical, cultural and social identity

Optimized Connections: leveraging public infrastructure to create a larger, accessible environment

storrow|kinsella,  an award-winning planning and design studio in Indianapolis, is dedicated to the creation of strategies, places and connections in the public realm. The studio applies systems thinking and design expertise to development of innovative strategies, inspiring places, and optimized connections. We partner with engaged clients to discover and realize near and long term quality of life imperatives guided by a vision of the possible. 

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Join us tonight for the Premiere Showing of the PBS Special, 10 Parks That Changed America
Join us tonight for the Premiere Showing of the PBS Special, 10 Parks That Changed America
PBS Senior Producer Dan Protess  will host the Indianapolis premiere of the PBS Special, "10 Parks that Changed America" at Garfield Park Art Center, in Indianapolis. The showing, Tuesday April 12 from 7-9 pm, is open to the public and free. Popcorn will be served! Dan will introduce the[more]
Promethean Walk|the Gift of Fire: an emerging civic space
Promethean Walk|the Gift of Fire: an emerging civic space
Visit the Promethean Walk Campaign An exciting development  is occurring near the corner of Massachusetts and College Avenues. Indianapolis Professional Firefighters Local Union 416 is expanding its headquarters there and consolidating its campus to better serve both its membership of over 2[more]
Karst Farm Greenway named 2015 Outstanding Indiana Trail Project
Karst Farm Greenway named 2015 Outstanding Indiana Trail Project
The Karst Farm Greenway in Monroe County, Indiana received the 2015 Outstanding Indiana Trail Project award from the Indiana Greenways Foundation at its annual meeting in Indianapolis. The three-mile long paved bicycle and pedestrian trail, in the rapidly developing west side of Monroe County,[more]
Cincinnati Design Awards
Cincinnati Design Awards
It is great to see cross-discipline collaboration in the placemaking professions.  The Cincinnati Design Awards program, now in its nineteenth year, is a joint program of Cincinnati area architecture,  interior design, experiential graphic design, and landscape architecture profess[more]
June 2015: East 10th Street Gateway Revisited
June 2015: East 10th Street Gateway Revisited
We revisited the  gateway recently and found Carl Leck's murals still powerful, the plant material thriving, and tons of walkers and cyclists moving smoothly from the Monon to the Cultural Trail and to and from the Near Eastdside neighborhoods on a beautiful Sunday. We also experienced a new[more]

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