Park(ing) Day 2019
A beach created in two parking places at
3300 W Broad St at MacTavish Avenue in Richmond, VA
Created by Carl Patow and Leila Ehtesham.

Two tons of sand, a hammock, a hand-rolled newspaper sunshade,
Sculpted PVC perimeter, inflatable seating, noodle sculptures and water.
Thanks to our supporters, including Riverside Brick,
the Highpoint and the American Society of Landscape Architects.
Event coordination by Venture Richmond

Winner, Award for Transformational Parklet, VentureRichmond 2019
Newspaper Rolls for Sunshade
Newspaper Rolls for Sunshade
Leila adding a frame to the sunshade
Leila adding a frame to the sunshade
Montage of MacTavish Beach
Montage of MacTavish Beach


Construction of MacTavish Beach in a time-lapse video.

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