Greenway ideas from Boston design contest
Four buildings have been scrapped. See what could have been.
The Boston Society of Architects' recently announced the winner and runner-up of the annual Rotch design competition, a sort of American Idol for young architects. This year's winner of the Rotch Travelling Scholarship was Christopher Karlson of Cambridge, who receives $37,000 and will spend eight months traveling the world studying architecture.
For this year's competition, the five finalists were tasked with designing an ecological gym and athletic fields as part of a "vital and active public space" on the Rose F. Kennedy Greenway.
Click through to see the designs from the contest's winner and runner-up.