Thinc Design’s Tom Hennes and Amanda White, the Desert Discovery Center experience designers, were recently interviewed in a “Perspectives” show that aired on the Scottsdale Video Network. The full interview is available on You Tube.

Following are a few frequently asked questions, along with the design team’s video responses, which begin to provide a deeper understanding of the Desert Discovery Center concept:

 


What inspires you about the Desert Discovery Center Project?


Describe the types of experiences you’re considering for the Desert Discovery Center?


Why is the McDowell Sonoran Preserve location essential to the Desert Discovery Center experience?


How would the Desert Discovery Center maintain sensitivity to the McDowell Sonoran Preserve?


How would the Desert Discovery Center provide a different type of access to the McDowell Sonoran Preserve?


How does the current proposed project differ from previous concepts considered for the Desert Discovery Center?