Chicago’s Olympic 2016 bud organizers have changed the location of the aquatics centre to the west side of Washington Park next to the proposed Olympic Stadium however this has not gone done too well with local historians and residents as | Read More
Dan Pearson, Glowacka Rennie Architects, Burd Haward Architects and designers Studio Weave and Millimetre have been short listed for RIBA terrace contest SOURCE: Architects Journal – Finalists announced in RIBA terrace contest.
Archinect features an interview with Landscape Architect David Font about his creation ‘Beyond Organic’ which was at Design Miami Click title to see the video [Video SOURCE: Archinect – David Font at Design Miami from Jacob Slevin on Vimeo.] [SOURCE: Archinect : | Read More
West 8 + DTAH’s recently completed Spadina Wave Deck for Waterfront Toronto has been nominated for this year’s Brit Insurance Design Awards. Brit Insurance Design Awards is the Design Museum London’s annual exploration of the most innovative, interesting and forward | Read More
Wallpaper.com have presented a great video with a dialogue between Martha Schwartz and Will Alsop and the roles of landscape architects. A ‘must see’ for all landscape architects VIDEO LINK Wallpaper.com excerpt “When Will Alsop questioned the role of landscape | Read More
4029tv.com reports “In a research project at the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture’s Watershed Research and Education Center, graduate student Channon Toland is studying the use of green roofs to control the storm water that now runs off | Read More
Ten Penn State students have turned vacant lots into designer lots in four neighborhoods — at least conceptually. At the Connelley Learning Center in the Hill District yesterday, the landscape architecture students displayed solutions to blighted lots, stormwater run-off and | Read More
2008 Landscape Institute Awards have honoured a design to improve the streetscape of Clerkenwell, one of London’s most vibrant areas. [SOURCE: Atkins – Plan, Design, Enable].
EDAW presents a collection of photographs that displays their built projects over the years, the collection “is an outgrowth of the 2008 EDAW Global Design Summit, which drew together the firm’s designers for a dialogue on both the theory and practice of | Read More
GazetteOnline.com reports “Just days after the Cedar River reached a record crest here on June 13, city leaders began to plan to protect the city from a similar flood in the future. By early July, a team of consultants was | Read More