Michael Van Valkenburgh Video – WNYC – Cityscapes

WNYC (New York Public Radio Station) and its Culture section on its website has recently given video cameras to some of New York  leading architects including Stephen Cassell, Liz Diller, Hugh Hardy and Michael Van Valkenburgh.

Watch the great video from Michael Van Valkenburgh of the Brooklyn Bridge Park

SOURCE: WNYC – Cityscapes

More details of Tottenham Hotspur Stadium – Tottenham, Wood Green and Edmonton Journal

Tottenham, Wood Green and Edmonton Journal report

“FURTHER details of the multi-million-pound redevelopment of Tottenham Hotspur’s stadium and surrounding areas were finally revealed this week…….

A brand new public space to the south will boast two amphitheatres for community events, from street markets to live music events and even a winter ice rink, alongside a second smaller, quieter space.

It has been designed by Martha Schwartz Partners, the landscape architects”

SOURCE: Tottenham, Wood Green and Edmonton Journal

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University of Washington landscape architecture students take on public works – Architectural Record

Architectural Record reports

The University of Washington’s landscape architecture students are putting their studies into practice with a number of nonprofit projects as a part of its design-build program.

read the full article (with slides) at the SOURCE: Architectural Record – University of Washington landscape architecture students take on public works

Construction is moving along at Waterfront Toronto UPDATE – West 8

West 8 reports

“Construction is moving along at Waterfront Toronto. The wavedecks Rees and Simcoe, which will open this summer, will provide unique gateways to the waterfront of Toronto and will create more publicly accessible spaces”

SOURCE: West 8 Urban Design & Landscape Architecture / news / UPDATE: Construction is moving along at Waterfront Toronto

Skaters modify skate plaza design – Ukiah Daily Journal

Ukiah Daily Journal reports

“About 30 skateboarders fine tuned a skate plaza design created by Site Design Group and RJM Design Group for the aquatic center site.

Pro-boarder and skatepark designer Kanten Russell from Site Design Group and landscape architect John Courtney from RJM Design Group presented the plan last Thursday, which was based on input from the October design workshop.”

[SOURCE: Ukiah Daily Journal - Skaters modify skate plaza design]

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