Chutes and Tires | ATLAS Lab

August 31, 2013,AEDT

The importance of usable open space has been well documented at various times and at various places throughout the world. For centuries small parks and playgrounds have functioned as vital social networking tools and places of reprieve from the city and home. When networked, these parks have the capability to | Read More

Pop | Irby Pace

August 26, 2013,AEDT

From the artist: “I borrow the view of the traditional landscape and change it with the use of photography. The skies and landscapes in the series “Pop!” are painted with clouds of colored smoke, which are released from canisters, levitated into the physical space from which they are photographed. It | Read More

Wawa Pukllay | Coporaque Perú | Coporaque Workshop & AGA estudio creativo

August 13, 2013,AEDT

Wawa Pukllay, which means children playing on Quechua, was the invitation of  the Social Latin American Workshop 2013 consisting on taking advantage of  specific places from different locations at the Colca Valley, to the creation  of conditions that would enable the empowerment by a special user: children. During a two week-period | Read More

Civic Space Park | Phoenix USA | AECOM

July 23, 2013,AEDT

Not known for public space, Phoenix, Arizona is often cited as an example of American suburban sprawl. But a new story of successful urbanism has emerged from this desert cityscape with the opening of Civic Space Park. This public space sits on a 2.7-acre site in downtown Phoenix, offering residents, | Read More

Landscape Testaccio | Rome Italy | Melania Bugiani

July 17, 2013,AEDT

In the old abattoir of Rome- today the Museum of Contemporary Art- two public gardens dealing with botanical spontaneity. On the occasion of Enel contemporanea 2012, an international art event that takes place in Rome annually, 75m of evergreens, perennial herbs and impromptu flowers alternate in volume and density and | Read More

Noordelijke Hogeschool Leeuwarden | Leeuwarden Netherlands | OKRA

July 5, 2013,AEDT

For the new location of the NHL University OKRA has made, in association with Architecture Studio Hertzberger, the design for the exterior space. This consists of a solid green carpet laid out as a counterpart to the imposing building. The green grass and trees continue under the building connecting the inner and outer worlds together. A spider-like network of routes and places creates an extension of the building from inside to outside.

Mission Hills Hot Springs and Spa | Haikou China | EDSA

June 22, 2013,AEDT

The Mission Hills Hot Springs and Spa is an outdoor themed amenity area for the new 500 room luxury Mission Hills Haikou hotel. The site is approximately 65,000m2 of lush tropical landscape and rockwork and nearly 300 themed individual pool spa experiences from around the world.

EXHIBITION | Composite Landscapes: Photomontage and Landscape Architecture

June 21, 2013,AEDT

Composite Landscapes examines one of landscape architecture’s most recognizable representational forms, the montage view. The exhibition gathers work from a select group of influential contemporary artists and a dozen of the world’s leading landscape architects. Contributors include Adriaan Geuze, Michael Van Valkenburgh, Richard Weller, James Corner, Claude Cormier and many | Read More

Urban Lounge | Saint-Etienne France | AWP

June 11, 2013,AEDT

Our thinking about the design was based on the idea of the “urban lounge”. Having looked at a variety of living rooms, we have chosen to simplify the urban lounge to four basic elements.

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