Walter Hood Profile [VIDEO]

January 15, 2012,AEDT

Walter Hood is the principal of Hood Design in Oakland USA and also a Professor at the University of California, Berkeley. His work has a strong connection to working with communities and their spaces.  In this short 3 minute video (for Architectural Digest and Delta)  Walter Hood talks about some of his projects | Read More

Nominate an at-risk cultural landscape

January 11, 2012,AEDT

A.D Taylor and John D. Rockefeller, Jr. at Forest Hills Park, OH Recently, The Cultural Landscape Foundation announces the 2012 Landslide®: Landscape and Patronage call for nominations. Landslide, the annual thematic compendium of threatened and at-risk landscapes, in 2012 will focus on those people and/or organizations and the sites they helped create. The goal is | Read More

Urban Prairie | Gatineau Canada | Claude Cormier + Associés with Aedifica

January 5, 2012,AEDT

The Canadian Museum of Civilization, designed by Canadian architect Douglas Cardinal and inaugurated in 1989, is comprised of two pavilions, their architecture a startling embodiment of the country’s distinguishing geographical features. The public display wing replicates the dramatic effect of the glaciers; the contours of the curatorial wing symbolize the | Read More

Ojama | Los Angeles USA | AHBE Landscape Architects

January 4, 2012,AEDT

“Ojama” is a Japanese word which generally means to evoke a sense of interruption or an interim pause. The Ojama installation is about creating a hindrance or momentary interruption in our daily experience of space. This temporary art installation is an exploration of space, time, materiality, and our experience of | Read More

Warrior Square gardens | Southend-on-Sea Essex UK | Gillespies

January 3, 2012,AEDT

Warrior Square gardens in Southend have newly reopened following a new design by Gillespies.  Situated in the heart of its shops and public amenities – the regeneration of this key public space is a cornerstone in the town’s revival.  The space now offers a vibrant green space in what had previously | Read More

Ring | Paris France | Arnaud Lapierre

January 2, 2012,AEDT

“Ring” is an installation which takes into consideration the urban space networking : the rhythm, flow, organization and spatial hierarchy. The installation embodies a visual effect that is to connect all of these interactions through the implementation of an optical effect: the repetition of an cubic mirror to break the | Read More

2011 Projects Review | October – December

December 31, 2011,AEDT

October National 9/11 Memorial | New York | PWP Landscape Architecture & Michael Arad 2016 Olympic Park Master Plan | Brazil | AECOM OKRA realizes architectonic intervention in Moscow at Sretenka Design Week

2011 Projects Review | July – September

December 31, 2011,AEDT

July Rogers Marvel Architects wins President’s Park South Design Competition Sharpeville Memorial Garden, a procession through the garden | GREENinc Landscape Architecture Sowwah Island Central Park and Spanish Steps | Abu Dhabi UAE | MESA

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