KCAP Architects & Planners present vision for NEO Brussels

August 11, 2011,AEDT

KCAP Architects & Planners presented their vision for NEO Brussels, the redevelopment of the Heysel plateau,  to the political arena, the press and the public. The team, KCAP working together with advisors Arup and Fakton, won the international design competition in September 2010. The area is one of the most | Read More

HASSELL wins Zhuhai Cross Gate CBD Landscape Design Competition

August 9, 2011,AEDT

HASSELL is pleased to announce it has been awarded first prize in the Zhuhai Cross Gate CBD competition. The winning scheme included the landscape architecture for the Cross Gate CBD, an area of 94.65 hectares located between Macau and Hengqin Island in Southern China.

Sowwah Island Central Park and Spanish Steps | Abu Dhabi UAE | MESA

July 25, 2011,AEDT

The design concept for the Central Park is based on a contemporary expression of classic urban design principles and archetypes. The park design will be a celebration of the Sowwah Island vision, seamlessly combing the infrastructure and cultural context of the Abu Dhabi 2030 plan, with a contemporary aesthetic complementing | Read More

Railroad Park | Birmingham Alabama | Tom Leader Studio

July 14, 2011,AEDT

Tom Leader Studio(TLS) spent five years working extensively with a public / private partnership to build this downtown central park and master plan the rail corridor. TLS managed a large team of consultants including multiple architects, local landscape architect, and engineers. Abandoned rail lines are a constant theme in all of | Read More

Connecting Seattle to the Bay | Seattle USA | James Corner Field Operations

July 13, 2011,AEDT

We reported back in September 2010, James Corner Field Operations has been selected to design Waterfront Seattle by the Seattle Parks, DPD and SDOT after beating out Wallace Roberts and Todd, Michael Van Valkenburgh and Associates, and Gustafson Guthrie Nichol. Recently the first designs for the Waterfront Seattle have been unveiled which creates an unparalleled | Read More

Dew Point – an ephmeral pattern | Philadelphia | PEG

July 12, 2011,AEDT

PEG created a follow up to Not Gardens project we published recently and the projects was titled ‘Dew Point’. Pattern is an effective means for making environmental factors legible. Following in the spirit of the Not Gardens, this project explores the potential of material retardants to render surface patterns. The | Read More

model of urban healing | Fibo City | Perkins+Will

July 9, 2011,AEDT

fibroCITY was conceived and designed by the Houston office of Perkins+Will, who envision a pedestrian-oriented, community-driven environment that physically bridges over the city’s existing highway system as a means of reconnecting urban communities. This design entry for the Living City Design Competition responds to the history of highway development in | Read More

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