LakeSim prototype connects urban planning with scientific models for large-scale development

August 22, 2013,AEDT

LakeSim is a collaboration between University of Chicago, Argonne National Laboratory, the Computation Institute, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill and McCaffery to develop a prototype computational framework for Chicago Lakeside development. Planning for Chicago Lakeside will necessitate augmenting traditional tools with data and scientific computation, allowing developers to model the complex interplay between energy, | Read More

Park Russia | largest theme park in Europe design competition

August 21, 2013,AEDT

Russian Green Building council is happy to announce the start of the international competition for concept and financial model for Park “Russia” which is to become the largest theme park in Europe. Competition is held in 2 stages in both Russian and English. Prize fund is 10,5 million RUR (approx 315,000USD). | Read More

Luštica Bay | Radovici Montenegro | EDSA

August 21, 2013,AEDT

The tradition of Montenegro is the outcome of countless cultural influences and conquests while its stretches of sandy beaches, historical places and a seismic history have resulted in an almost immediate transition from high mountains to a deeply rutted coastline.  This richly textured landscape and sense of outdoor enclosure, combined | Read More

COMPETITION | SuburbiaTransformed 3.0 | Registrations Open

August 19, 2013,AEDT

An international competition for built and visionary (unbuilt) residential landscapes in professional and student categories The James Rose Center is pleased to announce its third international Residential Design Competition/Exhibition. of Suburbia Transformed 3.0 is to promote and celebrate residential designs that go beyond “green” by explicitly using sustainable strategies, tactics and technologies | 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

Pier Head Public Realm | Liverpool UK | AECOM

August 12, 2013,AEDT

The successful regeneration of the 2.5 hectare area, which forms part of the city’s protected World Heritage Site, has involved a complete redesign of the public space and the construction of the first major urban canal extension in the UK in a generation. The drama of the new waterway threaded | Read More

Crown Sky Garden | Chicago USA | mikyoung kim design

August 9, 2013,AEDT

Situated in the heart of downtown Chicago, the Crown Sky Garden is a sanctuary for patients, families, doctors and administrators within this 23 story Children’s Hospital. The commitment to this sky garden was built upon a growing body of scientific research which links access to natural light and contemplative spaces | Read More

Pop Up Beer Garden | Philadelphia USA | Groundswell Design Group

August 6, 2013,AEDT

What once was a vacant lot in Center City Philadelphia, Groundswell Design Group has transformed into a Pop Up Beer Garden. This project was done in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society, University of the Arts, and Four Corners Management.

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