In Situ Estate Garden | Redding USA | AHBL

April 13, 2013,AEDT

At its core, In Situ is a study in restoration, both of the site and the mind. Functionally designed as a garden for entertaining, this eight acre retreat in rural Connecticut incorporates sculptural art, exterior fire features, multiple water features, and several areas for outdoor dining. These luxuries are subtly | Read More

Construction starts on Naturbad Riehen by Herzog & de Meuron

April 9, 2013,AEDT

Construction has started on Naturbad Riehen, a natural swimming pool for the municipality of Riehen. A project that dates back to the founding of Herzog & de Meuron in 1978. After winning a competition in 1979 and developing several unrealized projects in the following years, Herzog & de Meuron were | Read More

VIDEO | Paris using sheep to maintain park lawns

April 7, 2013,AEDT

New York Times reports on the City of Paris using sheep to maintain park lawns. Paris is turning back the clock. Many parks around the world previously used sheep to maintain lawns including Central Park where sheep grazed from 1860’s until the mid-1930’s. (Video Source | New York Times | | Read More

Hathi Gaon | Amber India | Integrated Design (INDE)

April 4, 2013,AEDT

The primary concern of the masterplan was to recreate an ecosystem which addresses the physical and psychological comfort of the elephants and Mumbai-based architects Rahul Mehrotra and Associates were invited to lead the initiative. The settlement was to be a habitat for a hundred elephants, which included ones on active | Read More

Crater Hill | Nashville USA | Page Duke Landscape Architects

March 30, 2013,AEDT

Crater Hill embodies both beauty and modern design. The project includes the landscape design of 16.5 acres and the complete renovation of an existing home to accommodate a sophisticated family’s love of art. Landscape architect, Gavin Duke, worked closely with art collector homeowners to design innovative outdoor living spaces to | Read More

Cronton Colliery | Knowlsey United Kingdom | HASSELL

March 28, 2013,AEDT

HASSELL was one of four finalists shortlisted in the Royal Institute of British Architects / Land Trust competition to create a master plan for a new public open space and visitor destination at the former Cronton Colliery site – a disused coal mine in Knowlsey, United Kingdom.

La Perouse Coastal Walk | Sydney Australia | Corkery Consulting

March 26, 2013,AEDT

Located on the northern shores of Botany Bay, La Perouse Headland provides spectacular cliff-top views across the Bay and out to sea. It is also one of the most significant Aboriginal and European cultural heritage sites in Australia. Named after the French explorer La Perouse who entered Botany Bay six | Read More

Eat Your View | Veenkoloniën Netherlands | Felixx

March 13, 2013,AEDT

How can rural dynamics be employed to adequately cope with the global challenges that we are currently facing and how can these challenges once again turn rural areas into a system that works? The Veenkoloniën (Groningen peat district) is a rural area in the North of the Netherlands that is facing | Read More

Orchid Archs | Jurong Hill Singapore | Jurong Bird Park

March 9, 2013,AEDT

In 2010, as the Jurong Birdpark positioned itself as a Garden Of Paradise, the overall master plan of Jurong Birdpark was divided into five geographic zones: South East Asian, European, South American, African and Australasian zone. Each Zone has its own garden theme and exhibits with a beautiful and unique landscape, and indigenous plants respective | Read More

1 23 24 25 26 27 69