A landscape architect’s garden | Katherine Spitz | Katherine Spitz Associates

February 11, 2012,AEDT

Katherine Spitz has created her home garden over the last two decades with her husband, Daniel Rhodes, an architect. As a landscape architect and an architect, they have been experimenting with their garden, continually upgrading, rethinking and replanting each outdoor room. They have been experimenting with plant material, design, pieces of landscape history and ideas from their travels. Seeing how plants grow, change and that is has influenced what to use in her designs. The garden is a living record of changing aspirations and desires, as each new room and each new element reflects our increasing design maturity and confidence.

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A Walk in the Woods | Hillsdale New York | Jon Piasecki

February 9, 2012,AEDT

The goal of this project is to connect my clients, an urban family of 4, with the amazing rural land they own in upstate New York as their second home. Simplicity, ease of maintenance and the use of materials taken from the 90 acres are the guideposts that orient the | Read More

Mubarak Bin Mohammed Cycle One School | Abu Dhabi UAE | Broadway Malyan

January 25, 2012,AEDT

Learning environments are constantly evolving to stay in stride with the world around us. The factors that influence how and where we choose to educate our future generation are many. With the pace of the world’s technological innovation, and the increasing level of convenience and distraction it provides, there is | Read More

2011 Project Review | April – June

December 30, 2011,AEDT

April Woodland Discovery Playground at Shelby Farms Park | James Corner Field Operations SÜDLICHE LOHMÜHLENINSEL, BERLIN | Rehwaldt Landschaftsarchitekten STUDENT PROJECT: Rejuvenating Brentford | Helen Allen

OLIN rejuvenates Rodin Museum Garden

September 6, 2011,AEDT

OLIN has rejuvenated the garden landscape surrounding the Rodin Museum located on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia. The rejuvenation of the site enhances and amplifies the original 1929 plans for the garden by architects Paul Cret and Jacques Gréber placing special focus on the relationship of the Rodin Museum | Read More

OLIN earns Cities that Learn Award for Patch/Work

July 6, 2011,AEDT

OLIN‘s submission to the Living City Design Competition, has recently earned them the Cities that Learn Award from the International Living Future Institute and the National Trust for Historic Preservation. The award acknowledges that OLIN’s proposal remained true to the project site’s rich, historical roots, and explored how social equity | Read More

Urban Physic Garden pops-up for the community

June 20, 2011,AEDT

This summer the designers of the Union Street Urban Orchard will return to 100 Union Street, Southwark in London to transform a derelict site into the Urban Physic Garden, a pop-up community built garden celebrating medicinal plants, which will host an on-site cafe and summer festival of events. The Urban Physic Garden will be | Read More

The Meadow Garden | Glouchester UK | Brodie McAllister

June 7, 2011,AEDT

Within the context of a larger historic estate, 17th Century manor house, and landscaped gardens that are often open to the public, the 5 Hectare meadow garden used an area where silt from the adjacent dredged lake had been dumped and spread. Outbuildings were demolished and sight lines adjusted so | Read More

EATHOUSE | De Stuurlui stedenbouw and Atelier Gras

May 17, 2011,AEDT

A house and garden to eat, that you are able to touch, smell, taste, seed, weed, and harvest! EATHOUSE is a house in a garden that attracts visitors with delicious vegetables, fruit, herbs and flowers. We want to seduce people and make them taste the edible garden and the edible | Read More

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