Snøhetta Reimagines Willamette Falls

June 1, 2017,AEDT

Willamette Falls is the second largest waterfall by volume in the United States. For over a century, the breathtaking site has been cut off from public access by industrial infrastructure built along the water’s edge. Snøhetta is leading the design of the public spaces that will allow visitors to rediscover | Read More

Global Street Design Guide launched as a free download

May 17, 2017,AEDT

The National Association of City Transportation Officials (NACTO) and the Global Designing Cities Initiative recently announced the launch of the Global Street Design Guide as a globally accessible document that can be downloaded at no cost, allowing urban planners, designers and transportation practitioners in cities around the world to immediately implement | Read More

Xuhui Runway Park | Shanghai, China | Sasaki Associates

February 10, 2017,AEDT

Construction started on Xuhui Runway Park in early 2016, an innovative urban renewal project in Shanghai designed by Sasaki Associates. The site records traces the history of the urban development of Shanghai. As such, it was imperative to create a design that transcends time and space, bringing a piece of the | Read More

Sydney Park – a vibrant recreation and environmental asset for Sydney

December 7, 2016,AEDT

The Sydney Park Water Re-Use Project is a seamless intersection of design, art, science and ecology, an outcome achieved by the collaboration landscape architects Turf Design Studio and Environmental Partnership (TDEP), Alluvium (water and environment), Dragonfly Environmental (ecology) and Turpin + Crawford Studio (public art). Much has been achieved over | Read More

Nature-based Climate Adaptation Wins Scandinavia’s Biggest Architecture Award

November 14, 2016,AEDT

The Copenhagen-based architectural firm SLA wins the Nordic Built Cities Challenge Award – Scandinavia’s largest and most prestigious architecture competition. SLA wins the award for a nature-based climate adaptation of Inner Copenhagen that shows the way forward for using nature to create better and more livable cities. Thursday November 3rd, | Read More

North Riverfront Open Space and Redevelopment Plan | Forum Studio

September 16, 2016,AEDT

The project included a redevelopment and open space plan for a 180 acre area along the Mississippi River north of the Gateway Arch in St. Louis, Missouri. The project was developed by a team of landscape architects, planners, market and economic analysts and engineers all in collaboration with a highly | Read More

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