Landscape failed in eco-town plans, says Landscape Institute

July 4, 2008,AEDT

The importance of landscape is neglected in the Government’s eco-towns plans, the Landscape Institute said this week. Chair of the Landscape Institute Policy Committee Jon Lovell said eco-towns provided “an outstanding opportunity” but warned that the sustainability of the proposed | Read More

Fight for Waterfront design hots up : Express & Star

July 4, 2008,AEDT

First glimpses of how the multi-million million pound Walsall Waterfront development could look have been revealed after developers announced the final shortlist of designs. We’re looking for a defining piece of architecture for Walsall and now have a shortlist of | Read More

Sensory garden for pupils – Liverpool

June 24, 2008,AEDT

A SENSORY garden for pupils with learning difficulties was being opened today by Liverpool’s Lord Mayor. Cllr Steve Rotheram was visiting Redbridge School, Fazakerley, to view the garden, which is designed to stimulate the senses. The garden was developed alongside | Read More

Martha Schwartz – I Hate Nature – new installation

June 16, 2008,AEDT

Martha Schwartz is one of the world’s best-known living landscape architects. Her installation in the courtyard at Kjarvalsstadir alludes both to the artist’s experience of nature as explored in the exhibition “Dreams of the Sublime and Nowhere” and to the | Read More

Ecotowns: for and against – Times Online

June 16, 2008,AEDT

The Times has published an insightful article about the ‘eco-towns’ proposed by the UK Government Ten new clean, green ‘eco-towns’ will be built by 2020. And pigs might fly, say critics. They argue that the government is bulldozing through a | Read More

Arup creates a gateway to Zaragoza Expo 2008

June 15, 2008,AEDT

Two Arup buildings opened on June 13 forming central features for the Expo 2008 in Zaragoza, Spain. The Bridge Pavilion, designed by Zaha Hadid Architects and Arup is a pedestrian bridge and also serves as the main entrance to the Expo site. | Read More

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