City’s Signature Roof – Vancouver Sun

May 18, 2008,AEST

At the moment, the grandest and most ethically ambitious architecture in the city — the green, living roof of the new convention centre — resembles a hair plug job. There’s a lot of bald up there. It’s sparse, but growth | Read More

Bette Midler’s New York Restoration Project

May 17, 2008,AEST

Bette Midler’s New York Restoration Project (NYRP), a not-for-profit organization dedicated to developing and revitalizing parks, community gardens and public spaces in New York City, on May 16 announces the debut of The Toyota Children’s Learning Garden in Manhattan’s Lower | Read More

Landscape Architecture Director Honored

May 17, 2008,AEST

The Arizona Chapter of American Society of Landscape Architects, known as ASLA, has named University of Arizona Professor Ronald Stoltz as that organization’s “2008 Outstanding Landscape Architect.” ASLA presented the award at its annual meeting in Phoenix earlier this month. | Read More

Pearl Harbor Navy Exchange Goes Green

May 17, 2008,AEST

In a collaborative effort between Navy Region Hawaii, Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Hawaii, and the Navy Exchange (NEX), a practical landscape design using environmentally-friendly vegetation and xeriscaping is being implemented at the Pearl Harbor NEX. Many of the plants | Read More

Sasaki selected for Cedar Rapids riverfront project

May 15, 2008,AEST

Two local firms, OPN Architects Inc. and Anderson-Bogert Engineers & Surveyors Inc. are teaming with Sasaki Associates on a new riverfront for Cedar Rapids. Sasaki Associates beat out nearly 20 other firms for the work, and the council had been deciding between | Read More

Olin Partnership win 2008 National Design Awards

May 14, 2008,AEST

The National Design Awards were conceived by the Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum to honor the best in American design. First launched at the White House in 2000 as an official project of the White House Millennium Council, the annual | Read More

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