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

Call for Abstracts and Papers | Inflection vol. 4

November 14, 2016,AEDT

Call for Abstracts and Papers – Inflection vol. 4 examines the theme of Permanence within the discipline of architecture. Architectural permanence is widely associated with the Vitruvian definition of firmitas: mass and solidity crafted to endure. It is a lineage that runs deep in the history of architecture, from the | Read More

West8 Wins Competition for Place Gambetta, Bordeaux

November 11, 2016,AEDT

Recently, elected officials of the Bordeaux City Council, chaired by Alain Juppé, voted in support of the proposed revitalization of Place Gambetta, Bordeaux. With the transformation of the city in recent years this once forgotten urban project, is destined to become an emblematic square in the heart of Bordeaux’s city | Read More

anthropoScene Short Film Competition winner announced

November 8, 2016,AEDT

The Australian Institute of Landscape Architects along with partners at the National Museum of Australia and LA+ Interdisciplinary Journal of Landscape Architecture have announced the winners for the global anthropoScene Short Film Competition, which was decided by audience participation at the Not In My Backyard Outdoor Screening in Canberra on | Read More

WLA 28 – Liberty Park is the latest edition of WLA Magazine

October 31, 2016,AEDT

WLA 28 – Liberty Park is an unthemed edition of WLA Magazine (digital magazine) with fifteen projects from the best landscape design firms from around the world. In this edition, we feature Liberty Park by AECOM, a roof-top park centered within the World Trade Center (WTC) District. The park serves | Read More

Podscape Garden | JP Architects & Landscape Design

October 29, 2016,AEDT

JP Architects and Landscape Design is a multi-award winning practice based in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Formed by James Purdy in 2014 the practice works closely with other skilled professionals to create exciting and meaningful projects that seek to reconnect people with their natural environment. This project was designed with the | Read More

UNEP | Urgent investment needed in walking and cycling infrastructure

October 26, 2016,AEDT

Lack of investment in safe walking and cycling infrastructure is contributing to the deaths of millions of people and overlooking a great opportunity to contribute to the fight against climate change, a new UN Environment report says today. In Global Outlook on Walking and Cycling [PDF], UN Environment calls on | Read More

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