Peter Walker Lecture – USA

January 28, 2008,AEDT

Peter Walker – Partner-in-Charge, PWP Landscape Architecture, Berkeley, CA Topic: Before the Memorial Location: Piper Auditorium at Harvard GSD

EcoEDGE 2 conference – Australia

January 28, 2008,AEDT

February 14-16 EcoEDGE 2 conference Federation Square, Melbourne Australia Conference Confronts Urgent Design Challenges in Sustainability Conference Website

Remaking places – UK

January 28, 2008,AEDT

A new national conference, organised by RUDI,The Resource for Urban Design Information, will consider how areas of our towns, cities and suburbs are unsuitable for modern styles of life and are in need of re-engineering and re-designing to cater for current needs and a sustainable future. Leading proponents of local | Read More

Regeneration is 30 Conference – UK

January 28, 2008,AEDT

Location : LACE Conference Centre, Liverpool, UK This year is the 30th Anniversary of the introduction of the 1978 Inner Urban Areas Act.To celebrate this fact the “Regeneration is 30” conference takes place in Liverpool. Confirmed speakers for this Regeneration is 30 Conference include: # Peter Roberts – Professor of | Read More

Brad Pitt unveils plans for New Orleans homes

December 4, 2007,AEDT

Brad Pitt launched his own regeneration project for Katrina-ravaged New Orleans yesterday, unveiling designs for a range of eco-friendly and flood-proof homes. Pitt, who had ambitions to be an architect if he had not taken up acting, commissioned 13 architectural firms to produce houses that would incorporate solar power and | Read More

Landscape Institute Awards

December 1, 2007,AEDT

The awards comprised a total of 14 categories, including design, planning and research with 40 schemes either recognised as the winner, highly commended or commended. Winning schemes were as geographically diverse as the Dongtan Eco City in China and the Westergasfabriek Park in Amsterdam. more at Landscape Institute

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