Our thinking about the design was based on the idea of the “urban lounge”. Having looked at a variety of living rooms, we have chosen to simplify the urban lounge to four basic elements.
Continue reading Urban Lounge | Saint-Etienne France | AWP
The installation, entitled ‘The Meeting Room’, was created by Maya Lin, an artist selected for her thoughtfulness in approaching the site, its historic context, the visitor, and the important contributions made to Newport by Doris Duke. The landscaping was designed by Edwina von Gal, a talented landscape architect whom Maya Lin personally selected for this project.
The original Lizard Log parklands (formerly known as Pimelea) was constructed prior to the 2000 Sydney Olympics. The Western Sydney Parklands Trust engaged McGregor Coxall to revitalise and extend the parks facilities by first undertaking a master plan and then designing and documenting the master plan.
This Week in Landscape – your weekly update of landscape links from around the world…..
Meet The 13 Designers On Fast Company’s Most Creative People List | Belinda Lanks | Fast Co. Design
ISTANBUL’S AWFUL PLANS | Daniel Jost | Landscape Architecture Magazine
A Restorative Landscape for Stamford | Will Belcher, RLA | OLIN blog
“Urban Forest” by Jieun Yang and Ji Young Kim | First Street Green
“THE HIGH LINE’S RESPONSIBLE FOR NEW YORK’S BEST UPCOMING ARCHITECTURE” | Dezeen
Five Modernist Landscape Architects | G. Ryan Smith | Land 8
Exploring Melbourne’s underlying landscape | Zoe Nikakis | The Age
Working in China: A Chat with Barry | Archinect