Amid Economic Turmoil, Landscape Architects See Opportunities – Business West

BusinessWest reports

Joseph Bednar interviews Richard Klein and Peter Wells of Berkshire Design Group on how
diversifying their clients, services and projects is helping them through the downturn.

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Yankee Stadium Is Opening but Not the Parks – Gotham Gazette

Gotham Gazette, April 2009 reports

“Parks officials recently led reporters on a tour of the new parks under construction. They said the new recreational facilities will be much better than those they will replace and incorporate requests made by residents at a series of public meetings.”

SOURCE: Gotham Gazette

New York’s High Line: Sky-high urban jungle – Telegraph

Telegraph reports

“This summer…..the first phase of Hammond and David’s Friends of the High Line project will come to fruition with the opening of the High Line Park, a $170 million walkway-in-the-sky running from Gansevoort Street to 20th Street. Created by Dutch landscape designer Piet Oudolf and New York architects Diller Scofidio + Renfro, it’s set to become an outdoor New York landmark.”

SOURCE: Telegraph – New York’s High Line: Sky-high urban jungle

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Super skyscraper design takes it lying down — Shanghai Daily

Shanghai Daily reports

“THE new Vanke Center in Shenzhen, Guandong Province, is a “horizontal skyscraper” designed by maverick architect Steven Holl.

Due to be finished in 2010, the building will be the new headquarters for China Vanke, one of the country’s largest real estate developers. It will also house apartments, condos and a hotel.”

[SOURCE: Shanghai Daily – Super skyscraper design takes it lying down]

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Arons en Gelauff architects wins design competition – Arch Daily

Arch Daily reports

“Amsterdam city planning councilman Maarten van Poelgeest announced the winner of the adaptive reuse design competition for the two former sewage treatment silos in Amsterdam’s Zeeburg district: the Annie MG Schmidt House.

Arons en Gelauff architects, landscape architect Rob Aben, and Janneke Hooymans (This is Jane-interior design).”

SOURCE: ArchDaily – Arons en Gelauff architects wins design competition: Annie MG Schmidt House

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