Architects Journal reports
“Several UK projects have been delayed, including Lord’s Cricket Ground and Portsmouth arena
Two of Herzog & de Meuron’s largest London projects have been delayed…….”
Robert Campbell in a recent The Boston Globe looks into “What changes could coming years bring to Boston’s landscape? We asked the Globe’s architecture critic to gaze into his crystal ball and tell us the shape of things to come.”
Read the full article @ the [SOURCE: Into the future – The Boston Globe]
The AIA New York Chapter, in collaboration with the Canadian Centre for Architecture and the London School of Economics, is welcoming Robert Mangurian and Mary-Ann Ray, 2008-2009 Stirling Lecturers, to the Center for Architecture on April 6, 2009. Winning the James Stirling Lectures on the City competition for their proposal “CAOCHANGDI Urban Rural Conundrums: Off Center People’s Space in the Early 21st Century Republic of China – A Model for the Momentous Project of the New Socialist Village,” the Studio Works principals will be discussing the dynamic social and economic conditions of Caochangdi, one of nearly 500 urban villages in the city of Beijing.
Continuing education credits are being offered. The lecture is free for AIANY members and $10 for nonmembers.
For more information regarding Robert Mangurian, Mary-Ann Ray, their proposal, Studio Works, or the James Stirling Memorial Lectures on the City competition, please visit the AIA New York Chapter online calendar.
“Construction is moving along at the new City Park designed by West 8 for Zeestad CV/BV in Den Helder, The Netherlands. The first of 69 Elms were planted as part of the first phase of implementation.
CABE has published “A strategy for addressing the problems and opportunities facing the green space sector, from landscape architects to horticulturalists.”
The document can be downloaded from CABE