Design

dwg`s Night Garden creates a space for dreaming

December 11, 2017,AEDT

Night gardens are spaces for dreaming. The design team at dwg. transformed a stretch of Austin’s urban creek into a dream about that creek’s potential. The garden was planted with an ephemeral, nine-day bloom of 80,000 fluorescent survey flags, which were secured along a section of embankment and creek shallows | Read More

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Meet the 2018 WLA Awards Jury

Editor Posts
December 6, 2017,AEDT

WLA is very proud to have five experienced landscape architects join the jury for the 2018 WLA Awards. There expertise and knowledge will be utilised the entries in the various categories. Jurors were selected from a diverse range of backgrounds and locations from across the world. Below you can find out | Read More

WLA Magazine – Celebrates 10 years of World Landscape Architecture

Editor Posts
November 28, 2017,AEDT

The 33rd edition of WLA Magazine celebrates 10 years of World Landscape Architecture (worldlandscapearchitect.com) and the various projects it has published over the years. The magazine has published some amazing groundbreaking projects over the years and this edition (WLA33) seeks to publish a selection of 50 projects from the past | Read More

Landscape Architects Leading the Charge for Climate Action

Editor Posts
November 14, 2017,AEDT

On October 20th, 2017 at the American Society of Landscape Architecture (ASLA) Annual Conference in Los Angeles, CA – Martha Schwartz, Principal of Martha Schwartz Partners and Pamela Conrad, Associate with CMG Landscape Architecture based out of San Francisco, CA urged the landscape architecture community to actively contribute to reversing | Read More

Claude Cormier inspired by Olmsted and Martha Schwartz

Editor Posts
October 21, 2017,AEDT

Claude Cormier made an enthusiastic and energy filled presentation on Day 4 of the World Design Summit stating that he is inspired by the natural landscape and designs Olmsted & the culture and art of Martha Schwartz. He designs using 10 points that Landscape for people Landscape as branded commodity Build | Read More

IFLA announces Student Design Competition winners

Competition
October 19, 2017,AEDT

Kathryn Moore, President of the International Federation of Landscape Architects (IFLA)  announced the winners of the Student Design Competition at an awards ceremony at the 54th IFLA World Congress and the World Design Summit held in Montreal, Canada 14-20 October 2017. A total of 194 submissions were received electronically in response | Read More

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Asia

Jakarta Jaya – 58 km2 Master Plan

December 7, 2017,AEDT

Selected from hundreds of entries from 68 countries, Jakarta Jaya: the Green Manhattan, an integrated green master plan proposal by SHAU Architects for the Jakarta Jaya Foundation, has won a Smart Cities prize at the World Architecture Festival 2017. WAFX Prizes are awarded to projects that identify key challenges that | Read More

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Urban SOS® 2017: hOUR City finalists announced

November 13, 2017,AEDT

AECOM and Van Alen Institute, with 100 Resilient Cities – Pioneered by The Rockefeller Foundation, today announced four finalists for Urban SOS® 2017: hOUR City, a global student ideas competition that challenged multidisciplinary teams to connect more people in regions around the world to the opportunities found in contemporary cities. | Read More

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