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

IFLA announces Student Design Competition winners

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

Dirk Sijmons wins Sir Geoffrey Jellicoe Award

October 17, 2017,AEDT

The International Federation of Landscape Architects (IFLA), which represents the worldwide profession of Landscape Architecture, proudly announced today at the opening ceremony of their World Congress in Montreal, Canada, that Dutch Landscape Architect Dirk SIJMONS has been selected as the winner of the 2017 premier award for Landscape Architecture, the | Read More

ASLA announces the 2017 Professional Awards

September 1, 2017,AEDT

It is that time of year when the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) announces its annual awards. For 2017 there are 38 professional award recipients that were selected from 465 entries. The ASLA awards recognize the best entries in the categories of general design, analysis and planning, communications, research, | Read More

PHL Image Maker: Landscape Design Competition

June 20, 2017,AEDT

Philadelphia International Airport and PHS are collaborating on a design competition to create an “Image Maker” landscape at the Airport. In line with PHS initiatives that transform public space, a Design Competition for PHL is an opportunity to demonstrate Philadelphia’s position as America’s Garden Capital and a chance to create | Read More

Reinventing our Rivers Ideas Competition

June 19, 2017,AEDT

Québec is launching an international ideas competition, Rêvons nos rivières/Reinventing our Rivers, soliciting original and distinctive proposals to enhance the city’s four St. Lawrence River tributaries: the Saint-Charles, Montmorency, Cap Rouge and Beauport rivers. Each of the four rivers has its own distinctive physical features, historical significance, potential and challenges. | Read More

WLA Award Winners Announced

April 19, 2017,AEDT

World Landscape Architecture opened the call for entries in late 2016 for the inaugural WLA Awards with entries being received from all over the world in early 2017. The standard of entries was of such a high quality that the judging had to be extended for shortlisting the final entries. | Read More

WLA Magazine 30 – Digital Edition is Out Now

March 29, 2017,AEDT

The latest edition of WLA Magazine includes several projects from across the world. Contributors include Martha Schwartz Partners, Janne Saario, ASPECT Studios, Design Workshop, MKSK, HOSPER, OCB, PWL Partnership, Janet Rosenberg & Studio, Copley Wolff Design Group and topio7. Along with a feature project with Cheryl Barton from the Office | Read More

HASSELL Travelling Scholarship awarded to University of NSW graduate Cavan Smith

March 3, 2017,AEDT

HASSELL has announced Cavan Smith from the University of New South Wales as the winner of the 2017 HASSELL Travelling Scholarship – Robin Edmond Award. Cavan was selected following interviews with 22 students, nominated by the eight participating universities around Australia. His outstanding design proposal, ‘Urban Cultivation’ challenges traditional landscape solutions by using urban | Read More

Pioneer Park | Mesa, Arizona | Dig Studio

March 1, 2017,AEDT

Historic Pioneer Park is primed for a major infusion of capital funding. Currently a neglected, but critical public open space that borders the western edge of Mesa’s reinvigorated downtown, the re-design of Pioneer Park sets out to carefully blend history with originality and redefine how a play experience should look, | Read More

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