This Week In Landscape | 23 June 2013

June 23, 2013,AEDT

Studio Report: Flux City | Chris Reed | Urban Omnibus  “The studio site was Jamaica Bay, an ecologically rich habitat containing many marshy islands, surrounded by highly developed residential and industrial areas including JFK airport, Floyd Bennett Field, and neighborhoods like Marine Park.” Designed for Democracy: When Public Goes Private | Read More

This Week in Landscape | 23 December 2012

December 23, 2012,AEDT

This week of landscape links as we head toward 2013 Staten Island Landfill Park Proves Savior in Hurricane | Michael Kimmelman | NY Times During Hurricane Sandy, the Fresh Kills landfill on Staten Island absorbed a critical part of the storm surge. Urban renewal for the planet | Adrian Higgins | Read More

VIDEOS | Bridging the Nature-Culture Divide II Conference Proceedings

November 21, 2012,AEDT

The Cultural Landscape Foundation has published the video proceedings of their recent conference Bridging the Nature-Culture Divide II. The conference co-sponsored with the Central Park Conservancy examined the critical design and maintenance issues faced at some of the nation’s premiere urban woodlands. Landscape Architecture academics and professionals presented material  Stewardship of Central Park’s Woodlands. | Read More

Second Wave of Modernism II Conference: VIDEOS

February 2, 2012,AEDT

Back in November last year The Cultural Landscape Foundation held the Second Wave of Modernism II: Landscape Complexity and Transformation Conference at MoMA in New York. Various landscape architects and urbanists such as James Corner, Michael Van Valkenburgh, Raymond Jungles, Kathryn Gustafson, Gary Hilderbrand and many more gave lectures on Transformations of Residential and | Read More