Water Re-use and Visibility in the new city of Belval

February 2, 2016,AEDT

In the south of Luxembourg an industrial area, in earlier days used by the steel industry, was transformed into an attractive working and living environment. The project is near to the French border in the new city of Belval.  On the south slope of the site, with a view on the French hills there will | Read More

UN-Habitat launches international urban design student competition

January 17, 2016,AEDT

UN-Habitat is launching a competition to promote collaboration between Kenya’s students and their peers elsewhere and to promote the importance of urban design. The competition is being organized in collaboration with Kenya’s Urban Development Department (UDD) and the Ministry of Land, Housing and Urban Development. It is part of UN-Habitat’s | Read More

2016 City of Dreams Pavilion Competition winner announced

January 16, 2016,AEDT

The jury has selected the winning design in the sixth annual City of Dreams Pavilion Competition: Hanger Barn by Folio (Youngsu Lee and Bosuk Hur). Pending approvals and fundraising, this temporary art structure will be assembled on Governors Island and open to the public for the summer 2016 season.

The Riparian Land-Shaping Machine | Eugenio Da Rin, Josine Lambert

January 9, 2016,AEDT

Mountain landscapes have been subjected to a relentless conflict between conservative-picturesque attitudes and economic exploitation approaches. The project proposes a strategy that understands the river as a water-sediment management machine that choreographs newly manufactured riparian landscapes in order to put forward a decision-making mechanism to face the conflicting perspectives with | Read More

Morphis creates residential landscape inspired by the lotus

January 6, 2016,AEDT

Morphis were approached by TATA Housing to create a spectacular residential landscape, rooted in the culture of India’s community to promote a healthy and sustainable lifestyle for a new development in Haryana. The Lotus vision represents long life and good fortune – symbolic of purity and spiritual nature with unfolding | Read More

A Montreal library where landscape merges with architecture

January 5, 2016,AEDT

A place of openness and exchange To build a new library is to give to one’s community, to make a gesture of openness, of exchange, of culture and of urbanity. Situated in the multi-ethnic borough of Saint-Laurent on a busy urban boulevard, the library is one of a series of | Read More

Three parks come together in The International Park

January 4, 2016,AEDT

The Municipality of The Hague presented the vision for The International Park which will connect three existing parks – the Scheveningse Bosjes, the Waterpartij and the Westbroekpark – into one improved city park that rivals London’s Hyde Park in size.

Sunland Celebrity Garden | Shanghai, China | Place Design Group

December 20, 2015,AEDT

Sunland Celebrity Garden is a high end residential community situated adjacent to Waigaoqiao Free Trade Zone. Complete with living and entertainment facilities this development is designed in a neo-classical architecture style, where the landscape architecture has been divided into three parts: a club house, formal style gardens, and natural style | Read More

Koo’s Courtyard | Vancouver, Canada | Hapa Collaborative

December 12, 2015,AEDT

Tying together six townhouses on the site of an old autobody shop in Vancouver’s Strathcona neighbourhood, Koo’s Courtyard provides a small community with its social heart. The design challenge was to make a virtue of the narrow space, which has a width of 2.8m for most of its length. With | Read More

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