Green River Project | Moscow Russia | OKRA

August 22, 2013,AEDT

In Moscow, a densely built mega polis, there are major challenges on how to maintain and develop a healthy green urban and peri-urban environment. Improving the quality of existing public space and cityscape and to develop new areas on a sustainable way, will improve the quality of living and create | Read More

Iowa State Landscape architecture seniors gain on-site experience

August 21, 2013,AEDT

This summer, five students and their professor constructed a series of multipurpose outdoor classrooms in the center of Iowa Correctional Institution for Women (ICIW) new 30-acre campus. The classrooms will provide offenders, counselors and staff with a restorative outdoor environment for classes, counseling and vocational training. The project is part of | Read More

Crown Sky Garden | Chicago USA | mikyoung kim design

August 9, 2013,AEDT

Situated in the heart of downtown Chicago, the Crown Sky Garden is a sanctuary for patients, families, doctors and administrators within this 23 story Children’s Hospital. The commitment to this sky garden was built upon a growing body of scientific research which links access to natural light and contemplative spaces | Read More

Helsinki South Harbour | Helsinki Finland | PORT

June 27, 2013,AEDT

Helsinkiʼs South Harbour has the potential to become a world-class urban waterfront, cited alongside Copenhagen, Barcelona, Rio, Sydney and Hong Kong as among the most spectacular waterside public realms in the world.

West 8 wins design competition for Veddel North in Hamburg

June 26, 2013,AEDT

Revitalization of an urban community and surrounding dike park on the south banks of the Elbe River in Hamburg, Germany. West 8’s winning design addresses rising sea levels and climate change, bringing a human scale to an area dominated by automobile traffic.  

Brooks Residence | Los Angeles USA | Isabelle Duvivier

June 15, 2013,AEDT

Isabelle Duvivier (architect/environmentalist), of Duvivier Architects, purchased a dilapidated 100-year-old home in a long established, low-income neighborhood on Brooks Ave. in Venice, California in July 2009. She wanted to blend into the neighborhood by keeping the feel of the craftsman house, but she had a larger goal – to reduce the impact and | Read More

STUDENT PROJECT | Eat Here Now

June 8, 2013,AEDT

The average meal in the United States travels over 1500 miles from farm to table. What if we reduce that to 5 miles and the cost of transportation and source of fuel becomes irrelevant? What if our water consumption was more in tune with the water that falls naturally, and | Read More

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