6 teams shortlisted for Olympicopolis Design Competition

December 15, 2014,AEDT

The London Legacy Development Corporation has recently announced that six teams have been shortlisted for the Olympicopolis Design Competition. The new culture and education quarter is part of the Olympicopolis vision for Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Over 43 high quality submissions comprising established companies and emerging practices which included 125 | Read More

EVENT | Airport Landscape – Urban Ecologies in the aerial age

November 11, 2013,AEDT

Harvard University GSD is hosting an Exhibition and Conference titled Airport Landscape – Urban Ecologies in the aerial age. The Exhibition opened on October 30 and continues through to December 19. Their is also a conference at the GSD on November 14-15. Both events are curated and convened by Charles | Read More

Zaryadye Park Design Competition | UPDATE

June 14, 2013,AEDT

Back in April we posted the announcement for Zaryadye Park Design Competition – the first public park built in Moscow for over 50 years. The organisers have announced that the received over 90 entries of which 87 teams were eligible for entry.  The list of team leaders shows that there is | Read More

2011 Project Review | April – June

December 30, 2011,AEDT

April Woodland Discovery Playground at Shelby Farms Park | James Corner Field Operations SÜDLICHE LOHMÜHLENINSEL, BERLIN | Rehwaldt Landschaftsarchitekten STUDENT PROJECT: Rejuvenating Brentford | Helen Allen

GROSS.MAX with Sutherland Hussey win Parklandschaft Tempelhof

May 23, 2011,AEDT

Recently the entry by GROSS.MAX with Sutherland Hussey was announced as the winner of the Parklandschaft Tempelhof design competition beating a shortlist of 6 finalists including Rehwaldt Architekten Landschaft, Topotek1 and others. GROSS.MAX were kind enough to compose an extensive description of the design concept. John Ruskin, the illustrious art | Read More

Construction begins on Xian International Horticultural Exhibition

November 30, 2010,AEDT

With just under 150 days to go before the opening of 2011 International Horticultural Exhibition to be held in Xian, China (西安, 陕西) construction is in full swing on the gardens including West 8’s Garden of 10.000 Bridges (pictured above). Gardens are telling stories; they are poetry and have a narrative. | Read More

Parklandschaft Tempelhof shortlist

September 9, 2010,AEDT

Spiegel recently reported that Berlin city officials announced the shortlist for Parklandschaft Tempelhof – the historic airport site that will be transformed into a new city park and also the site for hosting the 2017 IGA. The competition has 6 finalists who will share the €100,000 prize and will negotiate | Read More