This Week in Landscape | 10 August 2014

August 10, 2014,AEDT

Postindustrial Landscapes from Kelly Flanagan on Vimeo. “This is a short clip of a longer documentary on the Architectural Association Visiting School’s workshop at the Academy of Art University’s School of Architecture exploring Postindustrial Landscapes. During this 10 day intensive | Read More

Chemin-Qui-Marche Lookout | Montreal Canada | GROUPE IBI-CHBA

January 21, 2014,AEDT

The planning concept for the park is an expression of the traces of its past and the important moments of its history. The esplanade also highlights the spirit of place found in the contemporary urban grid of the neighborhood. The park becomes a witness to the site’s history, commemorating it through three key landscape elements: the river and its piers, the vestiges of former railways lines, and the historic city in development.

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Landscape Testaccio | Rome Italy | Melania Bugiani

July 17, 2013,AEDT

In the old abattoir of Rome- today the Museum of Contemporary Art- two public gardens dealing with botanical spontaneity. On the occasion of Enel contemporanea 2012, an international art event that takes place in Rome annually, 75m of evergreens, perennial | Read More

Water Works Park shortlist announced

June 17, 2013,AEDT

Minneapolis Parks Foundation recently announced the shorlist  for the Water Works park schematic design project. The three shortlisted teams include Gustafson Guthrie Nicol with VJAA and Interboro (Seattle/Minneapolis/New York); SCAPE with Rogers Marvel (New York); Team West 8 (Rotterdam/New York). A | Read More

Re-Cultivating the Forest City | Cleveland USA | PORT

May 31, 2013,AEDT

At its economic and political height during the mid-20th century, Cleveland, Ohio had a population of nearly 1 million people and was building and investing in infrastructure and civic projects for projected growth that would double this population before the | Read More

Funmix Roof Garden | Beijing China | Loci Studio

April 11, 2013,AEDT

Vanke’s latest commercial project in Beijing – The ‘Funmix’ Shopping Centre – is aiming to change Beijing’s standard approach to shopping malls and commercial precincts. As its name suggests Vanke sees this project as possessing a little more life, vibrancy | Read More

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