Pallet Terrace | Vicenza, Italy | Luisa Dal Brun

November 21, 2015,AEDT

  The project aimed to convert a small terrace into a modern garden, built on the existing wooden deck floor, by taking inspiration from shapes and colors of the surrounding environment. We used pallets garnished with distinctive cotton cloth suitable for the outdoors; the same cloth could also be used to | Read More

IFLA Calls for Sir Geoffrey Jellicoe Award nominations

August 8, 2015,AEDT

The International Federation of Landscape Architects (IFLA), is soliciting nominations for its Sir Geoffrey Jellicoe Award. The IFLA Sir Geoffrey Jellicoe Award is the highest honor that the International Federation of Landscape Architects can bestow upon a landscape architect. The Award recognizes a living landscape architect whose lifetime achievements and contributions | Read More

Curitiba and Mexico City make the World Design Capital shortlist

July 29, 2015,AEDT

The International Council of Societies of Industrial Design (Icsid) recently announced that the design-effective cities of Curitiba (Brazil) and Mexico City (Mexico) have been shortlisted to become World Design Capital® 2018. “The WDC designation showcases design’s inextricable role in the solutions economy,” said Icsid President-elect and member of the WDC Selection Committee, | Read More

Private Garden in Ortonovo, Italy by Giuseppe Lunardini

July 5, 2015,AEDT

       When an entrepreneur who works in the marble business gave me the chance to design the garden for his brand new house up on the hills of Ortonovo, close to the Mediterranean coast, I suddenly knew I would reflect his personality in a carved landscape. I applied all the | Read More

#Bamboo – Urban Metamorphosis | Genoa, Italy | OAM Architecture

July 15, 2014,AEDT

The design concept provides the formation of a public space for all new “identity” : a green area, sustainable where everyone can meet up , lie down, play , study, work, dance, relax, contemplate the beauty of the visual and sensory seascape , learn, educate children, cooking, farming and self- | Read More

STUDENT PROJECT | Genoa Green Infrastructure | Alessandro Vino

March 22, 2014,AEDT

The project developed a design idea for an elevated bike infrastructure in Genoa’s east Valley, known as Val Bisagno. The valley has been named after the seasonal stream that rushes through it, nowadays the area is one of Genoa’s busiest urban periphery, with 130.000 inhabitants and two major issues: 1) The recurring floods | Read More

Bosco Verticale/Vertical Forest | Milan Italy | Boeri Studio

January 27, 2014,AEDT

The Vertical Forest project aims to build high-density tower blocks with trees within the city. The first example of a Vertical Forest is currently under construction in Milan in Porta Nuova Isola area, part of a larger redevelopment project developed by Hines Italia with two towers which are 80 metres | Read More

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