Book Review | Staging Urban Landscapes by B. Cannon Ivers

December 3, 2018,AEDT

Staging Urban Landscapes: The Activation and Curation of Flexible Public Spaces edited by B. Cannon Ivers explores the history of designing flexible spaces for activation and adaptability. The foreword by Charles Waldheim who reviews the history of activation and concentrating | Read More

Urbanized: A Conversation

April 21, 2012,AEDT

Urbanized,  feature-length documentary by Gary Hustwit was recently shown at University of Pennsylvania. Afterwards, a panel conversation took place between Gary Hustwit, James Corner and Ricky Burdett chaired by  Marilyn Jordan Taylor (Dean of PennDesign). The 40 minute conversation was caught on film and published | Read More

Waller Creek Design Competition Shortlist announced

February 6, 2012,AEDT

The Waller Creek Conservancy in Austin, Texas has announced that nine teams from 31 submissions have been selected  to continue onto the next stage of the ‘Design Waller Creek’ design competition. “Through the competition process, we enlisted the leaders in urban | Read More

Second Wave of Modernism II Conference: VIDEOS

February 2, 2012,AEDT

Back in November last year The Cultural Landscape Foundation held the Second Wave of Modernism II: Landscape Complexity and Transformation Conference at MoMA in New York. Various landscape architects and urbanists such as James Corner, Michael Van Valkenburgh, Raymond Jungles, Kathryn Gustafson, Gary Hilderbrand | Read More

Santa Monica Palisades Garden Walk & Town Square Update

October 24, 2011,AEDT

Last November we published the design concept for Santa Monica Palisades Garden Walk & Town Square  by James Corner Field Operations. Recently, we learnt that the design for the Town Square has since been updated to reflect the Landmarks Commission conditions | Read More

Race Street Pier | Philadelphia | Field Operations

May 30, 2011,AEDT

Delaware River Waterfront Corporation (DRWC ) along with Mayor Nutter recently opened the new Race Street Pier, the first new public space of its kind on the Central Delaware River Waterfront to be realized as part of DRWC’s ambitious new | Read More

Highline Section 2: Moving along *UPDATE*

December 23, 2010,AEDT

*UPDATE* The Highline Blog has posted a video of a walk through of Section 2 under construction explaining the new features. You can help the Highline prepare for opening Section 2 next year with a gift by December 31. Section | Read More

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