Reinventing the University Campus Green

February 2, 2017,AEDT

University landscapes are being reinvented. Once defined by the mediative calm of the cloister, they are now seeking new ways to engage in the life of the city. In an age of online and off campus learning, university landscapes are now playing a critical role in both attracting and retaining | Read More

Grove at Grand Bay where BIG architecture meets Raymond Jungles landscape

January 25, 2017,AEDT

Grove at Grand Bay, architect Bjarke Ingels’ first luxury residential condominium project in the United States with landscape design by Raymond Jungles. Located in Coconut Grove on a three-acre site near Biscayne Bay, the anticipated LEED Gold, low-density project with 98 units has two winding, 20-story glass towers that appear | Read More

The Magic Garden at Hampton Court Palace, London by RMA

January 23, 2017,AEDT

The Magic Garden, a new family play garden at Hampton Court Palace designed by landscape architects Robert Myers Associates (RMA). Commissioned by Historic Royal Palaces, it is intended that the new garden will become a landmark destination in the palace grounds. Located within part of Henry VIII’s former tiltyard, the | Read More

Surly Destination Brewery and Beer Gardens by HGA

January 16, 2017,AEDT

The Surly Destination Brewery and Beer Gardens (SDBBG) combine a beer hall, brewery, and extensive gardens into an existing industrial area within Minneapolis’ Prospect Park neighborhood. The growing demand for their products led to the design of a 50,000 SF facility residing on 8.3 acres of redeveloped brown field. This | Read More

Winning design for New Western Sydney Stadium

January 9, 2017,AEDT

ASPECT Studios, along with team partners Lendlease and Populous, has won the bid to design and deliver a new $300 million stadium precinct to replace Pirtek Stadium in the western Sydney suburb of Parramatta. Located on a sweeping bend of the Parramatta River on the western edge of the CBD, | Read More

Centennial Plaza: Reimagining the Heart of Midland, Texas

January 8, 2017,AEDT

In the heart of downtown Midland, Texas, a team of designers were engaged by Bond Partners and the City of Midland to reconceive an underutilized city block into a catalyst for urban transformation and to serve as a model for the sustainable use of natural resources in the region. As | Read More

United World College Dilijan | Dilijan, Armenia | Glasser and Dagenbach

January 2, 2017,AEDT

   UWC Dilijan College is an international boarding school for 650 students. The architecture is created by Tim Flynn Architects, London. Particular attention was paid to environmental issues, and how to organically embed school buildings in the surrounding nature using the local materials. Based on the theme of “blend with | Read More

WLA’s Six Most Read Posts from 2016

December 29, 2016,AEDT

As we get ready for the countdown to the new year it is time to list the six most read posts from 2016. These included posts about BIM, waterfronts, climate adaptation, creating opportunities through stormwater problems, reusing mines for tourism and creating an  integrated framework of people orientated experiences. Nature-based Climate | Read More

AMAGERFÆLLED masterplan revealed

December 28, 2016,AEDT

The innovative configuration of the proposed 19 hectare community is strategically placed adjacent a metro-stop, creating a new bustling and well-connected neighbourhood. The vibrant development will provide 2,000 homes as well all the amenities you would expect from a well-equipped town such as a creche, shops, local schools and much more. | Read More

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