New Publication: Scapegoat

January 20, 2011,AEDT

A recent post by faslanyc we read about Scapegoat – a new journal on landscape, architecture, and political economy. Its available for free download. Scapegoat is a publication that engages the political economy of architecture and landscape architecture. The figure of the scapegoat carries the burden of the city and its sins.

Signage Guidelines can reduce clutter in the landscape

January 17, 2011,AEDT

The image of US 280 in Michael Tomberlin’s post – Birmingham committee revisiting sign rules is very telling of the suburban landscape where signs breed like rabbits and litter the road side with retailers using the mantra ‘the bigger the better’ rather than ‘less is more’. Signage littering the urban | Read More

LAND Reader launch

November 14, 2010,AEDT

Today we launch – LAND Reader – a new website that will provide the latest news,  books, products,  events and other information updates from across the web. LAND Reader will give updates from local to international built environment news to summaries of interesting topics. LAND Reader will be your weekly read | Read More

Landmark on Cebeli Hill, Antalya Turkey

October 24, 2010,AEDT

1/1 Landscape + Architecture from Istanbul, Turkey have designed ‘Landmark Project of Cebeli Hill’, with a new program that looks out new requirements and opportunities. The originality of Cebeli Hill is re-interpreted in the construction and silhuette fiction. The design that has the holistic green spaces, ecological solutions and to include | Read More

Green Room opens in Rotterdam

September 24, 2010,AEDT

The “Green Room” is designed by Casanova+Hernandez as part of a series of temporary interventions in the public space of several European cities named “Domestic Monuments”. The “Green Room” experiments with the role of hybrid interventions (mix of landscape+architecture+sculpture) to activate the urban life of our city centres. The intervention | Read More

AILA 2010 National Awards Announced

August 30, 2010,AEDT

Australian Institute of Landscape Architects has announced the winners of the 2010 National Awards. The top honor of Australian Medal for Landscape Architecture was awarded to James Mather Delaney Design Pty Ltd in partnership with Tonkin Zulaikha Greer Architects and City of Sydney for Paddington Reservoir Gardens, Paddington, Sydney AILA 2010 | Read More

NYC opens first sections of Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Greenway

August 25, 2010,AEDT

Five additional acres of Brooklyn Bridge Park have been opened to the public, including the first 2,000 feet of the park’s greenway, a 30-foot wide, scenic bikeway and walkway along the East River shoreline. The first section of the new greenway starts at the park entrance at Old Fulton Street | Read More

World Architecture Festival Shortlist 2010 Announced

August 4, 2010,AEDT

The World Architecture Festival has announced the shortlist for 2010 Awards.  Several projects made the Landscape category shortlist for Built Projects but only two are on the shortlist for Future Projects. The Winners will be announced at the Festival in Barcelona which is to be held between 3-5 November. The Student | Read More

Seachange 2030+ Ideas Competition: Winners Announced

July 26, 2010,AEDT

The Australian Institute of Landscape Architects [AILA] and its competition partners invited individuals and teams to participate in the Sea Change 2030+, an international ideas competition, which asked for innovative ideas for planning, designing and managing for adaptation to urban sea level rise. There were many highly innovative ideas in | Read More

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