The Figure-Ground of Cities by Nadia Amoroso

May 30, 2017,AEDT

Figure-ground drawings are conventional drawings used for urban design and city planning. Figure-ground plans depict the built and un-built spaces of the city, using simple black and white markings as the composition for the drawing. Typically, the black areas represent the solid (built) areas of the urban space, while the | Read More

Pérez Art Museum Miami | Miami, Florida | ArquitectonicaGEO

November 7, 2015,AEDT

  Where the PAMM building itself has been designed to express the raw material of concrete in its many forms, native plants have been chosen to display the raw materials of our landscape as complement and contrast to the geometric architecture of the building. Native trees, shrubs, groundcovers and vines | Read More

1 Hotel & Homes | Miami Beach, USA | EDSA

May 9, 2015,AEDT

The 1 Hotel and Residences is located on the northern border of South Beach and “Mid-Beach”, Florida and sits on 600 feet of pristine beachfront. The property was originally built in the 1970’s and its interior and exterior spaces are being redesigned in an effort to reach LEED certification. The | Read More

Hamilton Residence | Miami USA | Arquitectonica GEO

May 19, 2012,AEDT

A residential landscape that integrates the owner’s heritage, French with their place of residence: Florida. An exposed and unused lawn is converted into a poetic display of hardy native plants and trees which require little maintenance and no water during the dry season. The driveway integrates elements of French formality de-constructed classic shapes | Read More

Miami Science Museum | Miami USA | Arquitectonica GEO

January 17, 2012,AEDT

Landscape design for a 5 level, state of the art Science Museum in the heart of Downtown Miami. The site is comprised of 4 acres and will share an elevated plaza with the new Miami Art Museum. The Miami Science Museum will be an institute of technology, education and the | Read More

WEST 8: Grand Opening Miami Beach SoundScape / Lincoln Park

January 24, 2011,AEDT

The WEST 8 designed Lincoln Park is a new meeting place in town. Centrally located in the Art District at the monumental terminus of lively Lincoln Road, the park has multiple functions. During the day the park is shaded by pergolas and palm trees. In the evening it is a | Read More

Construction starts on Lincoln Park in Miami: West 8

September 22, 2010,AEDT

The first three of fifteen pergola structures were put in place the week of 13 September 2010. With the mid-sections also underway, the projects fabricators are well-underway to deliver the remaining elements on a weekly basis. Eliciting much discussion, curiosity and awe from passers-by, as well as consultants, owners and | Read More

Landscape Architecture in the News

May 10, 2010,AEDT

James Corner’s master plan for Lake Ontario Park in limbo – Globe & Mail “Once the parks are realized, Toronto will be indisputably a city connected to the lake, psychologically as well as literally. That can change the image and identity of a place,” he said. Toronto would be, in | Read More

Downtown Miami’s Simpson Park is renovated

October 29, 2009,AEDT

MiamiHerald.com reports Two years ago, Miami and Audi of America began a joint effort to revitalize downtown’s Simpson Park, one of the city’s few remaining hammocks. Last Friday, Carolina Monteiro, head designer of Enzo Enea Landscape Design in Miami, as well as Oppenheim, Sarnoff, Mayor Manny Diaz and Anja Kaehny | Read More

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