Lourinha Eco-productive Park | Rio Tinto, Portugal | Alexandre Parente

September 28, 2015,AEDT

The design concept for Lourinha Eco-productive Park combines public open space with the emerging tendency of urban food production and the ecological balance. The main goals were to restore the river habitat, to promote the practice of agriculture and to provide recreation.
 Many allotments for horticulture set the design of | 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

Tagus Linear Park | Póvoa de Santa Iria Portugal | Topiaris

June 9, 2014,AEDT

Tagus Linear Park – Topiaris Landscape Architecture from Joao Morgado on Vimeo. [Great Aerial Video taken with a drone] The Tagus Linear Park is an area of 15 000 sq m that was conquered by the surrounding communities of the industrial private sector and was felt as a democratic intervention | Read More

Quinta das Virtudes | Porto Portugal | Cláudio Folha and Filipe Silva

April 27, 2014,AEDT

The project “Quinta das Virtudes” was developed at an early stage by the following landscape architects: Cláudio Folha, Filipe Silva and Tiago Ortega in the context of the subject of Cultural Landscapes Project in the fourth year of Landscape Architecture course in the Faculty of Science of University of Porto in | Read More

Tavira Island | Algarve Portugal | EXTRASTUDIO with Oficina dos Jardins

November 21, 2011,AEDT

EXTRASTUDIO in collaboration with landscape architects Oficina dos Jardins, won the competition for Tavira’s Island Regeneration, in Algarve, the southern coast of Portugal.Launched by Sociedade Polis Litoral Ria Formosa in collaboration with ParqueExpo and Tavira’s Municipality, the project includes the exist-ing infra-structures and landscape re-qualification. Sociedade Polis was generated by | Read More