Land News 16 Nov 2010

November 16, 2010,AEDT

Students plan West Campus – Yale News Two landscape management courses (Ecological Urbanism and Management Plans for Protected Areas) in the School of Forestry & Environmental Studies are developing plans this semester to make West Campus — Yale’s burgeoning site in West Haven for science research and the arts — | Read More

Competition Shortlist is a who’s who of design

February 16, 2010,AEDT

Recently the contest organisers of the Gateway Arch Design Competition announced the shortlist for the second round of the competition and it reads like a who’s who of built environment design from around the world. This competition is shaping up to be one of the most interesting for 2010 and | Read More

SOM Wins Beijing CBD Competition

October 25, 2009,AEDT

The Chicago and China offices of Skidmore, Owings and Merrill (SOM) were named the winner of an international design competition to expand the Beijing Central Business District (CBD). The competition was sponsored by the Chaoyang District Government and the Beijing CBD Administration Committee. Seven teams of the world’s leading urban | Read More

Beijing CBD expansion plan to be chosen this year

October 13, 2009,AEDT

Beijing City government has placed seven alternative design for the Beijing CBD public display. Beginning yesterday they were opened for public comment as apart of a six-day CBD International Business Festival.  A plan will be selected by the end of this year for planning and implementation. The masterplans were submitted | Read More

Interviews by Penn Current with Marilyn Jordan Taylor

March 26, 2009,AEDT

A great interview with Marilyn Jordan Taylor of PennDesign who states that “it’s a great time to be thinking big about design.” Read the full interview at the SOURCE: Penn Current: Interviews: Q&A: Marilyn Jordan Taylor Technorati Tags: Penn, SOM, Marilyn Jordan Taylor