Chutes and Tires | ATLAS Lab

August 31, 2013,AEST

The importance of usable open space has been well documented at various times and at various places throughout the world. For centuries small parks and playgrounds have functioned as vital social networking tools and places of reprieve from the city | Read More

10 teams selected for Rebuild by Design competition

August 10, 2013,AEST

Back in June the Hurricane Sandy Rebuilding Task Force in collaboration with others launched  Rebuild by Design to promote resilience for Sandy-affected regions.   Rebuild by Design  is a multi-stage regional design competition that will develop innovative projects to protect and enhance Sandy-affected | Read More

Urban Air | Stephen Glassman

November 15, 2012,AEST

Imagine being stuck in bumper-to-bumper traffic. The car’s not moving, you’re channel surfing, nothing but ads or news on the radio… Nothing but billboards with advertising — digital and print — on the skyline. But wait… What’s that up ahead? | Read More

Imagining the Lowline exhibit opens

September 18, 2012,AEST

Last Saturday the “Imagining the Lowline” exhibit opened to the public as part of the “Experiments in Motion” initiative commissioned by Audi of America and in partnership with the Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation (GSAPP), nine | Read More

FPT City | Danang Vietnam | SOM

May 22, 2012,AEST

Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM) was awarded the Master Plan commission for FPT City in Danang, Vietnam.  SOM’s preliminary plan for a sustainable new high-tech community at the edge of the city has been applauded by local authorities, including the | Read More

New York Launches NYC Urban Technology Innovation Center

January 21, 2011,AEST

NYC Urban Technology Innovation Center, an initiative to promote the development and commercialization of green building technologies in New York City.  It will connect academic institutions conducting underlying research, companies creating the associated products, and building owners who will use those | Read More

Walter Hood: ‘Technology/Technique’ @ University of Michigan

November 27, 2010,AEST

Walter Hood, Principal, Hood Design; Professor of Landscape Architecture & Environmental Planning and Urban Design, College of Environmental Design, University of California, Berkeley, presented September 24, 2010, at the Future of Technology conference. NOTE: The average audio quality will require | Read More

International Green Construction Code launched

March 29, 2010,AEST

Version 1.0 of the International Green Construction Code(IGCC) was launched by the International Code Council. Of interest to Landscape Architects is Chapter 4 – Site development and land use which provides requirements for the development and maintenance of building and | Read More

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