Waterplein | Rotterdam Netherlands | DE URBANISTEN

July 2, 2013,AEDT

Waterplein Benthemplein from de urbanisten on Vimeo. On the Benthemsquare a first water square will be realized. It took us almost seven years from the idea and concept, to typologies, to policy, to spatial design. Already well published as a concept, in 2011 we finally got to design and refine | Read More

VIDEO | Stormwater Management Ecological Services Metrics

June 29, 2013,AEDT

Stormwater is important part of any landscape and even more so in cities.  Cities are striving to understand water and stormwater management and implement water sustainable design principles. This 5 minute video recently posted on vimeo by DBA Inc. gives graphic information about a New Orleans water management study that was | Read More

VIDEO | Snøhetta: Memories of architectural landscapes

June 23, 2013,AEDT

Snøhetta: Memories of architectural landscapes. A 30 minute video with Norwegian architect Kjetil T. Thorsen talking about Snøhetta’s work. The first section – ‘landscapes’ (5 Minutes), gives an insight on how Kjetil T. Thorsen and Snøhetta look at landscape. ”Landscapes are a massive force”, says Kjetil Trædal Thorsen, co-founder and | Read More

EVENT | George W. Bush Presidential Center Dedication

April 25, 2013,AEDT

The dedication ceremony for George W. Bush Presidential Center will be held today including a parkland designed by Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates. The design reflects the Bush’s love for their native Texas landscape and includes trees from their ranch tree farm. MVVA have spent over 2 and half years on site | Read More

VIDEO | Susannah Drake | “Resilient Urban Environments”

February 25, 2013,AEDT

Susannah Drake, “Resilient Urban Environments” from D-Crit on Vimeo. Susannah Drake, the Principal of dlandstudio recently gave a lecture at the D-Crit (Design Criticism Department), School of Visual Arts in New York. “In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, the topics of sea level rise and storm surge have never been | Read More

VIDEOS | Design Adds Value to the Commons

February 19, 2013,AEDT

Design Adds Value to the Commons – Michael Speaks, Dean, University of Kentucky College of Design from UK/CoD on Vimeo. Design Adds Value to the Commons was a design symposium hosted by The University of Kentucky College of Design in conjunction with Lexington’s Downtown Development Authority’s Town Branch Commons Design | Read More

VIDEO | Change Agents: Landscape Architects on the Innovation Forefront

December 23, 2012,AEDT

On October 18, New York Chapter ASLA and Van Alen Institute hosted an evening of rapid-fire Pecha Kucha presentations – “Change Agents: Landscape Architects on the Innovation Forefront” Change Agents: Landscape Architects on the Innovation Forefront from Van Alen Institute on Vimeo.

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