VIDEO | West 8 profile

July 6, 2013,AEDT

Previously we have featured profiles for Rietveld Landscape and H+N+S landscape architects commissioned by DutchDFA. Recently they posted a video profile for West 8 featuring Adriaan Geuze, Director and Chief Designer of West 8 urban design and landscape architecture.

West 8 wins design competition for Veddel North in Hamburg

June 26, 2013,AEDT

Revitalization of an urban community and surrounding dike park on the south banks of the Elbe River in Hamburg, Germany. West 8’s winning design addresses rising sea levels and climate change, bringing a human scale to an area dominated by automobile traffic.  

Six Finalists selected for Zaryadye Park Design Competition

June 18, 2013,AEDT

Last week we told you that 87 of the 90 submissions were eligible for entry into Zaryadye Park Design Competition. Yesterday, the jury held an eight-hour long meeting the Jury and selected six teams out of 90 applications. The main criteria was composition of a consortium, consisting of representatives of | Read More

Water Works Park shortlist announced

June 17, 2013,AEDT

Minneapolis Parks Foundation recently announced the shorlist  for the Water Works park schematic design project. The three shortlisted teams include Gustafson Guthrie Nicol with VJAA and Interboro (Seattle/Minneapolis/New York); SCAPE with Rogers Marvel (New York); Team West 8 (Rotterdam/New York). A five-member Designer Selection Committee chose the teams from a pool | Read More

Rainer Schmidt and West 8 entries win Guangzhou Fangcun Huadi Competition

February 27, 2013,AEDT

Guangzhou City Government announced that two winning entries were selected for the Guangzhou Fangchun Huadi Sustainable Master Plan competition. The two separate entries selected include the team of Rainer Schmidt Landscape Architects with Guangzhou Planning Design Institute and another entry by West 8.

2012 In Review | December

December 31, 2012,AEDT

West 8 won the Fort Mason Center Design Competiton in December and we published Rios Clementi Hale Studios realised design for Grand Park in Los Angeles and Dan Pearson Studio project in Japan.

2012 In Review | June

December 27, 2012,AEDT

In June we published the most amazing project of 2012 – Gardens by the Bay in Singapore designed by Grant Associates which won the World Building of the Year at WAF. June also saw Herzog & de Meuron and Ai Weiwei’s 2012 Serpentine Gallery Pavilion and West 8’s Jubilee Gardens open in London.

West 8 wins Fort Mason Center design competition

December 19, 2012,AEDT

Fort Mason Center has selected West 8 as the winner of its 2012 design competition for the 13-acre waterfront campus in San Francisco. The three-month long competition sought creative and practical design concepts to further enliven and integrate the site. The design will enable Fort Mason Center to realize its | Read More

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