Dilworth Park | Philadelphia, USA | OLIN

August 30, 2019,AEST

In its former state, Dilworth Plaza was anything but inviting. Despite its prominent location at the foot of City Hall and the nexus of Philadelphia’s public transit system, the plaza was one that many Philadelphians avoided. Built in the 1970s, the plaza and transit concourse below was a maze of | Read More

LOOP – Pioneering Community Consultation for Shanghai’s Laneways

August 29, 2019,AEST

Located in one of Shanghai’s most historic neighbourhoods, Gossamer is working with local residents and authorities to deliver LOOP, one of the city’s first community consultation urban regeneration project. Driven by a multi-staged public engagement process LOOP will provide 7 co-designed mico-destinations each tailored to the community and offers a | Read More

Oyama Yuen Harvest Walk | Tokyo, Japan | WRT

August 28, 2019,AEST

On the former site of Oyama Yuenchi, a well-known amusement park, Oyama Yuen Harvest Walk is a shopping center 100km north of Tokyo, Japan. Constructed in 2007, two years after the (partial) demolition of the amusement park, the site evolved into a shopping destination with large roadside stores around the | Read More

WLA welcomes Boffa Miskell as a partner

August 26, 2019,AEST

WLA welcomes Boffa Miskell as a supporter and thank them for their support to allow us to continue to publish great landscape projects, news and information for all to read. Boffa Miskell is an award-winning New Zealand-based design, planning and environmental consultancy. They have a wide range of local and international private and public sector clients | Read More

Botaniko | Weston, Florida, USA | Landscape Design Workshop

August 23, 2019,AEST

One of the strategies of smart growth and sustainable communities is to promote infill development, Botaniko adopts and embraces this concept.  Botaniko, as the name suggests, is a community where the outdoor environment & lush landscape takes center stage. The project is located at the City of Weston, Florida.  It | Read More

Boxscape | Landscape Design Studio

August 22, 2019,AEST

Introducing green infrastructure (GI) in highly urbanized territories is no longer a luxury, but a necessity for sustainable development. BOXSCAPE is a Nature-Based Solution that aims to transform and enrich open public spaces, turning them into contemporary, environmentally friendly and self-supported areas. The concept revitalizes the GI and utilizes neglected | Read More

ASLA publishes Guide to Universal Design

August 21, 2019,AEST

The American Society of Landscape Architects recently published a Guide to Universal Design.   Everyone navigates the built environment differently, with abilities changing across a person’s lifespan. One billion people, or 15 percent of the global population, experience some form of disability. The global population of people over 65 years of | Read More

Aspuddsparken | Stockholm, Sweden | AJ Landskap

August 21, 2019,AEST

Aspuddsparken is a district park originally landscaped in the 1950s. Surrounded by a board of natural mixed woods and partly submerged in relation to the surroundings it holds a green and sheltered location. Through the renovation, Aspuddsparken has been amended with a series of playful and varied activity areas. Seating | Read More

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