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wbp Landschaftsarchitekten: The main idea behind the redesign of the surroundings of the St Remigius church in Borken was the “church in the square”. This square spans the whole width between the adjacent buildings, and the choice of homogeneous materials and the strong lighting concept help to unify its various [...]
Tue, Jan 03, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Förder Landschaftsarchitekten: The district of Cessingen is located southwest of Luxembourg City. It is a residential neighbourhood, which is surrounded by rural areas. Due to the implementation of a new masterplan for the entire area, developments with a high density have been planned for the above mentioned part of the [...]
Sat, Dec 31, 2016, Continue reading at the source
The Landscape Architecture Foundation (LAF) invests in research, scholarships, and leadership initiatives to increase our collective capacity to achieve sustainability and cultivate the next generation of design leaders. As our 50th year comes to a close, we'd like to thank our many friends, donors, and partners whose generous support helped [...]
Mon, Dec 19, 2016, Continue reading at the source
The 2016-2017 LAF Board of Directors began its term on October 21 at LAF's Annual Board Meeting in New Orleans. Jennifer Guthrie, FASLA of Gustafson Guthrie Nichol became President, succeeding Kona Gray, ASLA of EDSA, who was at the helm during LAF's monumental 50th anniversary year, which included an unprecedented [...]
Fri, Nov 18, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Eastern Kentucky HollerLast spring, Elyzabeth Engle received our 2016 Douglas Dockery Thomas Fellowship in Garden History and Design, an award sponsored by the Garden Club of America to support the examination of gardens and their unique place in our environment.Elyzabeth is a PhD candidate in Rural Sociology and Human Dimensions [...]
Mon, Nov 07, 2016, Continue reading at the source
To honor our 2016 Olmsted Scholars, LAF held a series of events in New Orleans on October 20-21. Forty of this year's 76 Olmsted Scholars traveled from across the U.S. and Canada, with some coming from as far as Peru and Portugal to participate. Top landscape architecture students are nominated [...]
Tue, Nov 01, 2016, Continue reading at the source
The Landscape Architecture Foundation (LAF) released The New Landscape Declaration, a 21st century call to action, at the American Society of Landscape Architects' Annual Meeting in New Orleans. LAF is now encouraging landscape architects across the globe to sign on to this ambitious vision and share how we can turn [...]
Wed, Oct 19, 2016, Continue reading at the source
One KM is a mixed-use development, in the vibrant heart of eastern Singapore, Geylang. The lower levels fronting the streets | Read More The post Katong Regency | Singapore | ICN Design appeared first on World Landscape Architecture . [...]
Mon, Oct 03, 2016, Continue reading at the source
The UK government is inviting designers, architects and artists from all over the world to enter an international design competition | Read More The post UK Holocaust Memorial International Design Competition appeared first on World Landscape Architecture . [...]
Wed, Sep 14, 2016, Continue reading at the source
With 14.7 per cent of the Earth's land and 12 per cent of its territorial waters under protection, the world | Read More The post The World now protects 15% of its Land, but crucial Biodiversity Zones left out appeared first on World Landscape Architecture . [...]
Mon, Sep 05, 2016, Continue reading at the source
© Balázs Danyi
Hetedik Műterem: The Castle District of Sopron is a 40-60 meter wide boulevard, which was formed on the outer skirt of the ditch running along the city walls that encircled the former historical core of the town, on the so called glacis slope. Consequently, from direction of the castle walls [...]
Tue, Aug 23, 2016, Continue reading at the source
The public realm for east London's new digital quarter, Here East, has been completed by LDA Design. Here East is | Read More The post New landscape at Here East for makers of the future appeared first on World Landscape Architecture . [...]
Mon, Aug 08, 2016, Continue reading at the source
© Gottlieb Paludan Architects/ Ole Malling
Bartenbach: With more than 250,000 people crossing the forecourt daily, Nørreport Station is Denmark's busiest transport hub. Before the transformation, this was clear from the constant swarm of people navigating their way through stalls, busses, cars and a huge number of chaotically parked bicycles. It was a worn-down urban space [...]
Mon, Aug 01, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Duke University's 8000-acre campus is renowned on many levels—its breathtaking neo-gothic architecture, the Olmsted brothers' splendid landscape plan, and an edenic setting within the greater matrix of the Duke Forest. Campus life shifts between East and West, with the Olmsted Brothers' designed Campus Drive as the meandering link between. In [...]
Thu, Jul 21, 2016, Continue reading at the source
SWA's redesign of San Jacinto Plaza, a historic gathering place in El Paso's downtown business district provides a state-of-the-art urban open space, while protecting and celebrating the history and culture of the site. The project was the result of an intensive community process involving input from a wide range of [...]
Tue, Jun 14, 2016, Continue reading at the source