TwitterRssFacebook

Posted by on Apr 6, 2017 in 2014, Australia, Landscape architecture Posts, McGregor Coxall, Sydney

Little Bay Cove | A Big Ecological Endeavor

Little Bay Cove | A Big Ecological Endeavor

Article by Gwgw Kalligiannaki – Little Bay Cove, by McGregor Coxall, in Little Bay, Sydney, Australia. Designed with the principles of “urban ecology”, the Little Bay Cove is an excellent example in which “the experience of the landscape has been carefully considered to support a diversity of spaces that provide a range of amenity”, as McGregor Coxall says of his project. His proposal is based on a grid, where...

Read More

Posted by on Apr 5, 2017 in 2014, H+N+S Landscape Architects, Landscape architecture Posts, Netherlands

Land Art Park Buitenschot | Can a Landscape Design Cut Out Noise Pollution?

Land Art Park Buitenschot | Can a Landscape Design Cut Out Noise Pollution?

Article by Amrita Slatch – Land Art Park Buitenschot, by H+N+S Landscape Architects, in Hoofddorp, the Netherlands When you land at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport, you might not notice the 80-acre, diamond-shaped green space right next to one of the runways. But that’s OK. That is not the purpose of this green space. Instead, it is meant to solve one of the most basic issues faced by residential areas near airports:...

Read More

Posted by on Mar 16, 2017 in 2014, A24 Landschaft Landschaftsarchitektur GmbH, Germany, Landscape architecture Posts, Schwäbisch Gmünd

Urban Development Changes the Perception of Schwäbisch Gmünd’s Citizens

Urban Development Changes the Perception of Schwäbisch Gmünd’s Citizens

Article by Tahío Avila – Urban development of Schwäbisch Gmünd, by A24 Landschaft Landschaftsarchitektur GmbH, in Schwäbisch Gmünd, Germany. Located in southwest Germany, Schwäbisch Gmünd is a medium-sized city developed at the shoreline of the confluence of two important rivers: the Josefsbach and the larger Rems River. This is one of the oldest Staufer cities, once part of the old Swabia (a historic region in southwestern Germany), which today...

Read More

Posted by on Mar 10, 2017 in 2014, Barcelona, Landscape architecture Posts, SCOB Architecture & Landscaping, Spain

Aurea Cuadrado Garden | This Exceptional Square will Show you why “Landskating” is Becoming an Absolute Hit!

Aurea Cuadrado Garden | This Exceptional Square will Show you why “Landskating” is Becoming an Absolute Hit!

Article by Joanna Laska – Aurea Cuadrado Garden, by SCOB Architecture & Landscaping, in Barcelona, Spain. SCOB Architecture & Landscape can be incredibly proud of their project – AUREA CUADRADO GARDEN. This striking design is proof that even the most forgotten places can be turned into a must-see for thousands of people. For many years skate parks have been seen as invasive, unpractical elements of landscape design. There has always...

Read More

Posted by on Feb 27, 2017 in 2014, Barcelona, COAC, Landscape architecture Posts, Spain

How Raised Gardens Can a Make Railway a Social Place

How Raised Gardens Can a Make Railway a Social Place

Article by Kamil Rawski – A Review of the Raised Gardens of Sants by COAC, in Barcelona, Spain. In the era of excessive urbanization it is increasingly difficult to find new spaces to make into green areas. At the same time the urban infrastructure absorbs more and more surfaces of the cities. What do you think, is it possible to find a compromise which is able to bring together these...

Read More

Posted by on Jan 26, 2017 in 2014, Australia, HASSELL, Landscape architecture Posts, Melbourne

How to Show a Community’s Soul in The Landscape of the City

How to Show a Community’s Soul in The Landscape of the City

Article by Moreira Filho – The Afghan Bazaar Cultural Precinct, by HASSELL, Dandenong, Melbourne, Australia. Far from their homelands, immigrants all over the world look for a space they can call their own in their adopted country. And they often have to do this in an atmosphere of struggle and even prejudice in their day-to-day lives. How can landscape architects design projects to help people feel at home and...

Read More