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Posted by on Apr 13, 2017 in Baarn, Landscape architecture Posts, Mecanoo, Netherlands

Eden Soestdijk | 6 Steps to Stand Out From The Competition

Eden Soestdijk | 6 Steps to Stand Out From The Competition

Article by Moreira Filho – Eden Soestdijk, by Mecanoo Architecten, in Baarn, Netherlands Working in landscape architecture requires a variety of knowledge within many multidisciplinary areas of construction. A sum of visual arts, design, architecture, engineering, historical and cultural heritage preservation, laws, botanic, illumination, hydraulic, topography, geology, and others will define whether a project will gather enough elements to win any competition. Wow, being a landscape architect it is...

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Posted by on Dec 12, 2016 in 2016, Landscape architecture Posts, Mecanoo, Taiwan

Space Age Design at Kaohsiung Station Aims to Wow us All

Space Age Design at Kaohsiung Station Aims to Wow us All

Article by Tahío Avila – Kaohsiung Station, by Mecanoo Architecten, in Kaohsiung City, Taiwan Kaohsiung is the second most populous city in Taiwan with almost 2.8 million inhabitants and it represents an important transportation, manufacturing and industrial centre of southern Taiwan. Being an industrial centre is a good start for a city to become an important core, with a good transportation system and connections from airports to subway stations,...

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Posted by on Nov 21, 2016 in 2014, Campus, Eindhoven, Landscape architecture Posts, Mecanoo, Netherlands

Fontys University of Applied Sciences Provides The Perfect Campus Escape

Fontys University of Applied Sciences Provides The Perfect Campus Escape

Article by Amrita Slatch  – A review of Fontys University of Applied Sciences by Mecanoo, in Eindhoven, Netherlands. We all wish to study at an institute that gives us a very inspiring ambiance to study in. And usually, it’s the campus area that provides for such thinking. But one always wonders; what are the nuances that help shape such spaces? Spaces that not only make students feel stimulated with...

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Posted by on Nov 11, 2016 in 2011, Amsterdam, Landscape architecture Posts, Mecanoo, Netherlands

How People can Save the Landscape and Make it Social

How People can Save the Landscape and Make it Social

Article by Maria Giovanna Drago – The Westergasfabriek Terrain, by Kathryn Gustafson and Francine Houben from Mecanoo, in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. The Westergasfabriek Terrain by Kathryn Gustafson and Francine Houben from Mecanoo, Amsterdam, the Netherlands. The Westergasfabriek was the largest factory which produced coal gas in the Netherlands during the nineteenth century. It’s just outside the centre of Amsterdam and towers over the landscape with its red and yellowish bricks...

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