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Posted by on Dec 18, 2016 in 2004, Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates, New York, New York, United States

Why is Teardrop Park the Project Every Landscape Architect Should Visit?

Why is Teardrop Park the Project Every Landscape Architect Should Visit?

Article by Giacomo Guzzon – Teardrop Park, by Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates, Inc., in New York City, USA Teardrop Park offers a lot in a small package. It is a significant lesson in landscape design, successfully integrating issues of materiality, sustainability, spatial differentiation, programming, and circulation. Perhaps most importantly, it demonstrates how a thoughtful design can bring atmosphere, character, and life to even a small, flat, and featureless place....

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Posted by on Oct 28, 2015 in 2006, Conservation Design Forum, Green Roof, Inc., Landscape architecture Posts, Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates, United States, Washington

Rethinking the Urban Space with the ASLA Headquarters

Rethinking the Urban Space with the ASLA Headquarters

ASLA headquarters, by Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates, Inc. and Conservation Design Forum, in Washington, D.C. The ASLA (American Society of Landscape Architects) green roof project seeks to demonstrate the environmental benefits of green roofs, as well as to showcase what landscape architects contribute to this type of project. Located on the rooftop of the headquarters of the American Society of Landscape Architects in the heart of Washington D.C., the...

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