TwitterRssFacebook

Posted by on Apr 26, 2017 in China, Landscape architecture Posts, Martin Duplantier Architectes

Zhangjiajie Pour | The Most Illusionistic Project you Have Ever Seen

Zhangjiajie Pour | The Most Illusionistic Project you Have Ever Seen

Article by Radenka Kolarov – Zhangjiajie Pour, by Martin Duplantier Architectes, in Zhangjiajie, Hunan Province, China. Zhangjiajie Pour project by Martin Duplantier Architectes and Daqian Landscape Architects, in Zhangjiajie, China. This new stainless steel bridge is part of an award-winning concept designed by Martin Duplantier Architectes for the Zhangjiajie World Heritage Site in China. Landscape design for a World Heritage Site is all about treading lightly. And the latest concept...

Read More

Posted by on Apr 24, 2017 in Landscape architecture Posts, Latest News Landscape Architecture

Latest News Landscape Architecture April Edition

Latest News Landscape Architecture April Edition

24-Apr-2017 – Latest News Landscape Architecture April by Brett Lezon | Edition No. 4 out of 4 In this week’s Latest News in Landscape Architecture we feature a lively, proposed children’s area for the McKee Botanical Garden, highlight the 2017 World Landscape Architecture award winners, and examine pocket parks in Mexico City. Additionally, we showcase a book about the link between what’s built and our well-being, and don’t forget our...

Read More

Posted by on Apr 22, 2017 in Landscape architecture Posts, Netherlands

Amsterdam Canal Ring | How Amsterdam Became one of the Most Sustainable Cities in the World

Amsterdam Canal Ring | How Amsterdam Became one of the Most Sustainable Cities in the World

Article by Ophelia Yuting Ji – We take a  look at how Amsterdam became one of the most sustainable cities in the world due to the development of the Amsterdam Canal Ring.  Revolving windmills, blossoming tulips, and meandering canals; we are all drawn to the beautiful sightseeing in Amsterdam, but the capital of the Netherlands is definitely more than that. The city, located in the North Holland province in the...

Read More

Posted by on Apr 20, 2017 in 2011, B+C Architectes, France, Landscape architecture Posts

How a Mournful Old Square Turned into a Dynamic, Vibrant Plaza

How a Mournful Old Square Turned into a Dynamic, Vibrant Plaza

Article by Farah Afza Jurekh – A review of the vibrant plaza at Place des Droits de l’Homme, by B+C Architectes , Tremblay-en-France. The urban squares are like magnets to cities. The magnetic forces that the city square possesses depends highly on the design of the square. An unused, forgotten, mournful space can be easily turned into a dynamic, attractive, vibrant place if it is designed creatively and meticulously by...

Read More

Posted by on Apr 19, 2017 in 2015, Australia, HASSELL, Landscape architecture Posts

Esperance Waterfront | Drawing the Past to Future

Esperance Waterfront | Drawing the Past to Future

By Niriti Porwal – A Review of Esperance Waterfront, by HASSELL, in Esperance, Australia. The town of Esperance — located 720 kilometers southeast of Perth in Western Australia — is experiencing a rapid urbanization, with the state’s population expected to more than double by 2050. Esperance Waterfront, a 1.1-kilometer-long site, was recently developed along the coast to meet the new infrastructural needs of the town. This project is an...

Read More

Posted by on Apr 18, 2017 in 2015, Beijing, China, Landscape architecture Posts, LSA Design

Funmix Shopping Centre | Landscape Architecture Meets Retail in Beijing

Funmix Shopping Centre | Landscape Architecture Meets Retail in Beijing

Article by Win Phyo – Funmix Shopping Centre, by LSA Design, in Beijing, China. Shopping malls in Asia are not only a source of retail therapy but also a prime location for social hangouts. Modern China is no stranger to consumerism, and Beijing, the third-largest city in the country, has fallen prey to shopping mall developments. Towering over the city at more than three stories in height, these large-scale buildings were...

Read More