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Posted by on Feb 23, 2017 in 2015, Landscape architecture Posts, Mexico

Angelopolis Corporate Terrace | A Balancing Act of Style and Function

Angelopolis Corporate Terrace | A Balancing Act of Style and Function

Article by Niriti Porwal – A review of Angelopolis Corporate Terrace by DLC Architects (María Guadalupe Domínguez Landa, Rafael López Corona) in Lomas de Angelópolis, Puebla, México. Good commercial landscape planning is a matter of striking the right balance of form and function. In order to make the landscape speak for itself, it is important to think about how you want the user to interact with your design and...

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Posted by on Feb 20, 2017 in Fresh Trends, Landscape architecture Posts

Streetscape | 5 of the Best Projects Today for Design Inspiration

Streetscape | 5 of the Best Projects Today for Design Inspiration

Article by Kurt Longland – We take a look at 5 awesome projects for streetscape design inspiration, covering some of the world’s most unique and interesting landscape architecture projects.  So it’s the time of year when one project has been completed and another is under way, and as such you learn that your new task is to design a streetscape … whatever that means. Once you realize that it...

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Posted by on Feb 16, 2017 in 2012, Landscape architecture Posts, OLIN Studio, United States, Washington

Canal Park | From District Parking to Stunning Recreational Park

Canal Park | From District Parking to Stunning Recreational Park

Article by Galo César Gutiérrez Díaz – A review of Canal Park by OLIN, in Washington, District Of Columbia, USA. In a city where the priority is the automobile, will it be a great advance to recover open public spaces? These improve the quality of life of its inhabitants, giving multiple benefits from social to economic. Recovering an open public space is not easy; it takes a lot of...

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Posted by on Feb 15, 2017 in 2016, KWK Promes, Landscape architecture Posts, Poland

Przelomy Centre for Dialogue | From Painful War Scars to Success Story

Przelomy Centre for Dialogue | From Painful War Scars to Success Story

Article by Win Phy0 – A review of Przelomy Centre for Dialogue, by KWK Promes, in Szczecin, Poland. Imagine a place that is deeply rooted in a painful history, a place that hasn’t caught a break in the years since. The potential for reviving that space and making a 360-degree turnaround might seem highly unlikely. For years, a section of Szczecin, Poland, suffered this sorry state. The once vibrant urban...

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Posted by on Feb 12, 2017 in 2016, Landscape architecture Posts, Mexico, Miguel Angel Aragonés

Hotel Mar Adentro | Merges Technology With Modern Design

Hotel Mar Adentro | Merges Technology With Modern Design

Article by Maria Giovanna Drago – A review of Hotel Mar Adentro by Miguel Angel Aragonés – San José del Cabo, México. Mar Adentro is a hotel complex located at the far southern tip of the California peninsula in Mexican territory. It’s separated from the inland by the Sea of Cortez, a geographical area characterized by the prosperity of marine fauna and flora — it is recognized as a...

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Posted by on Feb 9, 2017 in Landscape architecture Posts

Installation Inspired by Fairytales Shines and Redefines a Public Space

Installation Inspired by Fairytales Shines and Redefines a Public Space

Article by Ophelia Yuting Ji – A review of the Loop light installation, by Olivier Girouard, Jonathan Villeneuve, and Ottoblix, in Montréal, Québec, Canada. When we think about a city’s landscape, we often picture rivers, parks, neighborhoods, and downtown streets shining beneath the beautiful light of the sun. But what about the city’s nighttime landscape? The nighttime view and the daytime view can be astonishingly different. When the natural...

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