Category: Landscape

TreeIT \ nITro

TreeIT \ nITro

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• March 3, 2014 • Comments (0)

TreeIT is a metaphor for the work of architect Dario Pompei, drawn up as dissertations with Professor Antonino Saggio at the La Sapienza University of Rome. The project shows how you can tackle the crisis of pollution poisons that has affected the lake of Vico. The operation is systemic and provides at the sametime an […]

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Arkitektgruppen Cubus won the competition Mo i Rana waterfront

Arkitektgruppen Cubus won the competition Mo i Rana waterfront

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• February 8, 2014 • Comments (0)

Arkitektgruppen Cubus AS ( http://arkitektgruppen-cubus.no/), a norwegian office from Bergen,  have won a competition for a waterfront in Mo i Rana in the north of Norway. DESCRIPTION OF MO I RANA Mo i Rana has always had a primarily functional relationship to the fjord, which has been one of two major transport systems serving the […]

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Implementing your own tranquil pond into the garden

Implementing your own tranquil pond into the garden

• February 4, 2014 • Comments (0)

Nothing looks better in a big, spacious garden than a water feature of some kind, and we all find water tranquil and almost hypnotic, and this means having a water feature in your garden will make it a very calming and relaxing place to be. The best kind of water feature to have in a […]

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Geilo center - Pedestrian street and Amphitheatre \ Arkitektgruppen Cubus AS

Geilo center – Pedestrian street and Amphitheatre \ Arkitektgruppen Cubus AS

• January 13, 2014 • Comments (0)

1st prize in the idea competition with subsequent design of streets and spaces for all Geilo focusing on common platforms and low car use. In October 2013 the pedestrian shopping street and amphitheatre was completed as a result of the design Plan. Arkitektgruppen Cubus AS made the plan and was responsible for the detailed design […]

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New public space on Targ Weglowy in Gdansk \ GDYBY group

New public space on Targ Weglowy in Gdansk \ GDYBY group

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• October 15, 2013 • Comments (4)

The idea of the new development and actions on the Targ Weglowy square came at a time when the parking function disappeared from the historic square, and nothing new has come on its place. Car-free space presented the oportunity to propose a new, organised public square, which the Main City in Gdansk lacks. City Culture […]

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Competition entry: Salford Meadows Bridge \ Alex Daxböck and Chris Precht (penda)

Competition entry: Salford Meadows Bridge \ Alex Daxböck and Chris Precht (penda)

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• October 12, 2013 • Comments (0)

Chris Precht of penda / Vienna and Alex Daxboeck shared with us their design proposal for a pedestrian bridge in Salford/England. The design reinterprets a traditional bridge typology by mixing it with a visual structure , which creates a strong and unique landmark for the site. Looking at the bridge from the side, the strucutre […]

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Competition entry: Salford Meadows Bridge \ STANDARD

Competition entry: Salford Meadows Bridge \ STANDARD

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• October 12, 2013 • Comments (0)

STANDARD shared with us their design for the Salford Meadows Bridge Competition. The new Salford Meadows Bridge forms a landmark node near the Crescent / Oldfield Road intersection; it synthesizes the existing improvements and brings the meadow to the city. The bridge is a timber-clad pathway wrapped in a lattice shell tunnel that varies in […]

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Laucala Island Resort in Fiji \ Scape Design Associates

Laucala Island Resort in Fiji \ Scape Design Associates

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• September 28, 2013 • Comments (0)

Resort Planning The fundamental success of the Laucala Island resort can be traced back to the highly detailed approach to the planning of the site at the outset of the project. Working closely with the lead architect, Scape Design Associates meticulously located all the architecture and resort facilities to maximise drama and the overall guest […]

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Hovering wings of light \ formTL

Hovering wings of light \ formTL

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• September 12, 2013 • Comments (0)

The railway station in Hamburg-Barmbek is one of the city’s most important traffic hubs with 60,000 passengers passing through on every working day. A new bus terminal is being built there at the moment. The engineers at formTL gmbh in Radolfzell were responsible for designing the V-shaped illuminated canopy for the bus platform. It appears […]

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Transit Mantra \ KNOL

Transit Mantra \ KNOL

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• September 5, 2013 • Comments (0)

KNOL has recently completed the ‘Transit Mantra’, a light- and sound installation in a bicycle tunnel. Technology is poetically integrated in the urban landscape to enrich the transit experience. A symbiosis of beautiful design and an improved sense of safety, that is how the installation ‘Transit Mantra’ is best described. Since August 2013, Eindhoven has […]

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