Category: Landscape

"Ready. Steady. Go!" Design in Public Space

“Ready. Steady. Go!” Design in Public Space

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• November 23, 2010 • Comments (2)

In the course of Design Month Graz 2010 the project “Ready. Steady. Go!” by architects Sandra Janser and Elisabeth Koller won the first prize in the design competition for the installation of a visual frame in the Jakomini district. The intention of this visual frame is to define the streets Jakoministraße and Klosterwiesgasse in order […]

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New park for LaM, Museum of Modern, Contemporary and Outsider Art | AWP

New park for LaM, Museum of Modern, Contemporary and Outsider Art | AWP

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• September 8, 2010 • Comments (0)

Lille Métropole Communauté Urbaine has commissioned AWP to redesign the park for LaM, museum of modern, contemporary and outsider art of Lille Métropole, Villeneuve d’Ascq, France, opening its doors the 25th September 2010. AWP is an award winning Paris based practice for territorial reconfiguration (architecture, landscape design, master planning). The Lille Métropole Museum of Modern […]

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Reflective Natural | Vudafieri Saverino Partners

Reflective Natural | Vudafieri Saverino Partners

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• August 31, 2010 • Comments (2)

Reflective Natural, is a recent completed project by Italian architect studio Vudafieri Saverino Partners. It is a contemporary dolmen expanding the boundaries between architecture and growing nature. This small artifact has been conceived for the exhibition focused on relation between Man-Architecture-Enviroment: CULTURE_NATURE important collateral event during the actually ongoing 12th edition of Venice Architecture Biennale. […]

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Cancer City | Visiondivision

Cancer City | Visiondivision

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• August 28, 2010 • Comments (1)

“Cancer City”, a built underwater city for a crayfish community in a river. A country gentlemen once bought 10000 crayfishes in the 90’s to plant in a stream running through his land. In the autumn he would capture about a hundred of them to eat at the annual Swedish crayfish parties. The crayfishes however slowly […]

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Public Architectural Installation | Plastique Fantastique

Public Architectural Installation | Plastique Fantastique

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• August 15, 2010 • Comments (1)

This is an interesting design project by Plastique Fantastique that creates public architectural works in the cities using giant plastic bubbles that astonish the public. Plastique Fantastique wishes its architectures to be spacial experiences and platforms for multi-sensorial actions. The plastic-spheres was custom designed for special events worldwide. The visitor can experience the bubble by […]

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The Adelaide Zoo Giant Panda Forest | Hassell

The Adelaide Zoo Giant Panda Forest | Hassell

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• July 31, 2010 • Comments (0)

The Adelaide Zoo Giant Panda Forest designed by Australian practice Hassell is built by bamboo as responding to the pandas’ native Chinese heritage within an Australian context. The journey through the Giant Panda Forest provides visitors with an immersive experience of the Chinese Highlands and enables a variety of viewing opportunities, educational and recreational. The […]

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Natureza em Risco by Lara | Sara

Natureza em Risco by Lara | Sara

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• July 26, 2010 • Comments (0)

In Portugal, Lara | Sara (Lara Plácido – Architect and Sara Bento Botelho – Sculptor) designed the Natureza em risco. The design was developed by the idea of  “Art in the Garden” to interact with the behavior of its visitors, thus creating a drawing of their journey. … as we walk past it, will grow […]

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Green Square Town Centre | McGregor Coxall

Green Square Town Centre | McGregor Coxall

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• July 19, 2010 • Comments (0)

McGregor Coxall were awarded the lead consultant role for the public domain design of the Green Square Town Centre in South Sydney. The work follows on from the international competition the firm won for the masterplan of the urban centre in 2001. This sustainable metro village project is located over the Green Square station on […]

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Huntington Urban Farm | Tim Stephens

Huntington Urban Farm | Tim Stephens

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• July 18, 2010 • Comments (1)

The Huntington Urban Farm designed by New Zealand architect Tim Stephens, is a case study for an urban farming precinct to be located within existing communities, it aims to become a hub for social activity and interaction that are sorely missing in many existing communities. The Huntington Urban Farm is to pave the way for […]

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Ballast Point Park | McGregor Coxall

Ballast Point Park | McGregor Coxall

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• June 15, 2010 • Comments (0)

The Sydney-based landscape design studio Mcgregor Coxall as the lead designers designed the Ballast Point Park sited on the Birchgrove Peninsula in the inner reaches of Sydney harbour, Australia. + Project description courtesy of Mcgregor Coxall Ballast Point Park This 2.8ha park is located on a contaminated former industrial lubricant production site on the Birchgrove […]

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