Category: Landscape

Angel Place & Ash Street Sydney Laneway Upgrades \ ASPECT Studios

Angel Place & Ash Street Sydney Laneway Upgrades \ ASPECT Studios

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• November 11, 2012 • Comments (1)

Angel Place and Ash Street are two of the priority upgrade projects which form part of the City of Sydney Laneway Revitalization Strategy, a scheme designed to reactivate a number of Sydney’s historically significant laneways. ASPECT Studios led a design team for the upgrade which included upgraded streetscapes, lighting, extended kerbs to calm traffic, a […]

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Chinatown Public Domain Upgrades \ ASPECT Studios

Chinatown Public Domain Upgrades \ ASPECT Studios

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• November 11, 2012 • Comments (1)

The upgrades to Little Hay Street, Factory Street and Kimber Lane are stage one in the transformation of Chinatown’s Public Domain. The focus of the work is to uplift the public domain quality and strengthen the pedestrian connections, whilst improving lighting, furniture, and embracing the distinguishing character of each street or laneway by integrating site […]

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 Fort Werk aan't Spoel \ Rietveld Landscape

Fort Werk aan’t Spoel \ Rietveld Landscape

• August 20, 2012 • Comments (1)

Fort Werk aan ‘t Spoel Fort “Werk aan ‘t Spoel” is a national monument dating from 1794. Part of the New Dutch Waterline – a military defense line making use of intentional flooding – it served to protect one of the inundation locks. The municipality of Culemborg and Foundation Werk aan ‘t Spoel would like […]

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Terrace Garden at Bandra \ The White Room studio

Terrace Garden at Bandra \ The White Room studio

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• July 31, 2012 • Comments (0)

Hovering above the concrete jungle of the Bandra neighborhood in Mumbai, ‘The Terrace Garden’ by The White Room studio was built to offer respite from the chaos and clatter of the city, offering obscure views of the Arabian Sea. This 1500 sq ft rooftop was conceived as a pleasure garden where one could watch the […]

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King's Cross Picnic \ Squire and Partners

King’s Cross Picnic \ Squire and Partners

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• July 12, 2012 • Comments (2)

An urban installation as part of the London Festival of Architecture A neglected cut-through in King’s Cross was transformed into an inviting picnic garden this weekend, in response to a brief set by the London Festival of Architecture to transform a forgotten corner of King’s Cross into a space for people to enjoy. The large […]

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Blaxland Riverside Park \ JMDdesign

Blaxland Riverside Park \ JMDdesign

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• July 9, 2012 • Comments (0)

In early June 2012 JMDdesign’s latest project, Blaxland Common Regional Playspace was officially opened. The new regional scale playground and associated kiosk, amenities block and car park were commissioned to expand the recreational opportunities of the Hargreaves and Associates masterplan designed for Blaxland Riverside Park. The park is one of a number of parks that […]

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2nd prize for Urban Redevelopment Project at Tainan Main Station Area \ Maxthreads Architectural Design and Planning

2nd prize for Urban Redevelopment Project at Tainan Main Station Area \ Maxthreads Architectural Design and Planning

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• June 30, 2012 • Comments (0)

Maxthreads Architectural Design and Planning recently won second prize in International Urban Design Competition – Urban Redevelopment Project at Tainan Main Station Area, Taiwan. The vision responds to the extending aim of positioning Taiwan in general, and Tainan city in particular, as a major historical based tourism destination, contributing Taiwan’s economic diversification from its current […]

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UTS Alumni Green in Sydney \ ASPECT Studios

UTS Alumni Green in Sydney \ ASPECT Studios

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• June 21, 2012 • Comments (0)

Alumni Green, the most significant outdoor space on the UTS City Campus, will be transformed into a vibrant, tree-lined city space in the latest design to be unveiled under its City Campus Master Plan. The proposal by ASPECT Studios won the design competition recently held by the university. Inspired by some of the world’s great […]

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Turbine Bridge - Amsterdam Iconic Pedestrian Bridge competition \ Adam Wiercinski + Borys Wrzeszcz

Turbine Bridge – Amsterdam Iconic Pedestrian Bridge competition \ Adam Wiercinski + Borys Wrzeszcz

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• May 31, 2012 • Comments (0)

Turbine Bridge is the competition proposal entry designed by Adam Wiercinski, Borys Wrzeszcz – DWAWU architects for Amsterdam Iconic Pedestrian Bridge competition. Turbine bridge is a connection between the traditional bridge and a hydroelectric power station. The rotating turbine is powered by river current and generates electricity. The bridge is self-sufficient and accumulates energy for […]

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Piezoelectric Canopy \ Margot Krasojevic

Piezoelectric Canopy \ Margot Krasojevic

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• May 29, 2012 • Comments (0)

Margot Krasojevic recently designed the the interactive Lumia Canopy in Pioneers park Belgrade. The Piezoelectric playground is a temporary structure designed for the Pioneers park in Belgrade, Serbia. It will be used as a bandstand and playground. The canopy is a hyperbolic structure which folds in on itself draining rain water into the pool directly […]

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