Category: Landscape

AALBORG Waterfront \ C. F. Møller Architects

AALBORG Waterfront \ C. F. Møller Architects

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• February 19, 2012 • Comments (0)

AALBORG WATERFRONT – LINKING PORT & CITY The master plan for Aalborg Waterfront links the city’s medieval centre with the adjacent fjord, which has previously been difficult for citizens to access due to the industrial harbour and the associated heavy traffic. By tying in with the openings in the urban fabric, a new relationship between […]

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NYC Aids Memorial Park \ estudioOCA urbanism and landscape

NYC Aids Memorial Park \ estudioOCA urbanism and landscape

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• February 9, 2012 • Comments (0)

The Reason The indiscriminate spread of HIV and AIDS in the early 1980s devastated this thriving urban community. Significant communication barriers caused by stigma and the unknown exacerbated the problem. Our NYC Remembrance Memorial symbolizes the eradication of these barriers while paying homage to past and present victims of this disease, their friends and their […]

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The Metropol Parasol \ Film by Arup

The Metropol Parasol \ Film by Arup

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• February 1, 2012 • Comments (0)

The Metropol Parasol was designed by Architect, J. MAYER H., with engineering consulting from Arup. The Metropol Parasol is one of the largest wooden structures in the world and was completed in April 2011. It has become a new centre for Seville. Arup‘s positive influence on the world is explored in a film about Metropol […]

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Media Park Ciudad Juarez \ SHINE Architecture

Media Park Ciudad Juarez \ SHINE Architecture

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• December 22, 2011 • Comments (3)

 Shelter for Juarez The spatial topology intends to generate a dichotomy in use: a sheltered space with inner uses and an upper skin working as open transversal spaces in a city in vicissitude. The morphology was given by bioclimatic studies having as outcome a series of passive strategies for the extreme and complex weather of […]

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La Villa's Surroundings Urbanization \ AH Asociados

La Villa’s Surroundings Urbanization \ AH Asociados

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• December 17, 2011 • Comments (0)

Designed by AH Asociados, this project, executed in two phases, was born of the overarching need to improve conditions of stability on the earthworks where the old parish church is tucked away. It is an item in the baroque tradition which constitutes practically the only historical reference to the town of San Adrián, whilst at […]

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Pergola in Echavacoiz Norte \ AH Asociados

Pergola in Echavacoiz Norte \ AH Asociados

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• December 17, 2011 • Comments (4)

Pergola in Echavacoiz Norte is a project by AH Asociados. The urbanization responds to two basic objectives: to define areas of support, (infrastructures, pavements, etc.,) in an important residential area and to design a linear park, other border for the risen up city, which confirms its horizontal walkway character, supported at the edge of the […]

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Washington Square Plaza \ estudioOCA

Washington Square Plaza \ estudioOCA

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• November 29, 2011 • Comments (0)

This study for the treatment of the future subway extension to North Beach takes into consideration the historic value of the neighborhood and existing park, and attempts to create an improved pedestrian experience while minimizing the impact on the community. The proposed plaza replaces a small, inaccessible landscaped area and a short section of Powell […]

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Narrabeen Multi-Use Trail \ ASPECT Studios

Narrabeen Multi-Use Trail \ ASPECT Studios

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• November 18, 2011 • Comments (0)

ASPECT Studios, the highlly awarded Australian landscape architecture company, has completed a multi-use trail at Narrabeen Lagoon on Sydney’s northern beaches. The lagoon is one of Sydney’s natural assets and is a major drawcard and focal point of the area. Diverse experiences are on offer at different locations around the lagoon. The eastern side comes […]

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The Canopy of Renens's Market Square \ Localarchitecture

The Canopy of Renens’s Market Square \ Localarchitecture

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• November 2, 2011 • Comments (0)

The market square’s new cover represents a sensitive approach to urban planning that is as much an engineering feat as a challenge for the town planners. The aim has been to combine nature and novel architecture to create a harmonious and symbolic whole that is adapted to all the activities associated with Renens’s town centre. […]

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Darling Quarter \ ASPECT Studios

Darling Quarter \ ASPECT Studios

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• October 31, 2011 • Comments (0)

ASPECT Studios has just completed a transformation of the public domain of Darling Harbour. This public domain project, commissioned by SHFA and Lend Lease now known as Darling Quarter, is a major place-making project for Sydney with a world class children’s playground as its centre piece. At over 4000m2 it is the largest in the […]

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