Category: Landscape

The Patient Gardener \ Visiondivision

The Patient Gardener \ Visiondivision

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• October 24, 2011 • Comments (0)

Visiondivision was invited as guest professors by Politecnico di Milano for their week-long workshop MIAW2. The workshop, playing with the metaphor of forests, aimed to generate new visions to explain the contemporary and immediate future ways of being in the spirit of green design, resilience, recycling, and ethical consciousness. Our intention with our project was […]

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Jack Evans Boat Harbour - Tweed Heads \ ASPECT Studios

Jack Evans Boat Harbour – Tweed Heads \ ASPECT Studios

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• September 21, 2011 • Comments (1)

The design work undertaken by ASPECT Studios on stage one of the revitalisation of Jack Evans Boat Harbour is now complete and the new recreational and aquatic playground is open to the public. The upgrade to the Jack Evans Boat Harbour enriches the existing park experience to become a unique civic place of waterfront leisure. […]

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Residence Zanzibar \ Hirsch Bedner Associates

Residence Zanzibar \ Hirsch Bedner Associates

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• August 18, 2011 • Comments (1)

The leading global design firm HBA / Hirsch Bedner Associates has completed the Residence Zanzibar. The all-villa resort is located on a remote corner of the island of Zanzibar and is the first project on the African continent for HBA’s Singapore office. Stretching over 80 acres, the 66 villas designed by HBA boast a colonial […]

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Port Botany Lookout \ Choi Ropiha Fighera

Port Botany Lookout \ Choi Ropiha Fighera

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• August 11, 2011 • Comments (0)

The design is inspired by the natural ‘sun trap’ edges that exist along many of Sydney’s beaches, landscape escarpments and the bow form of ships that traverse the waters of Port Botany. Choi Ropiha Fighera The Millstream Lookout is located at the western end of the foreshore beach park at Port Botany. The concept makes […]

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CLJ02: ZA11 PAVILION in Romania

CLJ02: ZA11 PAVILION in Romania

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• July 24, 2011 • Comments (0)

The project started out as an ambitious student-powered endeavor to design and fabricate at a 1:1 scale the flagship pavilion for the ZA11 Speaking Architecture event in Cluj, Romania. While at the same time integrating into its historically-charged context, the design boasts a strong representational power which was much needed in order to fulfill its […]

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La Muñeca | Oglo

La Muñeca | Oglo

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• July 10, 2011 • Comments (0)

In December 2010, a French Architecture and Landscape office Oglo‘s La Muñeca project were selected by the Municipality of Allariz, Spain, to be built for the 2011 Allariz Garden Festival with the theme ” Fashion in the garden”, regarding the industrial textile past of this old village of Galicia. The garden just opened to public […]

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Pini@Pigneto Sustainable Urban Space | GOMMAdesign

Pini@Pigneto Sustainable Urban Space | GOMMAdesign

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• July 5, 2011 • Comments (0)

Shared by GOMMAdesign, this PINI@PIGNETO proposal is an entry for Pont’è Pigneto Competition.  The goal of the PontèPigneto competition was to gather ideas for a public space which could be energetically self-sufficient (through an intelligent use of form and technology) and elastic (capable to respond to fast urban transformations). The pedestrian bridge in Pigneto neighborhood […]

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Bay Ship and Yacht Company | estudioOCA / Omg

Bay Ship and Yacht Company | estudioOCA / Omg

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• June 18, 2011 • Comments (0)

This project serves as an extension of the Bay Trail, part of what will be a 500-mile network of bicycle and walking trails connecting 47 cities throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. This section begins at the Alameda Ferry station and continues through an industrial corridor, along the property of the Bay Ship and Yacht […]

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Emeryville Marina | estudioOCA / Omg

Emeryville Marina | estudioOCA / Omg

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• June 18, 2011 • Comments (0)

Located on San Francisco Bay, in the East Bay city of Emeryville, the marina provides unprecedented views of the Bay Bridge, the Golden Gate bridge, the San Francisco city skyline, Alcatraz, and Angel Island. The marina was originally built on landfill and had compacted several feet over the years, causing flooding of the Bay Trail […]

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Drava River 2012 Maribor Slovenia | estudioOCA

Drava River 2012 Maribor Slovenia | estudioOCA

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• June 18, 2011 • Comments (0)

Proposed by estudioOCA, this riverfront redevelopment project provides a range of possibilities and aims to improve urban life and spatial appropriation. There are no grand gestures; areas remain open, often surprising, and spatially generous. The project invites residents to take a walk with children along the river, go fishing, stop under the trees of Lent […]

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