Tag: Public square

Carlos III Avenue \ AH Asociados

Carlos III Avenue \ AH Asociados

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• March 18, 2012 • Comments (0)

The current urban area of the Carlos III and Roncesvalles avenues were designed for the flow of vehicular traffic. It is a strongly directional area, isotropic along its axes, whose job it is to deliver the greatest amount of traffic flow with the minimum of fuss, where the only difficulties presented along the length of […]

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STAR CLUSTER - Lisbon Christmas Light 2011 | Photography of FG+SG

STAR CLUSTER – Lisbon Christmas Light 2011 | Photography of FG+SG

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• December 26, 2011 • Comments (0)

Portuguese photography studio FG+SG shared with us the Christmas Lighting photography in Lisbon, Portugal. Most years, Lisbon celebrates Christmas with much fanfare. Its artificial Christmas tree, once set up annually, towered over 200 feet and was one of the tallest not only in Portugal but in all of Europe. This year, however, austerity measures have […]

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Paris la Defense CBD - Jardins de l'Arche \ AWP

Paris la Defense CBD – Jardins de l’Arche \ AWP

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• November 5, 2011 • Comments (0)

AWP has won the competition to deliver a master plan for the development of all urban spaces in the La Défense central business district, Paris. Our vision at this stage of the process consists in developing, as the major point, spatial continuity with as few separate elements as possible… This spatial continuity is the provison […]

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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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Open Ideas Competition Washington Monument \ Inbo

Open Ideas Competition Washington Monument \ Inbo

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• October 20, 2011 • Comments (0)

Architects of Inbo in the final of the open ideas Competition for the Washington Monument Grounds in Washington D.C., USA. Jacques Prins, Kevin Battarbee and Egidijus Kasakaitis, architects of the Dutch multidisciplinary office Inbo, have proceeded to the third and final round with their proposal “Monument of Unity”. The task given to competitors by the […]

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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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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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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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Grand Opening of Europe’s biggest Multimedia Fountain Park in Warsaw

Grand Opening of Europe’s biggest Multimedia Fountain Park in Warsaw

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• May 12, 2011 • Comments (0)

Warsaw, Candidate city for the European Capital of Culture 2016 held the opening of Europe’s biggest Multimedia Fountain Park. The magic are performances involving “light, water and sound“. Every Saturday water jets will be shooting illuminated water to a height of 25 meters and on screens of fog; laser and film projections will be shown. […]

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Inktpot Utrecht | OKRA Landscape Architects

Inktpot Utrecht | OKRA Landscape Architects

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• May 9, 2011 • Comments (2)

The patio as he hart of the railway network Just next to Utrecht Central Station you find ‘De Inktpot’ (the Inkwell), the largest brick building in the Netherlands. More than just a colloquialism or nickname, ‘De Inktpot’ has become a term of endearment for the building. The building is of an imposing size, but with […]

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