Articles tagged Landscape Design

Dafne Schippers Bridge by NEXT architects. Photos by Jeroen Musch with aerial/drone footage by Maurice Iseger
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NEXT Architects and Rudy Uytenhaak lead a bicycle bridge over the roof of a school

UTRECHT – NEXT architects, in partnership with Rudy Uytenhaak, continues to impress with its portfolio of infrastructure projects as the new Dafne Schippers Bridge and school are …

Viewing the new instalment from below reinforces a strong perspective upward. Photo Benoit Meeus
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Children from post-industrial mining towns of Belgium play on top of waste

BERINGEN – Landscape architecture firms Carve and Omgeving jointly memorialise the past with a playground stretched over a monumental cultivated mound.

Lush hills frame the view on New York harbour.
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West8 landscape architects sculpt New York experience

NEW YORK – Governors Island has been derelict for decades. After a substantial redesign by landscape designer Adriaan Geuze, for the views of Manhattan alone the archipelago is worth a visit.

An irregular pattern of flower beds are placed along four lanes, each 2-m wide.
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Paleisbrug by Benthem Crouwel

’S-HERTOGENBOSCH – Located in a newly-developed urban district of the Netherlands, Paleisbrug is an elevated park, bicycle path and pedestrian bridge all in one.

Steel framing forms an improvised rhythm on the east and west faces.
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Arkadia Apartments by Inter.National.Design

ISTANBUL – A Dutch firm’s new apartment complex in southern Istanbul offers a refreshing take on the region’s urban densification.

The architects have encased an historical foundation in concrete and weathering steel.
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Public Park in De Panne by OMGEVING

DE PANNE – Though it fell into disrepair, an early-20th-century Eclectic villa that sat on the property represented an important moment in the town’s architectural heritage.

The creators of the De Ceuvel project received the Frame Public Award. Photo Mees van den Ekart
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De Ceuvel Wins the 2014 Frame Public Award

Following a special DDW edition of Ninety Minutes of Frame, Robert Thiemann announced the winner of the Frame Public Award.

International Garden Festival captures the latest in landscape architecture.
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International Garden Festival

Keeping the dialogue between conservation and innovation fresh, many Canadian institutions come together to host the annual International Garden Festival. From a pool of almost 300 submissions, a …

This extension project enhances and frames a French country estate’s natural features.
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Museum & Biodiversity Research Center by Guinée*Potin Architectes

LA ROCHE-SUR-YON – Guinée*Potin Architectes recently completed a project which lays out a comprehensive revitalisation plan a lavish country estate.

The project is laid out according to the university’s original plan centred on common spaces.
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Plaza Mayor by MTM Arquitectos

MADRID – Madrid-based MTM arquitectos – the initials stand for Madrid Territorio Mutante – strategically planned the design of the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid’s campus in the capital and …

The Hive is sited near the River Severn, Malvern Hills and the Elgar trail.
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The Hive by Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios and Grant Associates

WORCESTER – The Hive is Europe’s first joint university and public library at the University of Worcester in the UK.

Maria Pergay with her individually handmade copper leaves.
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Secret Garden by Maria Pergay

Exploring a whimsical arborary theme, Maria Pergay’s latest work was exhibited at the Demisch Danant Gallery in New York from 1 May to 13 July.