Office Profile: Bureau B+B « Landscape Architecture Platform

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Radicepura Garden Festival Announces International Call for Ideas « Landscape Architecture Platform

Much has been said about the contemporary garden which, in recent years, has explored various forms of architecture and design. At the same time, ecological issues have been brought to everyone’s attention, so much so that the garden, as an artistic and cultural manifestation of nature, cannot ignore the principles of energy saving, the conservation … Read more

Looking to Olmsted in the Era of Global Urbanization – THE DIRT

Riverside Park and Central Park designed by Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux, Manhattan, NYC / istockphoto.com, Terraxplorer This year marks the 200th birthday of Frederick Law Olmsted, who is considered the founder of the profession of landscape architecture. Do his ideas still matter in today’s rapidly urbanizing world? Jayne Miller, chair of World Urban … Read more

Landscape architects’ competition entry critiques greenwashing

A proposal that critiques urban greenwashing by a team of Australian landscape architects has been recognized in an international ideas competition. The LA+ Interruption competition run by a US-based interdisciplinary journal LA+ asked entrants to consider how design could be used to “challenge the status quo, to interrupt the jargon, to disrupt and redirect ecological … Read more

Ancient landscapes, remnant landscapes | Landscape Australia

Here, we are in an ancient landscape suspended in time. We are on Whadjuk Noongar Boodjar, the Country of the Whadjuk Noongar people. Cared for over generations. We could be hovering here a thousand years ago. Hues of flora – buttery, emerald, hazel – paint a gradient between the gradual dunal rises and claypan flats. … Read more

Remaking lost connections | Landscape Australia

Gondwana Link is a landscape restoration project that protects and reconnects habitat across 1,000 kilometers in Western Australia’s south-west. This region, classified as a global biodiversity hotspot, is home to an ancient ecology with more than 7,200 vascular plant species, 80 percent of them endemic.1 While rich in biodiversity, the area has suffered the drastic … Read more

Office Profile: Felixx « Landscape Architecture Platform

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Uproar Causes US Army Corps of Engineers to Rethink Miami Storm Protection Plan – THE DIRT

Visualization of the US Army Corps of Engineers’ gray infrastructure proposal. Response to the US Army Corps of Engineers’ Back Bay Coastal Storm Risk Management Study / Curtis + Rogers Design Studio, courtesy of Miami Downtown Development Authority Visualization of the US Army Corps of Engineers’ gray infrastructure proposal. Response to the US Army Corps … Read more

Office Profile: Architectural studio UTRO « Landscape Architecture Platform

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Lo-fi landscapes: Estudi Martí Franch

Estudi Martí Franch studio founder Martí Franch Batllori spoke with Alex Breedon and Liam Mouritz about slowness, resourcefulness and experimentation in his landscape architecture practice; maintenance as a design practice; and site engagement possibilities over extended time frames. Liam Moritz – What kind of work does your practice focus on? Martí Franch Batllori – In … Read more