Archinect - News 2014-07-28T22:44:25-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/104790101/iabr-2014-urban-by-nature-part-2-the-urban-metabolism IABR–2014–URBAN BY NATURE– Part 2: The Urban Metabolism Sponsor 2014-07-25T17:53:00-04:00 >2014-07-25T19:00:56-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/rq/rq683ir2b84tpqfu.jpg" width="514" height="341" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><em>IABR&ndash;2014&ndash;URBAN BY NATURE&ndash;</em>, the sixth edition of the <a href="http://iabr.nl/en" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam (IABR)</a>, claims that we can only solve the world&rsquo;s environmental problems if we solve the problems of the city.</p><p>Looking through the lens of landscape architecture,&nbsp;<strong>IABR&ndash;2014&ndash;</strong>&nbsp;redefines the way we deal with urban challenges by analyzing the relationship between urban society and nature, and between city and landscape.<br>This edition of the biennale argues that cities are an integral part of huge urban landscapes, complex systems that have become our natural environment. This perspective has many implications for the way we plan and design our urban environment. Perceiving it as an organism opens up possibilities to develop spatial interventions that make use of its metabolism.<br>With the use of new and innovative design strategies that effectively address the city as the bigger urban landscape that it is, we can make the city more resilient and thus truly contribute to a more sustainable future...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/103114683/22-landscape-installations-now-at-the-15th-international-garden-festival-in-quebec-s-reford-gardens 22 landscape installations now at the 15th International Garden Festival in Quebec’s Reford Gardens Justine Testado 2014-06-30T20:25:00-04:00 >2014-07-08T17:39:45-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/xk/xkojexg1ka5wmlzj.jpg" width="514" height="332" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Sixty-five international designers created 22 garden installations at the 15th International Garden Festival, which opened this past weekend at the iconic Reford Gardens (aka les Jardins de M&eacute;tis) in Quebec, Canada. Established in 2000, the event is one of the biggest garden festivals in the world. Located along the edge of the St. Lawrence River, the various installations are a playful reminder about the value of landscape architecture and nature in everyday living.</p></em><br /><br /><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/z3/z3xmm98v2ntomhx8.jpg"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/jv/jvrgx52ymsguybjm.jpg"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/fx/fxxn6ckpzmqh1hwz.jpg"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/qu/quv0r04rpfxxtvce.jpg"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/jk/jk8u7b2apz9y7i9s.jpg"></p><p>See more projects on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/22_garden_installations_now_at_the_15th_international_garden_festival_in_qu/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/102865027/ten-top-images-on-archinect-s-outdoors-pinterest-board Ten Top Images on Archinect's "Outdoors" Pinterest Board Archinect 2014-06-27T15:06:00-04:00 >2014-07-02T11:02:34-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/tk/tkxk7px1eqmui70c.jpg" width="514" height="685" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>In case you haven't checked out <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect's Pinterest</a> boards in a while, we have compiled ten recently pinned images from outstanding projects on various Archinect <a href="http://archinect.com/firms" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Firm</a> and <a href="http://archinect.com/people" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">People</a> profiles.</p><p>(<strong>Tip:</strong> use the handy <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/69075090/7-reasons-why-you-need-to-be-using-archinect-s-follow-feature" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">FOLLOW feature</a> to easily keep up-to-date with all your favorite Archinect profiles!)</p><p>Today's top images (in no particular order) are from the board <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/outdoors/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Outdoors</em></a>.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/kt/ktgibhicym3ol1k6.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/98612781/manhattan-townhouse/98614600" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Manhattan Townhouse</a> in New York, NY by <a href="http://archinect.com/SusanWisniewski" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Susan Wisniewski Landscape, LLC</a> in collaboration with BWArchitects</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/8z/8z32p1dfktdy3jhz.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/100906592/houseboat-utrecht-the-netherlands/100907394" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Houseboat</a> in Utrecht, The Netherlands by <a href="http://archinect.com/bytrarchitecten" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">BYTR Architecten</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/eh/ehphige28l7fo8qo.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/arkylab/project/xafix-house" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Xafix House</a> in Aguascalientes, Mexico by Luis Mor&aacute;n in collaboration with <a href="http://archinect.com/arkylab" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Arkylab</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/p7/p7wpckji81zfhsii.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/68182948/financial-and-sales-center/99628544" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Financial and Sales Center</a> in Linz, Austria by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/68182948/dfa-dietmar-feichtinger-architectes" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">DFA | Dietmar Feichtinger Architectes</a>; Park Design by landscape designer H.Y.L</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/tc/tcsm8yav12k6oeiv.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/95498741/in-situ-estate/95499547" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">In Situ Estate</a> in Redding, CT by <a href="http://archinect.com/landmorphology" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Land Morphology</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/qq/qqr0b9cpx9gnp6ku.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/SafdieRabines/project/robert-paine-scripps-forum-for-science-society-and-the-environment" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Robert Paine Scripps Forum for Science, Society, and the Environment</a> in La Jolla, CA by <a href="http://archinect.com/SafdieRabines" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Safdie Rabines Architects</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/yu/yu2uuudydh89ouu6.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/rafaeldelahoz_arquitectos/project/campus-repsol-in-madrid-leed-platinum-certification" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Campus Repsol</a> in Madrid, Spain by <a href="http://archinect.com/rafaeldelahoz_arquitectos" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Rafael de la-Hoz Arquitectos</a>; Landscape Collaborator: L...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/100631259/feds-okay-1-billion-los-angeles-river-project Feds Okay $1-Billion Los Angeles River Project Alexander Walter 2014-05-29T12:46:00-04:00 >2014-05-29T15:22:42-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/0b/0bf09c9ff41294815937ea48ca89f0c8.jpg" width="514" height="334" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The jury is in and the Los Angeles River's future seems to be bright. After more than six months of intense lobbying by the city, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Army Corps) has announced that it will be recommending a more ambitious $1-billion plan to restore an 11-mile stretch of the Los Angeles River from downtown through Elysian Park.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/100054102/artistic-landscape-architecture-brings-a-sense-of-belonging Artistic landscape architecture brings a sense of belonging Alexander Walter 2014-05-19T13:23:00-04:00 >2014-05-28T20:14:03-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/cd/cdb14c1ddfc40a5f60515c72f87647f4.jpg" width="514" height="342" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>When five of the nation's leading landscape architects gathered before their peers last weekend in Berkeley, the projects they discussed were located in Massachusetts and Minnesota, China and Spain. [...] The issues and ambitions on display can be applied to any 21st century metropolitan region like ours, where the most challenging frontiers for growth lie in struggling with issues of growth and change; where the land in question is high-profile and politically charged.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/99418762/aspiring-to-the-trophy-garden Aspiring to the Trophy Garden Alexander Walter 2014-05-08T13:21:00-04:00 >2014-05-13T23:04:12-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/37/37b5dcd939851cb6a54d34008f0838ef.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>As the ranks of the super-rich swell, pride in property has expanded from the house and its trappings to the grounds. Bulldozers are mounding hill and dale, while hydraulic lifts heave massive trees into place and landscape designers orchestrate the creation of a new wave of artful estates. [...] Why marvel at the scenery of a Romantic plein-air painting, when one can commission one&rsquo;s own version of the sublime?</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/98610339/business-is-blooming-for-landscapers Business Is Blooming For Landscapers Alexander Walter 2014-04-24T13:45:00-04:00 >2014-04-28T19:41:36-04:00 <em><p>&ldquo;[...] data show the construction sector and many related industries are among the fastest growing private-company industries,&rdquo; said Sageworks analyst Libby Bierman. &ldquo;In the last year or so, the housing market really started to pick back up, which means more people employed real estate agents and construction firms for new or existing homes and buildings. [...] started to refresh the exteriors of residences and commercial real estate, using the services of professional landscapers.&rdquo;</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/97259153/ten-top-images-on-archinect-s-outdoors-pinterest-board Ten Top Images on Archinect's "Outdoors" Pinterest Board Archinect 2014-04-04T14:47:00-04:00 >2014-04-07T22:38:22-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/j6/j6e03cmbk66nkrft.jpg" width="514" height="515" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>In case you haven't checked out <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect's Pinterest</a> boards in a while, we have compiled ten recently pinned images from outstanding projects on various Archinect <a href="http://archinect.com/firms" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Firm</a> and <a href="http://archinect.com/people" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">People</a> profiles.</p><p>(<strong>Tip:</strong> use the handy <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/69075090/7-reasons-why-you-need-to-be-using-archinect-s-follow-feature" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">FOLLOW feature</a> to easily keep up-to-date with all your favorite Archinect profiles!)</p><p>Today's top images (in no particular order) are from the board <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/outdoors/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Outdoors</em></a>.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/1g/1gi4rud33yesroak.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/landmorphology/project/brooklyn-botanical-herb-vegetable-garden" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Brooklyn Botanical Herb &amp; Vegetable Garden</a> in Brooklyn, NY by <a href="http://archinect.com/landmorphology" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Land Morphology</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/aq/aqtpjr6gg7dgv74o.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/24024/pak-tsz-lane-park-hong-kong/92886454" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Pak Tsz Lane Park</a> in Hong Kong by <a href="http://archinect.com/rlphongkong" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Ronald Lu &amp; Partners</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ky/kywo17lco1gznirh.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/15817302/mid-century-modern-residence/92299383" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Mid-Century Modern Residence</a> in Santa Barbara, CA by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/15817302/ab-design-studio" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">AB design studio</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/71/71mnuj6znl4axjb6.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/10196497/jellyfish-house/91673349" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Jellyfish House</a> in Marbella, Spain by <a href="http://archinect.com/Wiel-Arets-Architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Wiel Arets Architects</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/cy/cybiinicew3e0yg3.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/1149/joshua-bell-penthouse/94880454" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Joshua Bell Penthouse</a> in New York, NY by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/1149/charles-rose-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Charles Rose Architects</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/na/nanidyk9jocvvh50.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/5882124/bowstring-truss-house/90844158" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bowstring Truss House</a> in Portland, OR by <a href="http://archinect.com/worksarchitecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Works Partnership Architecture (W.PA)</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/zf/zfblzky8nn1fblw8.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/T-B-A/project/alma-street" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Alma Street</a> in Montreal, Canada by <a href="http://archinect.com/T-B-A" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">T B A</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/se/se5lvv4odsw73nax.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/patricktighearchitecture/project/millwood-residence-venice-beach-california-architecture-interior-design2" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Millwood Residence</a> in Venice Beach, CA by <a href="http://archinect.com/patricktighearchitecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Tighe Architecture</a></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/wb/wbl2bovcnath5xi4.jpg"></p><p>&uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/96538269/house-v2/96541484" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">House V2</a> in Dubrovnik, Croatia by <a href="http://archinect.com/3LHD" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Studio 3LHD</a>; Photo: Marko Ercegovic</p><p>(Cover pic: <a href="http://archinect.com/jf-schmit/project/nursery-school-and-municipal-workshops" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Nursery School and Municipal Wor...</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/96429709/the-national-park-project-aiming-to-change-the-landscape-of-st-louis The National Park Project Aiming to Change the Landscape of St. Louis Alexander Walter 2014-03-24T20:24:00-04:00 >2014-03-31T20:25:05-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/9a/9a3504d7af2fa57737fb2a80a1d8c842.jpg" width="514" height="324" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>During a lecture given at Kansas City Design Week earlier in the year, Gullivar Shepard of Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates (MVVA) called the St. Louis Arch Ground project, known as CityArchRiver 2015, one of the most challenging projects he has been involved in.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Previously: <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/79396202/the-park-over-the-highway-is-now-underway" target="_blank">The "Park Over the Highway" is now underway</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/95948944/urban-art-soon-we-ll-all-want-to-walk-the-line Urban art: soon we’ll all want to walk the Line Alexander Walter 2014-03-18T14:45:00-04:00 >2014-03-25T18:46:11-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/37/373c98ac2f64b663020d2030240fc099.jpg" width="514" height="321" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>[...] Dutton and Piper have traced a path, broadly following the Meridian, extending from the 02 Arena in Greenwich across the Thames by cable car to the Olympic Park in Stratford: a largely flat and buggy-friendly three-hour meander through an extraordinarily varied and little-known urban landscape that will be punctuated by striking pieces of modern sculpture. They&rsquo;re calling it the Line, and the hope is that it will be up and running by midsummer.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/87936145/every-pool-in-los-angeles-mapped Every pool in Los Angeles, mapped Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2013-12-03T11:22:00-05:00 >2013-12-09T18:32:55-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/my/mye64q4s71jhtg4u.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Two academics wondered about the number of swimming pools in the L.A. Basin. They got their answer with computer mapping, but [...] along the way, they discovered something more than just the real-world versions of the iconic David Hockney pool utopias. Their project also proved that two non-experts were able to take a massive amount of freely available data to peek into other people's lives.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/86380679/diller-scofidio-renfro-wins-zaryadye-park-competition-in-moscow Diller Scofidio + Renfro wins Zaryadye Park competition in Moscow Justine Testado 2013-11-12T15:31:00-05:00 >2013-11-15T19:31:23-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/2a/2asou7nkc24ft17p.jpg" width="514" height="281" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Diller Scofidio + Renfro has won the Zaryadye Park competition in Moscow. Set in the historic district of Zaryadye in downtown Moscow, the design competition was established to find an architecture and landscape plan to transform the 130,000 sq.m. former site of Hotel Russia into a multi-functional public park. Coming in second and third place are TPO Reserve and MVRDV, respectively.</p></em><br /><br /><p> See also: <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/86621884/2nd-place-zaryadye-park-competition-entry-by-team-tpo-reserve" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">2nd-place Zaryadye Park competition entry by team TPO Reserve</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/4e/4eyaq8lph0qcwpbh.jpg" title=""></p> <p> Master plan. First-place entry by Diller Scofidio + Renfro</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/11/11dmwyop1igf7ryf.jpg" title=""></p> <p> Entrance from the Red Square. First-place entry by Diller Scofidio + Renfro</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/q6/q6iph5gdtk2deowe.jpg" title=""></p> <p> Postcard Moscow. First-place entry by Diller Scofidio + Renfro</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/tt/ttdo72p647j2qkpj.jpg" title=""></p> <p> Panorama. First-place entry by Diller Scofidio + Renfro</p> <p> <em>The concept of the Zaryadye park is based on the principles of wild urbanism, where people and plants co-exist in the same area. Wild urbanism creates a clear system of interaction between nature and the city. People are not imposed on certain routes and plants can grow freely. Wild urbanism - is an opportunity to leave the city, and at the same time be closer to it. Nature provides an unexpected contrast to the city, keeping the balance with culture. The territory of the park has four typical Russian landscape zones : tundra, steppe , forest and marsh. The zones are organized in terraces that descend from the upper to a lower level of the...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/86084477/ten-top-images-on-archinect-s-outdoors-pinterest-board Ten Top Images on Archinect's "Outdoors" Pinterest Board Archinect 2013-11-08T19:59:00-05:00 >2013-11-08T20:06:01-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/tt/ttzs2mhgi297vs1b.jpg" width="514" height="771" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> In case you haven't checked out <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect's Pinterest</a> boards in a while, we have compiled ten recently pinned images from outstanding projects on various Archinect <a href="http://archinect.com/firms" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Firm</a> and <a href="http://archinect.com/people" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">People</a> profiles.</p> <p> (<strong>Tip:</strong> use the handy <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/69075090/7-reasons-why-you-need-to-be-using-archinect-s-follow-feature" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">FOLLOW feature</a> to easily keep up-to-date with all your favorite Archinect profiles!)</p> <p> Today's top images (in no particular order) are from the board <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/outdoors/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Outdoors</em></a>.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/7i/7iivx9v4gpongxk4.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/54428815/lucia-s-earth/82030201" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Lucia's Earth</a> in Gongju, South Korea by Hyoungnam Lim, Eunjoo Roh + <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/54428815/studio_gaon" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">studio_GAON</a>; Photo: Youngchae Park</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/vi/vihi1yx24ljxxvpw.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/lhsadp/project/aileron" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Aileron</a> in Dayton, OH by <a href="http://archinect.com/lhsadp" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Lee H. Skolnick Architecture + Design Partnership</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/mn/mnruq6y4dnc0sou1.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/pomeroystudio/project/gramercy-residence-sky-park" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Gramercy Residence Sky Park</a> in Mandaluyong, the Philippines by <a href="http://archinect.com/pomeroystudio" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Pomeroy Studio</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/dl/dldl1jspo9cu3wn3.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/69434572/carcass-creek-cabin/83368911" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Carcass Creek Cabin</a> in Grover, UT by <a href="http://archinect.com/imbue.design" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Imbue Design</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/w5/w5yu15hmci1ej7p4.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/27776/apartment-ter-huivra-joure-the-netherlands/85417328" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Apartment Ter Huivra</a> in Joure, the Netherlands by <a href="http://archinect.com/clausenkaanarchitecten" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Claus en Kaan Architecten</a>; Photo: Christian Richters</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/c5/c5e9bqjs3n2hj95x.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/klopfarchitecture/project/early-eichler-expansion" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Early Eichler Expansion</a> in Palo Alto, CA by <a href="http://archinect.com/klopfarchitecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Klopf Architecture</a>; Photo: Mariko Reed</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/vx/vx50y6qgqxo3lxgz.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/gf55/project/the-kalahari" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Kalahari</a> in New York, NY by Schwartz Architects (Design Architect), Studio JTA...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/85373073/winning-entry-art-and-science-pavilions-for-8th-china-flower-expo-completed Winning-entry Art and Science Pavilions for 8th China Flower Expo completed Justine Testado 2013-10-30T15:13:00-04:00 >2013-10-31T06:59:16-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/4e/4ec3jcogck5pepju.jpg" width="514" height="575" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The art and science pavilions by Lab Architecture Studio in collaboration with Chris Yiu-hang Chan and Stephanie Mee-lee Tan were recently completed in Wujin, China. The project won first prize in the 8th China Flower Expo competition, which aims to promote sustainable design.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/81076784/around-the-bay-photobook-creates-portraiture-from-bay-area-s-manmade-waterfront "Around the Bay" photobook creates portraiture from Bay Area's manmade waterfront Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2013-09-04T20:18:00-04:00 >2013-09-04T20:40:10-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/u6/u604tvx4pa5jjs0v.jpg" width="514" height="398" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Although the Bay is a natural entity borne of great rivers draining the entire Central Valley of California, every inch of its shoreline today is the product of human activity, by either intent or incident.</p></em><br /><br /><p> On September 10, the <a href="http://clui.org" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Center for Land Use Interpretation</a> (CLUI) will release <em>Around the Bay: Man-Made Sites of Interest in the San Francisco Bay Region</em> -- the second book in its "Man-Made Sites of Interest" series. Aimed to coincide with the historic <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/81057429/time-lapse-of-san-francisco-oakland-bay-bridge-construction" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">opening of the Bay Bridge expansion</a>, the book will feature aerial portraits of locations along the Bay's waterfront, accompanied by historical explanations for the site's status. The CLUI was founded by Matthew Coolidge, who also authored <em>Around the Bay</em>, and devotes its exhibition and research spaces to "understanding the nature and extent of human interaction with the earth's surface, and in finding new meanings in the intentional and incidental forms that we individually and collectively create."</p> <p> With its <a href="http://clui.org/page/los-angeles" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">headquarters in Culver City</a>, the CLUI has limited open hours for viewing its archives and current exhibitions. The book is available to purchase online through <a href="http://cluistore.org/batobaexmaof.html" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">CLUI's bookstore</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/80467731/wxy-dlandstudio-selected-for-queensway-feasibility-study WXY & DLANDSTUDIO selected for QueensWay feasibility study Justine Testado 2013-08-27T18:49:00-04:00 >2014-07-07T20:10:17-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/w3/w353m3g4zkr4lcqk.jpg" width="514" height="386" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>[...] WXY Architecture + Urban Design and DLANDSTUDIO have been selected to lead a feasibility study and planning phase for the QueensWay in Queens, NY, after the Trust for Public Land and Friends of the QueensWay announced the competition winners on Aug. 20. Similar to urban revival projects like the NYC High Line, the QueensWay is a linear greenway park that will replace the abandoned 3.5-mile-long railway of the former Long Island Rail Road line&mdash;which has been dormant since 1962.</p></em><br /><br /><p> Additionally, the Trust for Public Land and Friends of the QueensWay are sponsoring the just-launched ENYA 2014 "Queensway Connection: Elevating the Public Realm" ideas competition that you can read about <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/competition/queensway_connection_elevating_the_public_realm/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">here</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/79625429/british-artist-andy-goldsworthy-is-fascinated-by-us-army-s-long-history-of-tree-planting British artist Andy Goldsworthy is fascinated by US army's long history of tree planting Archinect 2013-08-16T20:23:00-04:00 >2013-08-19T19:21:39-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/k2/k2tup0aetewpigg4.jpg" width="514" height="384" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>&ldquo;What I find so fascinating about the Presidio is that, in the heart of this military machine, there was a huge planting programme,&rdquo; Goldsworthy says, referring to the fact that the park&rsquo;s 300-acre forest was planted by the US military between 1886 and 1900. &ldquo;They had quite a sophisticated sense of landscape,&rdquo; he says. &ldquo;They read the landscape in the way that sculptors do&mdash;or at least the way I do.&rdquo;</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/79062500/ten-top-images-on-archinect-s-outdoors-pinterest-board Ten Top Images on Archinect's "Outdoors" Pinterest Board Archinect 2013-08-09T13:52:00-04:00 >2013-08-14T09:12:32-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/bb/bbr6cnj3ygs5kv5a.jpg" width="514" height="325" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> In case you haven't checked out <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect's Pinterest</a> boards in a while, we have compiled ten recently pinned images from outstanding projects on various Archinect <a href="http://archinect.com/firms" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Firm</a> and <a href="http://archinect.com/people" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">People </a>profiles.</p> <p> (<strong>Tip:</strong> use the handy <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/69075090/7-reasons-why-you-need-to-be-using-archinect-s-follow-feature" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">FOLLOW feature</a> to easily keep up-to-date with all your favorite Archinect profiles!)</p> <p> Today's top images (in no particular order) are from the board <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/outdoors/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Outdoors</em></a>.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/4n/4ntglgvi9jm3pc77.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/43037457/forman-house/75862586" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Forman House</a> in Auckland, New Zealand by <a href="http://archinect.com/bossleyarchitects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bossley Architects</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/xt/xt2mm0f6llss1ivy.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/6259264/aedas-designed-hotel-indigo-hong-kong-island-stands-out-along-the-city-s-vibrant-skyline/75416273" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Hotel Indigo Hong Kong Island</a> in Hong Kong by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/6259264/aedas" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Aedas</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/th/th1du7hb8mw0aqj6.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/Wiel-Arets-Architects/project/hotel-zenden" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Hotel Zenden</a> in Maastricht, the Netherlands by <a href="http://archinect.com/Wiel-Arets-Architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Wiel Arets Architects</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/y7/y7mlxw2voi46ysul.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/labindc/project/oliveros-residence" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Oliveros Residence</a> in Washington, D.C. by <a href="http://archinect.com/labindc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Landscape Architecture Bureau</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/cz/cz4aoqy1mnoapa1h.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/eyster/project/allenwood" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Allenwood</a> in Hollywood, CA by <a href="http://archinect.com/eyster" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Jeffrey Eyster</a>; Photo: Josh Lieberman</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/h9/h9hdmisd8kk1aat6.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/yyaa/project/niu-house" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">NIU House</a> in Ikoma, Nara, Japan by <a href="http://archinect.com/yyaa" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Yoshihiro Yamamoto</a>; Photo: Yohei Sasakura / SASANOKURASHA</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/2i/2ixyuchqhmlsd29d.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/watershed/project/concordia-international-school" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Concordia International School</a> in Shanghai, China by <a href="http://archinect.com/watershed" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Watershed</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/1j/1jqja4vp42w6qvkx.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/5882124/prototype-a-tract-housing/78768953" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Prototype A Tract Housing</a> in Ridgefield, WA by <a href="http://archinect.com/worksarchitecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Works Partnership Architecture (W.PA)</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ez/ez5drrwrnisb4w6p.jpg" title=""></p> <p> ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/77454300/for-a-resilient-rockaway-far-roc-design-competition-finalists For a Resilient Rockaway (FAR ROC) Design Competition Finalists Alexander Walter 2013-07-19T17:35:00-04:00 >2013-10-23T19:02:26-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/c2/c2kq5d5bydotr02z.jpg" width="514" height="514" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Four finalists have just been chosen from Phase I of the two-phase &ldquo;For a Resilient Rockaway&rdquo; (FAR ROC) design competition. The New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD), L+M Development Partners, The Bluestone Organization, Triangle Equities, American Institute of Architects New York Chapter (AIA New York) and Enterprise Community Partners, Inc. (Enterprise) made the announcement at the Center for Architecture in New York City.</p></em><br /><br /><p> <em>Launched in April, the FAR ROC competition sought ideas for developing an 80+ acre site called Arverne East into a new mixed-use, mixed-income, sustainable and storm-resilient community that will meet the new physical and regulatory challenges of waterfront development while maintaining the balance between innovation and affordability.</em></p> <p> <strong>UPDATE:</strong> <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/84846738/white-arkitekter-wins-for-a-resilient-rockaway-far-roc-design-competition" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">White Arkitekter wins &ldquo;For a Resilient Rockaway&rdquo; (FAR ROC) Design Competition</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/74304931/ten-top-images-on-archinect-s-outdoors-pinterest-board Ten Top Images on Archinect's "Outdoors" Pinterest Board Archinect 2013-05-31T14:23:00-04:00 >2013-05-31T14:33:40-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/zx/zxfretmk6gg54cl0.jpg" width="514" height="505" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> In case you haven't checked out <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect's Pinterest</a> boards in a while, we have compiled ten recently pinned images from outstanding projects on various Archinect <a href="http://archinect.com/firms" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Firm</a> and <a href="http://archinect.com/people" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">People </a>profiles.</p> <p> Today's top images (in no particular order) are from the board <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/outdoors/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Outdoors</em></a>.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/o8/o82oa5nwmz4tuphe.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/68793367/hampton-s-residence/74244479" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Hamptons Residence</a> in Quogue, NY by<a href="http://archinect.com/www.apdarchitects.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"> Austin Patterson Disston Architects</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/cb/cbuslit2jw56vu3b.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/bossleyarchitects/project/private-residence-maui" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Private Residence</a> in Kihei, Maui, HI by <a href="http://archinect.com/bossleyarchitects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bossley Architects</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/xj/xjsd42z975dochg4.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/smartvoll/project/house-h-private" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">House H</a> in Hallwang, Austria by <a href="http://archinect.com/smartvoll" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">smartvoll Architekten ZT KG</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/2h/2h6thly0yptj87n5.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/imbue.design/project/mcclelland-residence" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">McClelland Residence</a> in Salt Lake City, UT by <a href="http://archinect.com/imbue.design" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Imbue Design</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/4y/4ymmij357hodd0da.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/people/project/73477284/outside-in/73484989" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">OUTSIDE-IN</a> at 22nd International Garden Festival of Chaumont Sur Loire, France by <a href="http://archinect.com/meirlandulli" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Meir Lobaton Corona and Ulli Heckmann</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/m9/m99rem9eyq2uuv6b.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/76605/hidden-house/3497788" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Hidden House</a> in Los Angeles, CA by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/76605/standard" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Standard</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/eh/eh4di9ftjm6fwhos.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/cdmccurdy/project/john-m-craddock-wetland-nature-preserve" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">John M Craddock Wetland Nature Preserve</a> in Muncie, IN by Design/Build Team at <a href="http://archinect.com/schools/cover/17716/ball-state-university" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Ball State University</a>; Team Member: <a href="http://archinect.com/cdmccurdy" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Cory McCurdy</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/02/023ca07fip11os8m.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/6790084/sessa-residence/72419719" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Sessa Residence</a> in Los Angeles, CA by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/6790084/jones-partners-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Jones, Partners: Architecture</a> (Photo: Taiyo Watanabe)</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/nh/nhyc65194rovcbaa.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/dspace/project/sculptural-rooftop-garden2" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Sculptural Rooftop + Garden</a> in Chi...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/69884965/ten-top-images-on-archinect-s-outdoors-pinterest-board Ten Top Images on Archinect's "Outdoors" Pinterest Board Archinect 2013-03-22T13:53:00-04:00 >2013-03-25T08:33:17-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/z6/z6hp97rmdmgfg6eq.jpg" width="514" height="331" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> In case you haven't checked out <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect's Pinterest</a> boards in a while, we have compiled ten recently pinned images from outstanding projects on various Archinect <a href="http://archinect.com/firms" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Firm</a> and <a href="http://archinect.com/people" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">People </a>profiles.</p> <p> Today's top images (in no particular order) are from the board <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/outdoors/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Outdoors</em></a>.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/cp/cptm6zsr4wxt2d44.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/duvivier/project/brooks-residence" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Brooks Residence</a> in Venice, CA by <a href="http://archinect.com/duvivier" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Duvivier Architects</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/9j/9j2zb1mfhzeajcon.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/1649/warren-street-townhouse/68586747" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Warren Street Townhouse</a> in Brooklyn, NY by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/1649/resolution-4-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Resolution: 4 Architecture</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/i1/i1m97nreu7w08zoj.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/66158794/amagansett-house/66160219" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Amagansett House</a> in New York, NY by <a href="http://archinect.com/kosullivan" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Kevin O'Sullivan + Associates</a>; Photo: Paul Raeside</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/s3/s3lq80ffwrsu2udb.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/michaelcaton/project/unite-unire" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Unite/Unire</a> (winner of the MAXXI Young Architects Program 2012) in Rome, Italy by Urban Movement Design New York (team member: <a href="http://archinect.com/michaelcaton" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Michael Caton</a>); Photo by Cecilia Fiorenza</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/2q/2q6xm2xcaycyt2u4.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/106405/dna-model-management/68323389" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">DNA Model Management</a> in New York, NY by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/106405/calvert-wright-architecture-spatial-discipline" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Calvert Wright Architecture | Spatial Discipline</a>; Photo: Bjorg Magnea</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/tb/tbsr4tji6t8u6on5.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/utopus_studio/project/dakleh-excavation-house" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Dakhleh Excavation House</a> in Dakhleh, Egypt by <a href="http://archinect.com/utopus_studio" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Utopus Studio</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ni/nipy7p4pn44o37xg.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/cmdadesign/project/private-residence" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Private Residence</a> in Paradise Valley, AZ by <a href="http://archinect.com/cmdadesign" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">cmda design bureau inc</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ph/phef7un2g8pgwgvq.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/people/project/39994172/low3/39997783" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">LOW3</a> in Sant Cugat del Vall&egrave;s, Spain, a design and resear...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/65287598/ten-top-images-on-archinect-s-outdoors-pinterest-board Ten Top Images on Archinect's "Outdoors" Pinterest Board Archinect 2013-01-11T14:53:00-05:00 >2013-01-14T20:18:08-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/w7/w7m324hmfnadmto8.jpg" width="514" height="829" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> In case you haven't checked out <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect's Pinterest</a> boards in a while, we have compiled ten recently pinned images from outstanding projects on various Archinect <a href="http://archinect.com/firms" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Firm</a> and <a href="http://archinect.com/people" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">People</a> profiles.</p> <p> Today's top images (in no particular order) are from the board <em><a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/outdoors/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Outdoors</a></em>.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/py/pyx9hkp5lk298x6i.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/58535073/beach-walk-house/65144790" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Beach Walk House</a> in Fire Island, NY by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/58535073/spg-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">SPG Architects</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/u3/u3qrvx147ton1k7x.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/fungandblatt/project/rome-residence" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Rome Residence</a> in Los Angeles, CA by <a href="http://archinect.com/fungandblatt" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Fung + Blatt Architects</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/z8/z83mnkg0jkvc8cjc.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/55298269/canterburry/56632136" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Canterburry </a>in Mexico City, Mexico by <a href="http://archinect.com/sobradougalde" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">sobrado ugalde</a> (Photo: German Cuellar)</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/cv/cv5jhbnsda4ktde1.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/bcarc/project/shore-vista-boat-dock" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Shore Vista Boat Dock </a>in Austin, TX by <a href="http://archinect.com/bcarc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Calvin Chen</a>, Thomas Bercy, Dan Loe</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/t1/t1xf8h1nq140d11s.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/45216499/house-ber/60748383" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">House Ber</a> in Midrand, South Africa by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/45216499/nico-van-der-meulen-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Nico van der Meulen Architects</a> (Photo: David Ross/Barend Roberts/Victoria Pilcher)</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/lt/ltfzsc65ibhrl4f0.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/JMDDesign/project/jacaranda-park2" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Jacaranda Park</a> in Glenmore Ridge, Western Sydney, Australia by <a href="http://archinect.com/JMDDesign" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">JMD Design</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/i7/i7ts4ffynzx59huh.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/shaw-architekten/project/beton-schwimmbad" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Beton Schwimmbad</a> in Darmstadt, Germany by <a href="http://archinect.com/shaw-architekten" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Ian Shaw Architekten</a> (Photo: Felix Krumbholz)</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/rk/rksn0yolylr6wzp9.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/2495253/santa-monica-residence/62271254" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Residence</a> in Santa Monica, CA by <a href="http://archinect.com/jendretzki" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">JENDRETZKI LLC</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/e9/e9n6vfje5b7igj6i.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/1649/mountain-retreat/65008930" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Mountain Retreat</a> in Kerhonkson, NY by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/1649/resolution-4-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Resolution: 4 Architecture</a> (Phot...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/62476686/winner-of-austin-s-waller-creek-design-competition Winner of Austin’s Waller Creek Design Competition Alexander Walter 2012-11-30T18:39:00-05:00 >2012-12-07T09:13:35-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/51/51ui6pydtrb37vll.jpg" width="514" height="239" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The multidisciplinary design team led by Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates and Thomas Phifer &amp; Associates was recently named winner of Design Waller Creek: A Competition. Organized by the Austin, TX-based Waller Creek Conservancy, this international design competition called for ideas to revitalize a 7-mile stretch of Waller Creek, a neglected Austin urban ecosystem, and thus turning a "currently fragmented and undervalued section of the city into a vibrant, livable, and workable district."</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/62337462/prince-arthur-s-landing-by-brook-mcilroy Prince Arthur’s Landing by Brook McIlroy Alexander Walter 2012-11-28T17:14:00-05:00 >2012-12-03T19:42:38-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/do/do7do97kboqpcq8f.jpg" width="514" height="312" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Canadian architecture, landscape and urban planning firm Brook McIlroy has shared with us Prince Arthur's Landing, an expansive downtown waterfront revitalization project for Thunder Bay, Ontario. The award-winning development opened in December 2011 and was designed by Brook McIlroy as lead consultant.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/61518663/ten-top-images-on-archinect-s-outdoors-pinterest-board Ten Top Images on Archinect's "Outdoors" Pinterest Board Archinect 2012-11-16T14:08:00-05:00 >2012-11-19T18:04:19-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ys/ysmu9z8793ww1ew3.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> In case you haven't checked out <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect's Pinterest</a> boards in a while, we have compiled ten recently pinned images from outstanding projects on various Archinect <a href="http://archinect.com/firms" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Firm</a> and <a href="http://archinect.com/people" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">People</a> profiles.</p> <p> Today's top images (in no particular order) are from the board <a href="http://pinterest.com/archinect/outdoors/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Outdoors</em></a>.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/no/nooq1ffketx066qv.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/voi-d/project/mu-91" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">MU:91</a> in Los Angeles, CA by <a href="http://archinect.com/voi-d" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">VOID</a> (Photo: Marc Angeles)</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/0l/0lmnw66slcz9h2f7.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/7159/hotel-b-sico/47855442" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Hotel B&aacute;sico</a> in Playa del Carmen, Mexico by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/7159/central-de-arquitectura" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Central de Arquitectura</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ko/koxdbnxnusscdn4w.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/plant/project/cabbagetown-garden" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Cabbagetown Garden</a> in Toronto, Canada by <a href="http://archinect.com/plant" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">PLANT Architect Inc.</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ar/arw0u8hwu96b4wud.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/JMDDesign/project/blaxland-common-playground-regional-playspace" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Blaxland Common Playground - Regional Playspace</a> in Homebush, Australia by <a href="http://archinect.com/JMDDesign" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">JMD Design</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/e7/e7hms2qolgct2ali.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/martinarchitects/project/bay-view-boathouse" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bay View Boathouse</a> in Bellport, NY by <a href="http://archinect.com/martinarchitects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Martin Architects PC</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/h4/h465an5ijy1n53ew.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/griffinenrightarchitects/project/santa-monica-canyon-residence" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Santa Monica Canyon Residence</a> in Los Angeles, CA by <a href="http://archinect.com/griffinenrightarchitects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Griffin Enright Architects</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/vt/vtq45subbwla4hst.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/59283575/star-house/60633167" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Star House</a> in Kuwait City, Kuwait by <a href="http://archinect.com/agi-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">AGi architects</a></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/3w/3wdxw4inczet4fk1.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/55231704/g-house-contemporary-mediterranean-villa/55232315" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">G HOUSE | Contemporary Mediterranean Villa</a> in Ramat HaSharon, Israel by <a href="http://archinect.com/PazGersh" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">PazGersh Architecture Design</a> (Photo: Amit Giron)</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/i3/i3d9176lca1wea9v.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &uarr; <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/project/43063951/taller-2012/59649985" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Taller </a>in San Pedro, Mexico by <a href="http://archinect.com/covachita" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Covachita</a></p> <p> (Cover pic: <a href="http://archinect.com/eskewdumezripple/project/930-poydras-residential-tower" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">930 Poydras Residential Tower</a> i...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/60509546/brick-garden-by-pbc-l “Brick Garden” by PBC+L Alexander Walter 2012-11-01T15:35:00-04:00 >2012-11-05T19:40:22-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/lo/lo3wy5uh8fregoc0.jpg" width="514" height="771" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>North Carolina architects Pearce Brinkley Cease + Lee (PBC+L) recently received a 2012 Certificate of Recognition from the NC chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects for their project, "Brick Garden," designed for the Triangle Brick Headquarters in Durham, NC.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/58609012/plant-architect-s-exhibit-opens-at-harbourfront-centre PLANT ARCHITECT’S EXHIBIT OPENS AT HARBOURFRONT CENTRE PLANT Architect Inc. 2012-10-04T11:00:00-04:00 >2012-10-04T12:59:30-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/zd/zdjcj4uug98um96t.jpg" width="514" height="341" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> On 29 September 2012, the Architecture Exhibition Fall 2012 opened at Harboufront Centre in Toronto. Curated by Patrick Macaulay, <em><strong><a href="http://www.harbourfrontcentre.com/visualarts/2012/architecture-exhibition-fall-2012/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">BREATHTAKING: Constructed Landscapes </a></strong></em>features PLANT Architect Inc.&rsquo;s installation <a href="http://www.harbourfrontcentre.com/visualarts/2012/lenticular-curtain/?shareadraft=baba4948_505b8cfc01b2e" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em><strong>Lenticular Curtain</strong></em></a> alongside the works of architects Baird Sampson Neuert, Idea Tank Design Collective, and visual artist Vid Ingelevics.</p> <p> <em><strong>BREATHTAKING: Constructed Landscapes</strong></em> explores the use of architecture in defining and directing how people view and understand nature and landscape. In response to the curatorial question &ldquo;<em>How can architecture create an awe-inspiring experience through the placement of built form within the landscape?</em>&rdquo;, <a href="http://www.branchplant.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">PLANT Architect Inc.</a> designed an immersive architecture meant to overwhelm, infuse, inhabit, and amplify the landscape. <em><strong>Lenticular Curtain</strong></em> is a larger-than-life, interactive lantern&mdash;a sculptural intervention that, when entered, disturbs and distorts multiple landscapes in order to form new ones. The central role of the visitor, whether ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/58011089/mvrdv-s-almere-plan-wins-floriade-2022-competition MVRDV’s Almere Plan Wins Floriade 2022 Competition Alexander Walter 2012-09-25T14:32:00-04:00 >2012-09-30T17:54:54-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/8o/8ol6jgux1dakiyfu.jpg" width="514" height="386" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The Dutch city of Almere has won the bid for the Floriade 2022 and will host the prestigious world horticultural expo in the year 2022. The exposition takes place once every ten years in the Netherlands and is currently ending in Venlo. The MVRDV-designed plan for Almere seeks to be not a temporary expo site but a lasting green Cit&eacute; Id&eacute;ale as an extension to the existing city center.</p></em><br /><br /><p> The Almere/MVRDV concept beat out fierce competition from Boskoop with OMA/Rem Koolhaas, Groningen with West 8, and Amsterdam Bijlmer with MTD Landscape Architect.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/54054961/genk-c-m-ne-urban-square GENK C-m!ne Urban Square Alexander Walter 2012-07-23T17:46:00-04:00 >2012-07-23T17:49:33-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/66/66skhow33gdnoyfm.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Dutch firm HOSPER landscape architecture &amp; urbanism has sent us images of its latest project, GENK C-M!NE, an urban square design for the revitalized mining area C-Mine in Genk, Belgium. C-Mine houses various creative industries as well as cultural functions and is currently hosting Manifesta, The European Biennial of Contemporary Art. The design of the square was a collaborative effort of HOSPER with Carmela Bogman Art In The Public Space and ARA Dries Beys.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/52657942/bruce-munro-announces-largest-solar-powered-field-of-light-for-ayers-rock-australia-in-2013 Bruce Munro Announces Largest Solar-Powered Field of Light for Ayers Rock, Australia in 2013! MikeChino 2012-06-29T14:12:00-04:00 >2012-06-29T14:29:36-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ln/lnfdo8tf24rxnjpw.jpg" width="514" height="377" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>After a series of acclaimed installations around the world, Munro will be bringing his Fields of Light back to the project&rsquo;s birthplace at Ayers Rock (Uluru) in the heart of the Australian red desert in 2013. The installation will be his largest to date, and it will be powered entirely by solar energy.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html>