Call for Artists to participate in a Public Art Initiative to be implemented in Industrial Zones between 2012 and 2018. The 14 industrial zones where the public art initiatives will be undertaken are Bulebel, Kirkop, Attard, Hal Far, Kordin, Luqa, Marsa, Mosta Technopark, Mriehel, San Gwann, SAP, Ta Dbiegi, Ta Qali, and Xewkija. Site visits [...] → READ MORE
ASPECT Studios has completed a multi-use trail at Narrabeen Lagoon on Sydney’s northern beaches. The lagoon is one of Sydney’s natural assets and is a major drawcard and focal point of the area. Diverse experiences are on offer at different locations around the lagoon. The eastern side comes to life especially at the weekends as people take to the water in [...] → READ MORE
This weeks round-up of landscape news and views from around the web Most Americans Want a Walkable Neighborhood, Not a Big House | Nona Willis Aronowitz | GOOD The symbol of American success often involves having the biggest house possible, but our outsized fantasies seem to be shifting. Reclaimed bus yard begins life as urban [...] → READ MORE
Katherine Spitz has created her home garden over the last two decades with her husband, Daniel Rhodes, an architect. As a landscape architect and an architect, they have been experimenting with their garden, continually upgrading, rethinking and replanting each outdoor room. They have been experimenting with plant material, design, pieces of landscape history and ideas from their travels. Seeing how plants grow, change and that is has influenced what to use in her designs. The garden is a living record of changing aspirations and desires, as each new room and each new element reflects our increasing design maturity and confidence.