Ercole Silva, pioneer of the English garden in Italy

At the end of the eighteenth century the fashion of the grand tour was rampant: a cultural and educational journey that led the...

A tribute to Jacques Wirtz

At the end of July 2018, one of the greatest contemporary landscape architects, Jacques Wirtz, left us forever at the age of 93....

The Yard

The project, which they branded “The Yard”, is a counter proposal for a current planned development by local scandinavian...

Two for tea

When Thomas and Leen informed Campo & Jacoby that they had bought the piece of arable land next to their residential plot,...

Promenade in Les Coves de Vinromà

Located on the edge of a small town by the river valley, the promenade is a landscape intervention on the side of a road, a...

Carpa Diem

Competition of ideas for the Municipality of Stabio The subject of the competition is a green area located in a nerve center of...

Making landscape

Battery Park

Battery Park

The 12.000 m2 park was opened on the 10th of November 2018, linking the city and Table Bay Harbour, using a series of pedestrian routes, including one alongside the existing canal. Battery Park is a new urban park that forms the gateway to the V&A Waterfront and...

Botanical Island

Botanical Island

The site-specific project is located on the limits of Wollemi National Park, in the UNESCO`s World Heritage listed Greater Blue Mountains. An exceptional area of Australia recognized for its fragile and ecological diversity with a wide range of habitats. The...

Mandarin Oriental

Mandarin Oriental

Located in Blevio, in the heart of Lake Como, the “Mandarin Oriental” Resort covers a total area of about 23.000 square meters and represents a jewel of historical and landscape importance, today characterized by a harmonious blend of Italian style, oriental charm and...

Theory and research

Dialogues between a botanist and an ornithologist

Dialogues between a botanist and an ornithologist

The book “Dialoghi tra un botanico e un ornitologo” (Dialogues between a botanist and an ornithologist) is written by Angelo Meschini and Carlo Mascioli in the form of a dialogue. The two authors question each other on the relationship between plants and birds, on...

The Colas Suspended Garden and the Buisson Optique

The Colas Suspended Garden and the Buisson Optique

Bernard Lassus has reached unprecedented heights of creativity with two major projects, fighting against an unconscionable forced overgrowth of cities and buildings, carried out, not out of love for nature, but as ecological rigour taken to extremes. The Colas...

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