Fantasia Mixed-use Landscape Located in Chengdu, a central city of Midwest China, this landscape project drew its inspiration from the relaxed outdoor lifestyle of Chengdu local culture. The design gives contemporary expression of spaces for traditional
This contemporary curved bench seat in the landscape is so smart. Can you imagine relaxing and kicking back in the afternoon sun. The form would also work well with exposed aggregate concrete. If done in this treatment it would then double as a skatepark
conceptlandscape: “ Europe’s Grass-Lined Tram Tracks There’s something quite magical about watching trams in Barcelona, Strasbourg or Frankfurt glide silently along beds of grass as they do their city.
The High Line in NYC - an abandoned train line, now a garden that was designed by the Dutch plantsman Piet Oudolf. Shown is a Mexican Feather Grass (Stipa Tenuissima). It is beautiful, graceful and keeps constant movement from the breeze.
Permeable paving at the Villa Gerloff (garden of the Cultural Heritage Foundation Braunschweigest, Germany) by Capatti Staubach. Click image for more views & visit the Slow Ottawa 'Grow It' board for more sustainable living.