In "Green Spaces and Urban Acupuncture" From PechaKucha Night Dublin Vol. 8, based on her previous research, Landscape Architect Esther Gerrard talks about her ideas regarding "green spaces" and "urban acupuncture" to explore how they can be utilized to view public space differently.
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BY JAMES CONWAY
@ FIT LONDON
ON JUL 24, 2014
From Arup Landscape Architecture, James Conway shares some ideas for greening, how green areas in urban spaces increases life quality resulting in more sustainable cities. Ideas like vertical greening, strategic green links are some of the innovative concepts which are already being in use and improving the environment of its surroundings.
Phytoremediation and Landscape Architecture
BY ANNA SIECZAK
@ DESIGN FRINGE POWERED BY PECHAKUCHA
ON MAR 03, 2015
Anna Sieczak is a landscape architect presenting the process of cleaning the soil through plants, known as a phytoremediation and its advantages when combined with landscape architecture for a regeneration of contaminated sites.
Transforming our Landscapes and Public Spaces
BY PETER SCHAUDT
@ VOL 15
ON SEP 07, 2010
The ultimate collaborator, Peter Schaudt FASLA (1959-2015) shares before and after images of his poetic and transformational landscapes across North America. And cannot resist mentioning his beloved Chicago Cubs.
6 Decades of Irish Landscape
BY NICOLA RYAN
@ VOL 7
ON APR 22, 2015
Nicola Ryan and Gráinne Dunne set up Studio Red Architects in 2008 after working for Gilroy McMahon and DTA Architects respectively. Shane Coyle joined the firm in 2014.
'We place utmost importance on sensitive and project-specific design. We know that strong communication and working closely with contractors and craftspeople will deliver beautiful buildings.
We understand that Architecture is about relationships – primarily the relationship between the building and its users – and also the relationship between building and its surroundings – be that rural, suburban or urban. As Architects we are instrumental in the success of those relationships.'
Personal observations of Dublin
BY GREGORY DUNN
@ VOL 10
ON DEC 02, 2015
Gregory Dunn has been working on personal photographic and film projects for a number of years documenting various aspects of Ireland with a particular interest in the unconsidered. Having successfully completed a course at Ballyfermot College of Further Education in Television Operations and Production he now works primarily in the field of documentary television.
Reimagining Urban Places
BY HERE+NOW C.I.C.
@ VOL 28
ON JUL 06, 2016
How can underused city spaces be used to bring together community and reimagine their potential?
HERE+NOW will be talking about how we can use our urban spaces more productively, illustrated with examples from their Space To Sit community build event, Hold Me Dear outdoor community photography exhibition and Wasteland Collective interventions and research.
A Landscape Architect passionate about making places better, Liz Thomas co-founded HERE+NOW in 2014 to put people back at the heart of design for the built environment. HERE+NOW is an Edinburgh-based landscape architecture studio that specialises in co-design. Integrating community engagement, prototyping, events and exhibitions from the very start of the design process, HERE+NOW work with local people to reimagine their local places through both longer term design outcomes and more temporary interventions.
It’s a Test! The Power of Urban Prototyping
BY NINA CHASE
@ VOL 25
ON OCT 06, 2016
"We're showing citizens what they're buying before they write the final check."
In It’s a Test! The Power of Urban Prototyping from PechaKucha Night Pittsburgh Vol. 25, Landscape architect and urban designer Nina Chase talks about temporary fun, public space, and urban transformation. She shares the power of prototyping and the impact design have in the communication between public spaces, the city council and the community.
This was "Presentation of the Day" on July 18th, 2017.