Melbourne Arts Precinct $1.46B funding from Victoria Government news: includes 18,000sqm of new open public space and gardens, with elevated inner-city park, designed by architects Hassell + SO–IL
Camden Highline Competition in North London news – five shortlisted design teams for a new park and linear walk linking to King’s Cross along a disused railway viaduct
Streets as the impetus of community life: LWK + PARTNERS Director HC Chan sees immense opportunities in excavating the power of street life to preserve cultural diversity and walkability.
JDAP proposes a new Banja Luka Culture and Congress Centre for Bosnia and Herzegovina as an extension to the City Park, as an anchor for the developing city to the East.
Plans to transform London’s iconic Regent Street – helping to deliver a greener, cleaner, safer and more accessible West End – more space for pedestrians & support social distancing
Camden Highline Competition in North London – seeking a design team to deliver a stunning design for a new park and linear walk linking to King’s Cross along a disused railway viaduct
COSMOS Architecture’s design for the new Common Lights Congress Center of Banja Luka, Bosnia Herzegovina, aspires to create a building that is adaptable, interactive, and accessible for everybody.
‘I Saw The World End’, London – British And Japanese Artists Es Devlin And Machiko Weston digital artwork commission by IWM to commemorate 75th Anniversary of Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
Tooley Street Triangle wayfinding beacon design by Charles Holland Architects – London Bridge Station public realm improvement transforms overlooked piece of pavement into a local landmark.
HyperLane development Chengdu, Sichuan, China: 2.4km multi-level linear sky park, youth culture and lifestyle destination at the heart of the city’s music and arts university district. It establishes a vibrant and fun orientated linear space.
Russian public realm by SWA/Balsley and 5+design – model of landscape urbanism and placemaking at city’s historic train station: poised to become city’s next great urban park and public attraction.
King Street Pedestrianisation Bristol landscape by LDA Design: one of the city’s most iconic streets is set for transformation after a successful campaign, creating a new open space and place to socialise.
The Ministry of Culture in Croatia has announced the winners of the “Vladimir Nazor” Award for 2019. 3LHD was awarded the annual award in the architecture and urbanism category with Urania.
Sky Mirror, Xintiandi Style, Huangpu, Shanghai, tries to guide people to sit down and looking at the sky together through the combination of two stainless steel art installations with different functions – the mirror and the chair.
Designed by NEON Shiver House was previously installed in 2015 as part of the Barfotastigen exhibition in Korppoo, Finland. The project was intended to be in-situ for 4 months only, but it was kept on-site on a longer-term basis.
Redcliffe Way Bristol shared space news: bold reclamation of a dual carriageway proposed by a Bristol community and LDA Design – radical changes support more walking and cycling.
TIRPITZ – a sanctuary in the sand, acting as a gentle counterbalance to the dramatic war history of the site in Blåvand on the west coast of Denmark, by architects: BIG-Bjarke Ingels Group.
Designed by Stevens Lawson Architects, Blyth Performing Arts Centre sits in a suburb of Hastings, amidst trees on a gentle slope near the entry to Iona College as a new symbol and public gesture of welcome.