West 8 landscape architects news – Longwood Gardens’ Main Fountain Garden grand reopening this Saturday May 27. The fountain has undergone a complete reconstruction, its first revitalization since it was first built in 1931, costing $90m.
‘Redefining Brutalism’ by Simon Henley
There is a genuine resurgence of interest in this period of architecture. Brutalism is a highly debated topic in the architectural press and amongst architectural critics and institutions who promote the preservation of these buildings.
Beyer Blinder Belle architects news
BBB’s rehabilitation of the Main Fountain Garden at Longwood, Pennsylvania, will revitalize the historic heart of one of the most celebrated public gardens in the world, conceived, designed, and constructed by Pierre S. du Pont during the early 20th century.
Faithful+Gould was founded in 1947 as a four-man Quantity Surveying business. 70 years on and they are now an integrated project and programme management consultancy with over 2,400 staff worldwide and a UK & Europe operation covering 26 offices over 7 countries.
AECOM architecture news
Global infrastructure services firm supports Europe’s biggest annual architectural festival by becoming a patron of the London Festival of Architecture, celebrating a global hub of architectural experimentation, practice and debate.
Re-Act Now – new buildings. This architecture studio was founded in 1994, in Bucharest, Romania. Since 1997 led by Mario Kuibus who is also active as a professor at the University of Architecture and Urbanism”Ion Mincu” Bucharest.
Fletcher Priest Architects news – named Office Architect of the Year at the BD Architect of the Year Awards, “Our designs for offices often catalyse change for the organisations who occupy them.”
Benoy welcomes Monika Laudencka-Sobik as Director in London. This role will ultilise Monika’s breadth of experience working across mixed use, transportation and commercial projects, focusing on design management and project co-ordination of major national and international developments.
Gustafson Porter + Bowman news – Taikoo Place, Hong Kong, will create an inclusive open public space with lush native vegetation and sculptural water features.
Marks Barfield Architects news
British Airways i360 Opening, Brighton, England – world’s tallest moving observation tower ; the Chicago Skyline, if granted permission, will showcase an aerial vista of Chicago and its architectural heritage to the eyes of the world.
HENN Architekten, Munich architects office – architecture studio, building images – Henn Architekten Germany: architects practice, München architecture news