Dongguan Botanical Gardens 1

Dongguan Botanical Gardens, China

Design: John McAslan + Partners (JMP)

The design is a contemporary re-interpretation of the essential characteristics of a tropical plant leaf structure, integrating architecture and landscape to provide a holistic approach for the site. The building is based around a gridshell roof structure which engages lightly with a landscaped mounded base mediating between the internal and external landscaping.

Sulgrave Gardens London 3

Sulgrave Gardens Passivhauses, London

Design: Cartwright Pickard Architects

At the time of completion, Sulgrave Gardens is the biggest certified Passivhaus project in London, and the first mixed tenure Passivhaus scheme in the UK, providing green living to people on all incomes and protecting against fuel poverty.

New Build Kensington Palace Gardens 3

New Build in Kensington Palace Gardens

Design: Colwyn Foulkes & Partners

Colwyn Foulkes & Partners have received planning consent from the Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea for a new luxury residence on Palace Green, London W8. Conscious of the architectural quality of the neighbouring Kensington Palace, the external façade will have classical detailing and use bespoke materials. The 22,000 sq ft home will be the first new build at Kensington Palace Gardens for over 100 years and has been designed to achieve level 4 for Code for Sustainable homes.

Hothouse at the Botanical Gardens in Aarhus

Hothouse at the Botanical Gardens in Aarhus

Heated conservatory at the Botanical Gardens, Aarhus, Denmark, design by C. F. Møller Architekten – transparent roofing made of ETFE foil cushions with an interior pneumatic shading system planned by formTL and C. F. Møller Architekten the building “is like a drop of dew in its green surroundings”.

Tollgate Gardens in Maida Vale

Tollgate Gardens in Maida Vale, London

Tollgate Gardens in Maida Vale, London

BDP has secured detail planning consent for its competition winning housing and regeneration project at Tollgate Gardens in Maida Vale, London. The redevelopment of the 1960s estate forms the first step in Westminster City Council’s ambitious Housing Renewal Strategy.

Botanical Gardens Cafe Akureyri

Botanical Gardens Cafe: Akureyri Building

Design: Kollgata Arkitektúr

To commemorate the 150 year birthday of the township of Akureyri the city council decided to commission a cafe for the gardens. The site was at the center of the gardens, allowing for a 150m² building footprint.

Chipping Barnet Church Gardens – St John the Baptist Churchyard

St John the Baptist Churchyard Chipping Barnet, Development, Location, Architecture Chipping Barnet Church Gardens New London Landscape, England, UK – design by Metropolitan Workshop 20 Nov 2012 Chipping Barnet Church Gardens Metropolitan Workshop completes Chipping Barnet Church Gardens Design: Metropolitan Workshop Location: North London Metropolitan Workshop has completed work on St John the Baptist Churchyard,…

Jubilee Gardens, South Bank Landscape

Jubilee Gardens London, South Bank Park, Design, News, Photo Jubilee Gardens, London South Bank Landscape: Arts Development, England – design by West 8 21 Jan 2012 Jubilee Gardens South Bank, central London 2006- Design: West 8 Urban Design & Landscape Architecture Jubilee Gardens Work is well under way on Jubilee Gardens and important milestones have…

Union Terrace Gardens Aberdeen aerial view

Aberdeen City Garden: Union Terrace Gardens

The International Design Competition for the Aberdeen City Garden Project has attracted some of the leading lights of the architectural world. An impressive fifty-five submissions were received by the competition organisers, Malcolm Reading Consultants.