Last week landscape architect James Corner delivered the weekly Hawksmoor International Lecture at the University of Greenwich. If you missed it you can watch it online: http://gre.cloud.panopto.eu/Panopto/Pages/Viewer.aspx?id=415f777f-3b5d-4881-aed2-9dc2b8394c4a The weekly series of open public lectures attracts leading voices in architecture, art and landscape architecture. Last year the series included lectures by, among others, Will Alsop, Eelco Hoftman, Peter Wison and Michael Sorkin. This year’s speakers also include landscape architects, such as Marti Franch … Continue reading Missed the James Corner lecture? Watch it online
What are the best contemporary landscape architecture projects in London? Well, let’s see… 10 – The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park designed by LDA Design and Hargreaves Associates. This park was built for the 2012 London Olympics and is being reconfigured following the games. The design incorporates the signature land forms that can be seen in much of the work of George Hargreaves. The South Plaza of the park was … Continue reading What are the ten best designed landscape projects in London?