The Hawksmoor International Lecture Series 2015-16 :: Hanif Kara :: Designed Engineering

Thursday 5th November 2015, 6.30pm Tessa Blackstone Lecture Theatre [11_0003] Technology has obviously changed both architecture and engineering, and the potential for interaction. It has also redefined what each discipline calls ‘Design’. Today, as we enter the post digital era, the role of the structural engineer in ‘Design’ and the processes he uses to realise this varies. Through a selected set of projects this presentation … Continue reading The Hawksmoor International Lecture Series 2015-16 :: Hanif Kara :: Designed Engineering

Rising tides and storm surges

Several interesting initiatives where landscape architects have been involved in addressing storm surges and rising tides in Europe and North America: – Facing up to Rising Sea Levels: Retreat, Defend, Attack? – Rising Currents – On the Palisade Bay – Mississippi Floods: Designing a Shifting Landscape Are there any other references anyone can offer? Image: Scape Studio, Oystertecture Continue reading Rising tides and storm surges