• A Multidisciplinary Landscape Architecture Competition Generates a Biodiversity Corridor for Montréal

    9 days ago - By Arch Daily

    © civiliti, LAND Italia, Table Architecture, Biodiversité Conseil
    The City of Montreal had launched a national, multidisciplinary landscape architecture contest, in order to generate an innovative scheme to reinstate natural habitats in the city. A team of four firms, civiliti , LAND Italia , Table Architecture , and Biodiversité Conseil , have won the competition , by creating a corridor that will enable the transition from a mostly asphalted, fragmented territory to a diversified urban landscape, connected to all living beings.
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  • How New York City's Architecture Has Responded to National Emergencies over the Last 20 Years

    How New York City's Architecture Has Responded to National Emergencies over the Last 20 Years

    9 days ago - By Arch Daily

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    New York City is the pinnacle hybrid between the vibrant and granular neighborhoods that Jane Jacobs once envisioned and the sweeping urban innovations of Robert Moses. However, its diverse population has experienced hardship over the last twenty years, forcing the city into a recursive wave of self-reflection to reevaluate the urban strategies, design trends, and global transportation methods that it had grown so accustomed to. After the September 11th and Hurricane Sandy tragedies, the delicate balance between promoting a sense of individual culture and the strength in...
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