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[Translate] The second phase of the Hunter’s Point South Waterfront Park, which opens today, was co-designed by SWA/BALSLEY and...

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[Translate]   Benches, trees, multi-modal transportation, and local food are a few of the suggestions in the Center for Active...

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[Translate] AIA Now Seven examples of design innovation. By Katherine Flynn for AIA Architect Illustration: Lauren Nassef | Art...

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[Translate] The Dirt Contributor Before. ASLA 2012 Professional General Design Award or Excellence. “Green Sponge” for a...

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[Translate] A new veteran-focused housing development seeks to offer a more sensitive salve to Los Angeles’s growing homelessness...

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[Translate] ident-turned-architect, Thomas Jefferson in the 1820s, was the chilling prelude to the events of Saturday 12 August 2017...

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[Translate] Dana Davidsen   THEDIRT.ASLA.ORG Chicago River / Pinterest Take a dip in the Chicago River? Those familiar with its...

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[Translate] Dezeen Magazine Eleanor GibsonColourful playgrounds, undulating pathways and a spot for kayaking are among the proposals...

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[Translate] A master plan by Gensler and U.S.-based design firm Dror will reintegrate Istanbul’s waterfront within the ancient...

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[Translate] J.R. Taylor Shades of Green’s 630-square-foot Pacific Heights rooftop garden / Ive Haugeland San Francisco Rooftop...

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[Translate] DIRT.ASLA.ORG     J.R. TaylorLeave a comment Lake Kittamaqundi is one of five manmade lakes originally planned for...

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[Translate] J.R. Taylor   DIRT.ASLA.ORG MVRDV’s elevated sky garden in Seoul / ossip van duivenbode Architects Aren’t Happy with...

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[Translate]   THE DIRT.ASLA.ORG  Jared Green Freeway Park, Seattle by Lawrence Halprin / The Cultural Landscape Foundation, Charles...

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The Urban Common Spaces That S...

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[Translate] Environment We must protect the parks, pathways, and gardens that connect us to each other and to the ecosystems of our...

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THE 16 BEST ARCHITECTURE PROJE...

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[Translate] We asked leading practitioners to share their picks of the best projects of the past 16 years. The following is a curated...

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We must protect the parks, pathways, and gardens that connect us to each other and to the ecosystems of our home.

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Nature can make our daily lives, which are mostly spent in buildings, much better.

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[Translate] J.R. Taylor   THE DIRT.ASLA.ORG The Chicago Riverwalk / Christian Phillips Sasaki Unveils Design for Sunqiao, a...

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[Translate] THE DIRT   Aaron King Seeing the Better City / Island Press In her book The Eye Is a Door, landscape architecture...

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[Translate] THE DIRT.ASLA.ORG   J.R. Taylor Dominique Perrault reimagines the Île de la Cité in Paris / Dominique Perrault...

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[Translate] We need to hold Trump accountable to the legal standards for public space in New York City—starting at the sad public...

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[Translate] J.R. Taylor    THE DIRT.ASLA.ORG Chicago’s Martin Luther King Drive transformed by driverless cars / The Driverless City...

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[Translate]   J.R. Taylor   THE DIRT The design for Cleveland Public Square / James Corner Field Operations Saving the Tamarind – The...

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[Translate] J.R. Taylor THE DIRT.ASLA.ORG From mall to park in Meriden, Connecticut / Clem Kasinskas One Connecticut Town Swaps a...

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[Translate] Jared Green   THE DIRT.ASLA.ORG India’s water crisis / National Geographic As we look forward to covering new stories on...

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[Translate] THE DIRTJared Green Kendall Square, before / Klopfer Martin Design Group Kendall Square, after / Christian Phillips...

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[Translate] Keller Fountain Park / Jeremy Bittermann, via the Cultural Landscape Foundation THE DIRT Expand Sanctuary Concept Beyond...

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[Translate] THE DIRT  J.R. Taylor The Michigan Urban Farming Initiative / Image: Michelle & Chris Gerard America’s First...

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[Translate] Terrorist attacks using vehicles are very hard to prevent – but there are safety measures cities can use, experts say....

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[Translate] THE DIRT    J.R. Taylor Freeway Park, Seattle, Washington by Lawrence Halprin / Photograph © Aaron Leitz, courtesy The...

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