Sustainability Award of Excellence 3 2013

Architectus

An excellent vision for connectivity between the waterfront and Victoria Park. This project illustrates the power of conceptual masterplanning and integration of water sensitive design into public open space.

Charlie Challenger Supreme Award 2013

Martin Bryant and Associate Professor Penny Allan

Earthquake Cities on the Pacific Rim is a series of interlinked essays that describe findings of research work into the relationship between spatial structure and resilience.

Sustainability Award of Excellence 1 2013

Craig Pocock, Kirsten O'Connor, Mike Barthelmeh, Dr Shannon Davis

This project exemplifies the role and importance of research for landscape architects, and the contribution our Universities can make to the profession.

Sustainability Award of Excellence 4 2013

Jasmax

The judges commend the initiative of the entrant to undertaking this project which the ethic of landscape architecture practice to also provide a service to the profession while epitomising the intent of the visionary category.

George Malcolm Supreme Award 2013

Nelson Byrd Woltz Landscape Architects

Nick's Head Station Stewardship Master Plan. An artful and exemplary project evidence of the outstanding outcomes that can be achieved through the landscape architect collaborating with a range of professionals, stakeholders clients.

Resene Colour Award of Excellence 2013

Boffa Miskell Ltd

This project illustrates how a fun and innovative use of colour can provide the lynchpin to an entire urban design response. An extremely clever approach to pedestrian circulation and how colour can be an uplifting contributor to public space.

Sustainability Award of Excellence 2 2013

Nelson Byrd Woltz Landscape Architects

This project has unraveled the key elements of custodianship and stewardship in farming - this project responds to the multiple needs of rural landscapes - it is not only an industrial farming practice but has exemplified a responsibility to culture

Site confirmed for Canterbury Earthquake Memorial

Site confirmed for Canterbury Earthquake Memorial

Earthquake Recovery Minister Gerry Brownlee has made an official announcement.

The formal memorial for the February 2011 Earthquake will be built on the edge of the Ōtākaro/Avon River.

Auckland Council seeks designers for redevelopment of Quay Street

Auckland Council seeks designers for redevelopment of Quay Street

Expressions of Interest

Auckland Council is seeking proposals from designers to assist with the future redevelopment of Quay Street. Quay Street has been earmarked for change under the City Centre Master Plan – a blueprint for the future use of the central city.

A landscape architect in East Africa

A landscape architect in East Africa

By Kate Street

"This topsy turvy, colourful story blooms from Kampala, the capital city of Uganda, home to roughly 2 million people. As a landscape architect graduate from Lincoln University, this is not the career path or stable job I originally had blueprinted".