A Landscape Architect
Navy Museum Activity Zone
A playful, functional and dynamic landscape on the edge of the Waitemata Harbour elegantly links the water and the Navy Museum; the site is one of those small jewels that frequent Auckland's landscape sequestered in the lee of North Head.
Pipitea Marae's refurbished landscape is the result of a close working relationship between iwi and landscape architects. It demonstrates how the discipline can contribute to enhancing cultural connections to landscapes in urban environments.
Auckland Transport: City East West Transport Study
Landscape Architecture is a profession well placed to take on the challenges of current global and local issues and to position ourselves as the most appropriate discipline to explore, influence and guide the shaping of our world.
Living with Uncertainty: A design investigation into adaptive living in the Residential Red Zone
This submission demonstrates the visionary brilliance of students in landscape architecture. Showcasing the critical learning and development stages of applying landscape architectural principles through original concepts that lead into successful
Te Kopahou Reserve
The Te Kopahou Reserve - Entrance to Wellington South Coast project undertaken by the Wellington City Council successfully demonstrates a sensitive and balanced response to an old resource site that is now highly valued for its natural setting.
Beachlands Maraetai Coastal Walkway
More than a lineal intervention the Beachlands-Maraetai Coastal Walkway demonstrates a project with conceptual breadth delivered through a subtlelty of detail. With close to 9 years of staged development the project has maintained its initial design
ReStart Mall, Christchurch
The input from Rough & Milne that made this development such a success was donated by them at a time when they themselves were under post-earthquake pressure after losing their office building making the time donated an even more significant gift.
La Rosa Reserve Stream Daylighting
The La Rosa Reserve Stream Daylighting project by Boffa Miskell embodies what sustainability is by definition. It is a project that has enhanced ecological, cultural and community values while minimizing the project implementation impacts through ada
The Transport Agency Urban Design and Landscape Guidelines
The Transport Agency Urban Design and Landscape Guidelines are two visually engaging documents, which focus on ensuring appropriate environmental and landscape outcomes are achieved around state highways.
Auckland East-West Transport Study
The City East West Transport Study does more than just set a path for the future development of Auckland's CBD East West movement network, it firmly sets the path for the role of landscape architecture in urban transportation planning.
Aotearoa - IFLA Exhibition Park, 2013 World Landscape Art Exposition, Jinzhou, China
This project was described as 'an amazing international achievement with a strongly articulated and cleverly designed landscape'. It was the standout favorite in the public voting, and is an outstanding project well worthy of its win in the inaugural
Te Kopahou Reserve - Entrance to Wellington South Coast
Landscape memory is most evident in the carefully selected use of regenerating the natural condition subtly contrasted with an assortment of quarry materiality, including the restrained outline of the old quarry building footprint.
Rae ki te Rae
A beautifully crafted and important research project, leading Landscape Architecture at the forefront of bi-cultural design. Its message while robust, can transcend cultural boundaries, to be read and understood by all.
Hobson Bay: Adding Heart to the Bay
'Adding Heart to the Bay' shows a bold desire for betterment of the city and aims to reclaim the landscape that drew our ancestors here. It looks afresh at Hobson Bay with public access at its heart, reinstating a physical relationship with the water
The NZ Institute of Landscape Architects aims to foster and develop an understanding of these processes and to ensure that this knowledge is applied in such a manner as to conserve or enhance the quality of all natural resources and human values.
Information about what is happening in our world today and tomorrow including jobs, news and events.
Members resources including Registration, CPD, Branch Activities and the NZILA Document Library.
A selection of our members projects throughout the country.
In June of 2015 a friend and I made a pilgrimage to some of the great houses and gardens of the United Kingdom. The following is an account of our journey.
First and foremost, this is a book about New Zealand landscape architecture and urban design, viewed through the lens of Isthmus, an award-winning design studio.
Registration is now open for the 2016 Firth NZILA Conference which will be held in Dunedin, 14-17 April 2016. Earlybird offer closes on the 18th December 2015.
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