Category Archives: New Civic

WAN Awards 2012

Check out the entries for World Architecture News (WAN) Awards 2012 Urban Regeneration sector. Including three projects by TCL. Enjoy a read on the WAN website and while you’re there check some of the other submissions out too. Submitted in … Continue reading

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London Olympic Park

London Olympic Parkland 1. An overview: 2. The landmark: Photo:  All rights reserved by McTumshie I managed to find a flattering angle of Anish Kapoor’s ‘ArcelorMittal Orbit’ sculpture and lookout tower, which is certainly a structural engineering feat by Cecil Balmond. Kapoor’s intent … Continue reading

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AILA South Australia State Awards 2011

Victoria Square / Tarndanyangga Urban Regeneration Project – Adelaide, South Australia TCL with Tonkin Zulaikha Greer, Aurecon Group, Bluebottle, Wallbridge & Gilbert, Design Flow, Cundall, BESTEC, Rider Levett Bucknall, Karl Telfer, Peter Emmett, Janet Laurence, Dr David Jones, Sonus, Dryden Crute Design, John Nowland Design, David Lock, HDS Australia, ATS, Cyclopic Energy Award received: AILA SA Landscape Architecture Award of … Continue reading

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A swing in the sky

taken from website: http://www.we-find-wildness.com/2011/02/didier-fiuza-faustino/ If you ever find yourself in the city that never sleeps keep your eyes peeled for this art installation by Didier Faustino. Created out of an old billboard structure this installation was created in 2009. We’d … Continue reading

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Scraper Bikes – California’s Counter-Car Movement

First of all I’d like to credit Lost at E Minor for the article which I stumbled upon which has since led to a crazy search for more information and images. There’s a film about Scraper Bikes called “Scraper Town” … Continue reading

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Urban eye-CANDY

Candy Chang is the extraordinary brains behind a wide range of public art projects that challenge public space through the creative use of graphic design, installation and art. Her latest work entitled “Before I Die” is the transformation of an … Continue reading

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Jan Gehl wants you to “Run MAMA Run!”

Click here to listen to the BBC One Planet podcast from Thursday last week. Episode synopsis: We consider the case of the missing $40bn – the amount of cash being lost from developing countries every year to bribery and corruption, … Continue reading

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