This Beautiful Land

By MMS Consultants | Explore ways landscape architecture adds both beauty and functionality to a sustainable world.

Should You Hire a Landscaper, Landscape Architect or Landscape Designer?

Landscaper<p>This is the easy one. These professionals can plant new trees and shrubbery; remove, modify and replace existing plants and materials, such …

The AIA announces the recipients of the 2017 Young Architects Award

Every year, the American Institute of Architects (AIA) awards a roster of emerging architects the prestigious Young Architects Award, recognizing …

Leadership

New Park, Elizabeth H. Berger Plaza, Will Commemorate Literary Legacy of NYC’s Little Syria

Last week, descendants of the historic downtown neighborhood known as Little Syria, as well as writers, historians, artists, and preservationists, …

A new urban park in Dallas will be 11 times larger than New York’s Central Park

As the saying goes, everything is bigger in Texas, and now that includes the green spaces. Dallas is building a 10,000-acre park along the Trinity River roughly 11 times larger than New York City’s Central Park.<p>Landscape architects Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates (also responsible for New York’s …

Urban Design

What we love about Milton Keynes

To mark its 50th birthday, here are 11 reasons to love Milton Keynes.<p>1. There are waterside delights<p>MK is on the doorstep of the Grand Union canal, whose towpaths are home to waterside pubs and villages including pretty Stoke Bruerne, which has a Canal Museum. Other towns with the Milton Keynes …

Buckinghamshire

Outdoor Living Spaces : Design Ideas and Important Things - KUKUN

In a world of increasing urban cities with skyscrapers, owning an outdoor space is a luxury. You might not appreciate it, but it is. If you are one …

Find Your Green Career in Landscape Architecture

During the first three months of 2015, the Ecotech Institute estimated that 1.2 million jobs would be created in the green building industry.<p>The …

How Landscape Architecture Helps to Integrate Two Monumental Buildings

Article by Irmak Bilir – <b>The National Gallery / ICN DESIGN Landscape Architects, Singapore</b>National Gallery Singapore shows us how to integrate two …

Landscape Architecture

Exhibition surveys work of modernist landscape architect Lawrence Halprin

Parks with terraced fountains and chunky concrete formations are among works by American landscape architect Lawrence Halprin featured in a show at …

Urban Design

2016 National Landscape Architecture Awards: Award for Infrastructure

Jury comment<p>Integrating ecology, play, stakeholder management, engineering and sustainable water management requirements within an existing and …

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Houses

14 ideas for a beautiful and stylish entrance

After admiring the beauty of the main facade of our house, the next space that welcomes guests is the threshold, the space that greets us as we get …

Landscaping

12 modern gardens that will make you sigh with pleasure

We all love having a beautiful garden at home as it is practical and gives us our own small piece of nature in the urban world of South African …

What Happens When You Combine Landscape Design With a High-Tech Facility?

Article by Kamil Rawski – A review of the Max IV Radiation Centre landscape by Snøhetta, in Lund, Sweden Lund is a city in the province of Scania, …

Landscaping