Articles and researches

October 13, 2020

An award-winning forest tops the world’s first publicly accessible art depot

The Depot Boijmans Van Beuningen, the first publicly accessible art depot in the world, has just completed construction in Rotterdam’s Museumpark. Designed by MVRDV, the bowl-shaped […]
October 13, 2020

ZHA’s sculptural “urban oasis” in Hong Kong to be LEED Platinum

At the heart of Hong Kong’s central business district, the 36-story Murray Road project designed by Zaha Hadid Architects has broken ground — and its energy-efficient design has […]
October 12, 2020

New York City’s street trees have unique stories to tell

It’s been called a concrete jungle, but New York City is covered in trees. There are almost 700,000 street trees surrounded by the ultra-urban environment of […]
October 12, 2020

New WWF report says plant-based diets could help conserve and restore nature

On Friday, October 9, the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) released a report detailing how the world can meet the nutritional needs of everybody without destroying our […]
October 12, 2020

UK plans to be powered entirely by offshore wind turbines by 2030

U.K. prime minister Boris Johnson has affirmed government plans to ensure that the entire country is powered by offshore wind energy by 2030. Speaking at a […]
October 12, 2020

West 8 and Studio 44 win Tuchkov Buyan Park competition in St. Petersburg

Rotterdam-based West 8 and Saint Petersburg-based Studio 44 have won an international competition with their design for the Tuchkov Buyan Park, a new proposed waterfront park […]
October 12, 2020

Simple, sustainable DIY Halloween decor

Fall has arrived, and the holiday season is right around the corner, making for the perfect time to get creative with Mission Fall Decor 2020. While […]
October 9, 2020

DPG Media’s HQ to become one of the world’s largest wooden-hybrid offices

DELVA landscape architecture / urbanism and Team V Architecture have unveiled designs for DPG Media’s new Dutch head office — a sustainability-focused, 46,000-square-meter building that will […]