Award of Excellence for Public Spaces Qianhai - LOLA
Award of Excellence for Public Spaces Qianhai
16 October 2020
LOLA Landscape Architects, TALLER and Land+Civilization Compositions receive the 2020 AAPME Award of Excellence for the new biotope design for the Qianhai Cooperation Zone public space.
With the Award of Excellence IFLA recognizes projects that have successfully promoted climate change adaptation, responsible practices, and the pursuit of joint efforts to address the issue of resilience building.
According to the judges the award is received for the ‘Outstanding portrayal of landscape in a multi-faceted way, with vertical layering of transportation networks to address mobility and creation of new resilient ecologies. Landscape architecture shines as a discipline that integrates the site.’
The Evoluon is one of the best-known Dutch icons of modernist techno-optimism. The Eindhoven municipality commissioned LOLA to study the potential transformation of the Evoluon Park, to reconnect it to the, to double its size by merging it with the adjacent Oppenheimer Park, and to add complementary built program.… More
Galp Energia’s former Matosinhos refinery will turn into a green and innovative eco-district with housing, a university campus, a large park, and various facilities. Galp launched an international design competition for this large-scale transformation with MVRDV, OODA and LOLA as the winning team.… More
LOLA joins Merwede
LOLA Landscape Architects has been selected to join the areal development Merwede in Utrecht. Merwede will be a highly urban, car-free district. Focusing on the public space as Merwede biotope, we aim to design plenty of green space for biodiversity, sustainable living and relaxation in an attractive environment.… More