London Legacy Development Corporation's regeneration of east London at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park is one of the most ambitious urban renewal programmes in Europe. It forms the legacy of the hugely-admired London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Organized by the Van Alen Institute, Future Ground is a design competition inviting multidisciplinary teams to generate flexible design and policy strategies to reuse vacant land in New Orleans, transforming abandoned landscapes into resources for the current and future city.
The Landscape Architecture Legacy of Dan Kiley, on view at the National Building Museum from February 8 through May 18, 2014, will showcase a selection of newly commissioned photographs of projects by Dan Kiley, one of the most important and influential Modernist landscape architects of the 20th century.
The fifth SLANT competition is now open for entries. The competition seeks entries for a public space/park which will be designed to incorporate, in part or in whole, the concept of "Transition" and contestants will be free to interpret this concept as they please.
Eight international candidates have been selected for the second phase of the international competition to design two national public art memorial sites to commemorate the 2011 terror attacks in Oslo and on the island of Utøya.
The 2014 ENYA Ideas Competition is now open for entries. The QueensWay Connection: Elevating the Public Realm supports Friends of the Queensway and Trust for Public Land in their efforts to transform an abandoned rail right-of-way into a greenway that serves diverse neighborhoods in central and southern Queens.
Composite Landscapes: Photomontage and Landscape Architecture is Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum's first landscape architecture focused exhibition presenting works from influential contemporary artists and a dozen leading landscape architects to examine one of landscape architecture's most recognizable representational forms, the montage view.