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Simple but complex
(AGM Publishing., 2002-07)
Memorials are often manifested in monuments. Landscape architecture, however, views environments as patterns. Rather than focusing on objects in space, as architecture often relates to landscape, landscape architects endeavor ...
(AGM Publishing., 2000-07)
Bruno Gilmour, a landscape architecture student was introduced to critical regionalism philosophy through a design theory paper at Lincoln University. Bruno realised the potential for critical regionalism to bind his ...
Artscape in the Hearthcote Valley
(AGM Publishing., 2003-09)
The fusion of art and the ecological environmental ethos lies at the heart of Wendy Duggan's 2002 Major Design project at Lincoln University. In an attempt to restore the ecological health of the neglected Christchurch ...
Resuscitating dead space
(AGM Publishing, 2002-09)
The author comments on a student's major design project which focuses on the revitalisation of the Symonds Street Cemetery. Leigh Wilson's design project takes advantage of the unique cultural and physical site characteristic ...
Reclaim: reveal, record – Glenbrook Steel Mill
(Lincoln University., 2008)
The Glenbrook Steel Mill is one of New Zealand’s largest industrial sites currently producing 650,000 tonnes of high grade steel per year, and employing as many as 2500 permanent and temporary staff at any one time. The ...
Challenges for central government urban design policy initiatives (1999-2006) : a Christchurch case study
(Lincoln University, 2006)
For a decade prior to the election of the Labour government in 1999, New Zealand public policy had largely neglected the significance of urban centres. This was despite the fact that over 85% of our population resides in ...
The application of geographical information systems in the planning and design of sustainable neighbourhood development : a dissertation submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the Degree of Masters of Landscape Architecture (Environment Society and Design) at Lincoln University
(Lincoln University, 2003)
The term 'sustainable landscape' is a derivative of the phrase 'sustainable development' which was coined by the World Commission on Environment and Development (the Brundtland Commission) in 1987. Both terms are however ...
Passing time: a phenomenological approach to heritage design
(Lincoln University, 2005)
"It's a debate that's been bubbling among Akaroa's townsfolk for 130 years. Should the 4.9ha Garden of Tane (or the Domain, as it was known until 1986) be allowed to return to natives, or should it be restored, in part at ...
Designing wilderness as a phenomenological landscape: design-directed research within the context of the New Zealand conservation estate
(Lincoln University, 2008)
This research operates at both the meeting of wilderness and landscape, and also landscape architecture and design-directed research. It applies a phenomenological understanding of landscape to the New Zealand conservation ...
Contemporary Landscapes of Contemplation
Review of book by Rebecca Krinke