#Sunken #watergarden in the middle of the #Barbican development, London opened 1982. The Barbican Centre is a performing arts centre in the City of #London and the largest of its kind in Europe. The Centre hosts classical and contemporary music concerts, theatre performances, film screenings and art exhibitions. It also houses a library, three restaurants, and a conservatory .Source: https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/600x315/27/5e/5a/275e5a7d0f5e09bb0bcbb93390f4c189.jpg
Stonescape by Kengo Kuma. Cascading stone strata formed a series of undulating curves around the room. Pools of water formed at some of the lowest levels, while others contained clusters of bamboo trees planted in gravel.
Chris Reed shares work from a Harvard GSD landscape architecture studio that considers how productive ecologies drive the development of urban form and uses Jamaica Bay as a case study for exploring the opportunities of richly fluid territories.