Category: Landscape Design

Kugel /Gips House

The Kugel Gips House, located in Wellfleet, Massachusetts, on Cape Cod, was designed in 1970 by Charlie Zehnder, an architect who was one of the most prolific modernist architects on the outer Cape, designing homes in the region since the…

Peter Fudge

Modernity in the landscape can sometimes mean sharp lines and controlled edges but there can also be a softness and opportunities for uncontrolled nature.  Highly manicured landscapes often reference the historical gardens of the french 17th century such as designers…

Pubic Interest Design

Public Interest Design Practice Guidebook: Seed Methodology, Case Studies, and Critical Issues is the first book to demonstrate that public interest design has emerged as a viable  profession.  It’s an important field guide not only for the design profession but…

Planterworx

This Corten steel planter was designed by industrial designer Randy Rollner who studied at Parsons before opening a manufacturing business in 1997.  Planterworx uses recycled materials and eco-friendly processes to design their architectural metal products.  Their products are clean-lined and…

Modern Bamboo

Bamboo is categorized as both a species of grass and a species of tree, depending on the location and genus, with over 1400 types identified today.  It can also be one of the fastest growing plants on the earth —…