Jon Hazelwood writes for UK Landscape Institute journal
Jon Hazelwood, Head of Landscape Architecture for HASSELL in the United Kingdom, discusses the highs and lows of building a new practice in a new market and the joys of design competitions in two articles in the latest issue of Landscape, the journal of the UK Landscape Institute.
HASSELL has had success in a series of major design competitions since it opened for business in the UK in 2011, and are working on a number of projects in the UK, Europe and the Middle East.
In the latest milestone, HASSELL was one of eight practices appointed to the London Legacy Development Corporation specialist panel of Landscape Architects. The eight companies will be invited to work on a range of projects, post Olympics, including the design of a new canal side park and landscape design guidelines for new neighbourhoods around Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
HASSELL has studios in London and Cardiff and 12 others in Australia, China and Asia.
—Read more articles for June 2012
Fit-out for a king
Stores packed tightly with merchandise are yesterday’s news - even if the prices are low. The driving principle behind modern shop design is generosity, says Scott Walker, Head of Interior Design at HASSELL
Sydney's urban future
Young HASSELL designer William Chan spoke to The Urban Times about Sydney's urban future
Spotlight on Cassandra Chilton
HASSELL Senior Associate Cassandra Chilton was profiled in the AILA Victoria winter newsletter
Aussies at WAF
Jan Henderson reports from Singapore at the World Architecture Festival and Inside, the World Festival of Interiors, 2013. In this report, Jan interviews Head of Interior Design at HASSELL, Scott Walker
Going above and beyond in Melbourne
World Architecture News takes an in-depth look at the Burnley Living Roofs project at the University of Melbourne Burnley Campus
Palm Island on IndesignLiveAsia
The Palm Island project takes its inspiration from the unique geography of Chongqing where the Yangtze River and Jialing River converge into one
Open plan offices - the pros and cons
Steve Coster, Head of Knowledge and Sustainability at HASSELL, discusses the pros and cons of open plan offices
Designing for integrated education and research
How HASSELL designs for integrated education and research
HASSELL and Arup have developed a concept that sits lightly within the spectacular new site, using a design strategy of minimal disturbance to preserve the area's natural beauty. The team was inspired by the beauty of the Georgian landscape to create a scheme that works in harmony with the environment, respects the animals that will inhabit it and allows people to observe them in a space akin to their natural habitatTbilisi Zoo Concept PlanRead more
Point King Residence is designed to bring family and friends together in a beach setting, while allowing the owners to rest and relax in privacy. The planning approach divided the house into three zones – shared, private and living.Point King ResidenceRead more
The Global Change Institute is a $32 million building designed by HASSELL which meets the world's most advanced levels of sustainability. The building demonstrates sustainable technological research and pilots innovative sustainable building solutions. The building has been designed to work with the natural environment and will operate as a zero-energy and carbon neutral workplace.University of Queensland Global Change InstituteRead more