Season's Greetings and Best Wishes for 2016

12/2015 | Newsletter | West 8 Urban Design & Landscape Architecture

We would like to extend our thanks to all of our clients, partners and collaborators for a busy and rewarding 2015. The year included many memorable highlights for West 8...

Completed Projects
- Engels Plein, Leuven, BE
- Fort Bij Vechten, Bunnik, NL
- Garden of the KWR Institute, Nieuwegein, NL
- The Depoldering of Noordwaard, Noordwaard, NL
- Queens Quay Boulevard, Toronto, CA
- New Hondsbossche Dunes, North Holland, NL

Project Wins
- Brunecker Strasse, Nuremberg, DE
- Houston Botanic Garden, Texas, US
- Jack Layton Ferry Terminal & Harbour Square Park, Toronto, CA
- Lower Yonge Precinct, Toronto, CA
- Moulon Park and Carré des Sciences, Paris-Saclay, FR
- North Shore Open Space Park, Miami Beach, US
- Redevelopment of 't Zand, Bruges, BE
- The Giving Delta - Changing Course Competiton, Lower Mississippi River Delta, US

New Projects
- Eighty Seven Park, Miami Beach, US
- Miami Innovation District, Miami, US
- Old Oak Park, London, UK
- Pittsburgh Lower Hill District, Pittsburgh, US
- Qur’anic Botanic Garden, Doha, QA
- The Revitalization of The Coolsingel, Rotterdam, NL

Under Construction
- Governors Island Phase 2: The Hills, New York, US
- Holland Green Residential Development, London, UK
- Main Fountain Garden, Longwood Gardens, Pennsylvania, US
- Rio Cali Linear Park, Cali, CO
- The New Hondsbossche Dunes, North Holland, NL
- Urban Furniture Kit, Jalisco, MX
- New Holland, St Petersburg, RU
- La Sagrera Linear Park, Barcelona, ES

Awards
- AIA Arizona Chapter Honor Award for Mesa City Center
- ALSA Arizona Chapter Honor Award for Mesa City Center
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ASLA New York Chapter Honor Award for Longwood Gardens Master Plan, Governors Island Phase 1, and Miami Beach SoundScape Park
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CUI Brownie Award - Best Overall Project - Neighbourhood Scale for Queens Quay Boulevard
- De Nederlandse Bouwprijs for Rotterdam Centraal
- Harvard GSD Veronica Rudge Green Prize in Urban Design for Madrid Rio 
- RTV Utrecht Public Prize for Park Pergola, Máximapark
- Royal Institute of Dutch Architects (BNA) Best Building of 2015 for Rotterdam Centraal
- The Dutch Golden Pyramid Award for Kleefse Waard Industrial Park

Exhibitions
- Beijing Design Week 'Next City Living Lab' - Sensitive Landscapes, CN
- Royal Academy of Arts Summer Exhibition 2015 - Accelerating Darwin, London, UK

more information: Season's Greetings and Best Wishes for 2016

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