The editorial team of JoLA (Journal of Landscape Architecture) conferred for several days at the SPL Studio. A good place for productive future planning of the magazine and exploration of the new open spaces in Berlin.
Traditionally, we started the new year with a white sausage dinner. Afterwards, the documentary "Work without meaning" led us into an exciting discussion. On the second day, we started updating our office manual (QM).
Together with Blumers Architekten, we are pleased to receive the Reinickendorfer Bauherrenpreis 2022 for the new residential complex of the building cooperative Freie Scholle. The jury acknowledged: "The residential buildings and the outdoor facilities follow an integrated overall design that enables a high quality of living."
Together with Winking Froh Architekten, we are pleased to have won 1st place for the Innovation Triangle in Bonn. Special attention was given to "the climate resilient open space planning according to the sponge city principle".
The construction site for the campus the Universtity Medicine Augsburg has started. Many cubic meters of soil have already been moved. The planning is slowly becoming real - the first terrain modeling and paths are recognizable.
Out of print for a long time, now available again: "Open(ing) Spaces – Design as Landscape Architecture" by Hans Loidl and Stefan Bernard, according to anthos "an indispensable tool". In the foreword of the new edition, Stefan explains the history of the origins of "Freiräume(n)” and emphasizes the ongoing topicality of the design. details