Practice | Historian Matthew Higgins looks at the uses of some native plants by Indigenous and European Australians before the declaration of parks and reserves from the mid-20th century onwards.
Review | These ten projects represent the formation of the landscape architecture profession at a time when its identity was tested but a wave of practitioners was propelled into the new millennium.
Practice | The vast concrete seawalls and breakwaters being built by the Japanese government in response to the 2011 tsunami will have major implications for the social, economic and environmental sustainability of many traditional fishing villages.
Review | Nicole Kalms introduces her new book, Hypersexual City: The Provocation of Soft-Core Urbanism.
Review | Michael Wright and Catherine Rush visit a spectacular high-altitude, dry-climate garden in the south-west of the USA.
News | The City of Sydney has awarded Danish architect and urban designer Jan Gehl the key to the city.
Review | Catherin Bull reviews Jillian Walliss and Heike Rahmann’s recent book, Landscape Architecture and Digital Technologies: Re-conceptualising Design and Making.
Practice | As appropriate sites for brownfield development begin to dry up, attention is turning toward the replacement or renewal of older apartment blocks.
News | LA+ journal has launched a $10,000 international ideas competition to design a hypothetical island.
News | The CSIRO has partnered with developer Celestino to establish its first operational Urban Living Lab in Sydney, where it will design and test urban development concepts.