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Published by Longwood Gardens in July, 2016, you can follow the progress of New Heights: The Fountain Revitalization Project in this timelapse video that shows excavation through planting in Longwood's 5-arce Main Fountain Garden site. The project is set for a grand opening on 27th of May 2017!
more information: Longwood Gardens set to open Main Fountain Garden on May 27, 2017
Since Team West 8 + Snoek & Partners won the competition in 2015, 't Zand Square project has progressed further. Recently, the site is being prepared for the changes to come: mockups of paving materials are being tested and existing trees are being taken away. This largest square in Bruges will be built on top of an upgraded underground parking. West 8 + Snoeck & Partners's design strives to maximize the available space for a multitude of uses. During last season, the team has already made their selection at the nursery for the 81 low maintenance new Lindens which are going to be planted before the summer of 2018.
more information: 't Zand
From the 27th Dec 2016 to 26th Feb 2017, The Ministry of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs holds an 'Yongsan Park Design Model Exhibition' at the War Memorial Hall in Yongsan-gu, Seoul, aiming to gather opinions of the public about the design of Yongsan Park which will become their first national park. A project dedicated website and social media accounts will also be available to introduce all key elements of the masterplan design by West 8 + IROJE and public are welcome to give feedback and express their ideas. Local newspapers reported the event: Yonghap News or Daily News Today - Seoul.