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ASPECT Studios Welcomes New Shareholders

ASPECT Studios are proud to announce the addition of five new and increased equity shareholders: Ivan Ross (CEO), Stephen Buckle, (Shanghai Studio Director), Tim Conybeare (Adelaide Studio Director), Ian Rooney (Wayfinding Director), Warwick Savvas (Living Architecture Sector Leader). “The new additions reflect ASPECT Studios’ ongoing…

Good Design Awards Has ASPECT Studios Seeing Green + Gold

The winners of Australia’s peak design industry awards, the highest honour for design innovation, was announced yesterday (11th July 2019) at the 61st annual Good Design Awards Ceremony. Australia’s Good Design Awards is the oldest and most prestigious international awards for design and innovation in…

ASPECT Studios Receives Internationally Acclaimed Awards Across Nine Projects

ASPECT Studios are delighted to announce the design practice’s global recognition from industry peers and colleagues during the international award season. The esteemed landscape architecture and urbanism studio located across Australia and Asia, received a total of five award wins from the 2019 International Architecture…

2019 AIA City of Adelaide Prize

ASPECT Studios has received commendation for the City of Adelaide for our design of Pelzer Park/Pityarilla (Park 19) Activity Hub in collaboration with the City of Adelaide and the Office for Design and Architecture South Australia. The City of Adelaide Prize, established by the City…

2019 AIA WA Awards: Multiple Awards Wins for Yagan Square

The Australian Institute of Architects has announced the winners of the 2019 WA Architecture Awards, which honour and celebrate excellence in architecture across the state. We’re incredibly proud that our project Yagan Square, by the Metropolitan Redevelopment Authority, and designed in collaboration with Lyons Architects…

2019 AILA VICTORIA AWARDS

We are incredibly humbled to have received multiple awards at the 2019 AILA Victoria Awards in the categories of: Infrastructure – Award of Excellence – Caulfield to Dandenong Level Crossing Removal Project Play Spaces – Landscape Architecture Awards – Bridge Road Regional Playspace Parks and…

Shanghai Landscape Forum: Sensation.

ASPECT Studios are once again delighted to be involved in the Shanghai Landscape Forum alongside peers including Sasaki, AECOM, SWA and others. The forum itself presenting as an opportunity for globally influential landscape architects to provide insights and drive social and environmental change among our…

MORE THAN A YEAR ON, HAS ‘SKY RAIL’ TURNED SUBURBS INTO GHETTOS?

More than a year after the first train ran along elevated rail lines in Melbourne’s south-eastern corridor, residents say “sky rail” has increased quality of life and added to the vibrancy of local communities, and realtors say fears of a property price plunge have been assuaged. Stretches…

A LESSON ON UNLOCKING THE POTENTIAL OF ELEVATED RAIL: CAULFIELD TO DANDENONG LEVEL CROSSING REMOVAL

Adam Kiekebosch, Infrastructure Director, ASPECT Studios. Melbourne’s Level Crossing Removal Program has been progressively removing level crossings from across Melbourne since 2015. The benefits of grade separated rail in alleviating traffic congestion, improving safety, and increasing the capacity of the train network are obvious and…

ABC GARDENING AUSTRALIA: WILD PLAY

https://youtu.be/kY3JfpkDx6I ABC Gardening Australia: Series 30 | Episode 2 The Ian Potter Children’s Wild Play Garden in Sydney is purpose built for kids to go wild in and explore the wonders of nature – including water sprinklers on a hot day! “A few years ago…

RETROFITTING OF COMMERCIAL ROOFTOPS SHOULD BE GIVEN THE GREEN LIGHT

80 Ann St, Mirvac.   Deb Robbins, Studio Director, ASPECT Studios Proposed changes by Brisbane City Council under Brisbane City Plan that incentivise the inclusion of green rooftops by residential developers have been warmly received by developers. The changes will enable developers to include communal…

We are Carbon Neutral

ASPECT Studios are incredibly proud to be involved in Carbon Neutral’s ‘Plant-A-Tree‘ Carbon Offsets program. The program allows us to minimise our impact on the environment by working with Carbon Neutral to reduce and offset greenhouse gas emissions via the planting of trees in the Yarra…