“Baltimore Water Works” on the Jones Falls wins ASLA student honor award 2011

ParadoXcity studio Baltimore project of Susanne Matthew and Maggie Hansen wins international student design award at ASLA in San Diego.

Baltimore Water Works utilizes the unique resilience of river delta ecosystems to create a hybridized landscape infrastructure that unites ecological health with urban vitality. This adaptive framework, designed for Baltimore’s Jones Falls River corridor, employs the functional river ecology to reinvigorate abandoned and economically depressed areas within the city’s core, and to create a model for stability that allows urban density to both contract and expand.

Published by: paradoXcity

Jorg Sieweke is licensed as landscape architect and urban designer in Berlin. He founded and directs the design-research initiative paradoXcity in 2010. He held professorships at University of Virginia and Visiting professor at RWTH Aachen and HCU Hamburg in Germany. He was fellow at Villa Massimo the German academy in Rome in 2015. His award winning firm challenges convention of practice in landscape architecture to establish its own trajectory of a landscape & urbanism. His PhD reflects the paradigm.

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