Posts Tagged ‘urban revision’

Dallas Observer: Dallas sprouts green city block downtown

By Robert Wilonsky in News You Can Actually Use, Actually ​John Greenan has made it official: He and Brent Brown are going forward with Forwarding Dallas to fill that parking lot behind Dallas City Hall with a self-sustaining building. Says Greenan of his decision to go with the Portuguese architects behind the downtown hillside, “Dallas would be a richer…

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Architectural Record: A New Vision for Dallas

By Tim McKeough If all goes as planned, a self-sustaining, mixed-use project conceived by a team of Portugese architects will be constructed on a city block in Texas. In December, Portugal-based Atelier Data and MOOV were named the winners of Re:Vision Dallas, an international competition put on by the Central Dallas Community Development Corporation (CDCDC),…

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Gloobbi: The American Dream: DALLAS

European architects and Central Dallas CDC are working towards a major renovation of a city hall parking lot, transforming the plot into sustainable urban hillside. Re:Vision-Dallas was name of the competition and 2011 is the year when the winning design in this year’s international design contest, ‘Forwarding Dallas’, will be ready for action. Atelier Data and…

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Ciencia Hoje (Portugal): Do asfalto para o urbanismo eco-amigável / Asphalt urban planning eco-friendly

CienciaHoje in Portugal picked up our “Forwarding Dallas” story from Urban Re:Vision: 2009-11-26 By Marlene Moura Projecto português «Forwarding Dallas» venceu competição internacional O conceito de urbanismo sustentável vai tomando conta das consciências em nome do ambiente e, pouco a pouco, estratégias transversais vão sendo aplicadas no planeamento de construções mundiais. O futuro «Forwarding Dallas»…

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Novate (Russia): Самодостаточный город-холм в Далласе / Self-Sufficient City Hill in Dallas

Самодостаточность – понятие субъективное. Вот как может быть самодостаточным квартал большого города? Оказывается, вполне может. Именно таким должен быть квартал Forwarding Dallas, который должен появиться в городе Даллас через несколько лет. Застройщик Urban Revision со штаб-квартирой в Сан-Франциско и португальская архитектурная фирма Atelier Data and MOOV выиграли конкурс на застройку одного из холмов в черте…

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