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Capitol Singapore wins 2016 Architectural Heritage Award

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Capitol Singapore, a $1.1 billion mixed-use redevelopment of a heritage site in downtown Singapore, has won a prestigious 2016 Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) Architectural Heritage Award. Grant Associates was responsible for all the landscape and public realm design for the landmark scheme. The URA presented the award in recognition of Capitol Singapore’s exceptional heritage building…

13/12/16 -

Sir David Attenborough applauds Bath designed Supertrees in Planet Earth 2

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Sir David Attenborough has applauded Singapore’s Supertrees, which were designed by Bath-based and award winning landscape architect Grant Associates, in the final episode of the hit BBC documentary Planet Earth 2. Attenborough cited the Supertree Grove in Singapore’s nature park Gardens by the Bay as ‘perhaps the most spectacular example of city greening’, while praising…

05/12/16 -

Andrew Grant appointed as judge for inaugural World Landscape Architecture Awards

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Andrew Grant, founder and director at Grant Associates, will be on the jury for the inaugural 2017 World Landscape Architecture (WLA) Awards. The annual award programme launched by World Landscape Architecture aims to recognise outstanding and innovative work by landscape architects and students across the globe. Andrew Grant is one of five internationally renowned landscape…

31/10/16 -

Andrew Grant contributes to new Urban Planet book about global urbanisation

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A collection of articles about global urbanisation authored by a diverse range of world renowned experts including Grant Associates’ founder Andrew Grant is to be published in early 2017 by Cambridge University Press. Urban Planet will bring together intellectuals from disciplines including sociology, political science, ecology, evolutionary biology and economics to explore the scale and…

12/10/16 -

Singapore’s new Funan complex to feature designs by Grant Associates

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Funan, one of Singapore’s best known shopping malls for electronic goods, is to be redeveloped as an ‘experiential creative hub’ featuring a multi-level landscape strategy designed by Grant Associates. The redevelopment of the 31-year-old complex follows owner CapitaLand’s decision to reposition the site as a lifestyle destination. Covering 887,000 sq ft, the mixed-use building will…

04/10/16 -

Grant Associates lends support to National Brain Appeal with artworks

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Grant Associates is lending support to the National Brain Appeal with contributions of artwork to a fundraising art exhibition at London’s gallery@oxo, Oxo Tower Wharf, on 6-9 October 2016. The exhibition is called ‘A Letter in Mind’ and involves a broad group of artists from a range of disciplines, from portraiture to architecture, who have…

22/07/16 -

Trafalgar Place shortlisted for 2016 RIBA Stirling Award

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A residential scheme in London featuring a landscape concept by Grant Associates has been shortlisted for the 2016 RIBA Stirling Award. Trafalgar Place, designed by dRMM Architects, forms the first part of a £1.5bn regeneration scheme of the former Heygate Estate at Elephant & Castle by developer Lend Lease in partnership with Southwark Council. The…

09/06/16 -

Forest of Imagination grows to new heights with 10,000+ visitors

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Contemporary arts event in and around Bath Abbey supported by Grant Associates welcomes over 10,000 visitors during its third year. Forest of Imagination has bloomed to enjoy its most successful year to date after attracting an estimated 10,000+ visitors to its fantastical forests, outdoor galleries and creative workshops. The brainchild of a collaborative team of…