Blog articles from December, 2014

  • piazza vecchia

    For a number of years I have been involved with I Maestri del Paesaggio, an international landscape conference organised by Arketipos that takes place in the beautiful Città Alta in…

    • 26th December 2014
  • westminster terrace

    The 180,000 sq ft development consists of 59 luxury duplex apartments looking across Hong Kong Harbour.  The pool deck has been designed as a continuation of the interior design of…

    • 7th December 2014
  • the keys

    We were appointed to provide a full design service for this luxury villa resort set within one of the world’s top golfing destinations. ASD created a distinct landscape and style that…

    • 4th December 2014
  • villa gardens

    The underlying concept is to settle a new contemporary villa into what appears to be a natural landscape.  This includes contoured ground, rock outcrops, swimming lakes and planting.  The intention…

    • 24th November 2014
  • yalta

    • 22nd November 2014
  • lakeside garden

    This contemporary villa sits in a rural setting on a lake near Ekatarinberg and included a private garden and sports complex. Towards the lake a series of water meadows offered…

    • 15th November 2014
  • homantin hillside

    This complex podium landscape for a luxury residential apartment building in Hong Kong featuring a communal garden, penthouse terraces and rooftop pools was completed in 2016. The brief was to create…

    • 11th November 2014
  • italian garden

    The house and garden were in a stunning location in the hills above Portofino with views along the coastline. The client wanted a garden with a comfortable, relaxed atmosphere that…

    • 7th November 2014
  • mediterranean garden

    This impressive new house needed a garden to complement its modernist style and to connect it to the landscape beyond. With qualities reminiscent of the Mies van der Rohe Barcelona…

    • 2nd November 2014
  • genocide memorial garden

    Over a hundred days in 1994 an estimated 500,000–1,000,000 Rwandans were killed in a mass slaughter of Tutsi and moderate Hutu by members of the Hutu majority.   Amounting to 20% of Rwanda’s…

    • 29th October 2014