The arrival experience was enhanced with gateways that are authentic to Purdue University’s history and ethos.
Integrating historic materials with contemporary detailing, the renovation of this 55-year-old building will create a unique gateway experience where the historic and modern styles of campus intersect.
The landscape design incorporates four major elements: defining a pedestrian connection, developing safe crossings, protecting an environmentally sensitive area, and establishing clear entry gates.
Two new academic wings provide classrooms and courtyards with improved daylighting and complement the scale of the area’s Renaissance Revival style architecture.
Lafayette’s quad area was transformed by reinforcing the pedestrian-oriented nature of the campus and by inserting landscapes which respond to the College’s history and architectural context.
This 12.2-acre brownfield was transformed into a conservation demonstration park, featuring bird and insect habitats, a rec pier, and a trail network.
Reimagined as an ecologically restorative landscape, this campus revitalization sets a precedent for waterfront development in urban sites in the face of sea level rise.
JHU APL’s new open space incorporates stormwater management into a dining terrace, Central Green, and a series of intimate spaces for meetings.
Ayers Saint Gross’ landscape master plan and implementation highlights sustainability and strikes a balance between vehicular demands and creating a high-quality environment for pedestrians.
Ayers Saint Gross reintegrated the north quad through improvements to the landscape and hardscape with pedestrian paths and a tree preservation plan.
The new urban landscape includes better sidewalks, new trees and streetlights, and plantings in bioretention areas that makes the block and the city pedestrian-friendly, safe, and more beautiful.