roof garden

Major International Landscape Architecture Prize Named After Vancouver's Cornelia Hahn Oberlander

Major International Landscape Architecture Prize Named After Vancouver's Cornelia Hahn Oberlander

In Vancouver, her projects include the Museum of Anthropology at UBC, Robson Square, and the rooftop garden at the Vancouver Public Library Central Branch.

Making a Sustainable Impact with Rooftop Gardens

Making a Sustainable Impact with Rooftop Gardens

Rooftop gardens are an eco-friendly solution to reducing energy consumption. Green roofs provide natural insulation, improve air quality and reduce pollution.

Houston Museum Features Sloping, Walkable Green Roof

Houston Museum Features Sloping, Walkable Green Roof

The alternating concrete and glass panels create a porosity between indoors and out, and the gathering spaces—including the building’s walkable, sloping roof—provide a civic experience for students and the public alike, with spectacular views of the neighborhood and the city skyline.

King's College Hospital Is Planning Roof Garden for Patients on Life-Support

King's College Hospital Is Planning Roof Garden for Patients on Life-Support

King’s College Hospital is raising £1.6 million for a new roof garden which will even be open to patients on life-support.

Patients at a Bristol Hospital to be Served up Dinners Using Herbs Grown on the Building's Roof

Patients at a Bristol Hospital to be Served up Dinners Using Herbs Grown on the Building's Roof

Southmead Hospital is taking the idea of homegrown to another level - by growing herbs to be used in patient and staff meals on its roof