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26 Jun 2015
Bánffy castle and park as scene for events
Bánffy castle, Bonțida, Romania
Maria Bostenaru, 2015 / CC BY
This weekend the Bánnfy castle in Bonțida, near Cluj-Napoca, is scene of the Electric Castle festival, which brought this kind of festival from closed spaces into the open. End of August, th
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23 Jun 2015
In praise of floodplains
Brashlen ecological reconstruction
Diana Alexandra Popovici (Gheorghe) / CC BY
The New Europe College in Bucharest had a conference on the heritage of water (From Riverbed to Seashore) followed by a workshop on floods, dams and dikes in modern times, the latter simultaneously wi
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21 Jun 2015
The Danube landscape of Braila
Braila riverfront
Maria Bostenaru, 2013 / CC BY
Recently EEA grants in the filed of "Promotion of Diversity in Culture and Arts within European Cultural Heritage" have been awarded to study Braila as a shrinking city. Before, funds were availabe as
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04 Jun 2015
Regeneration of the historical centre of Campulung
Kretzulescu park, Campulung Muscel
Maria Bostenaru, 2015 / CC BY
A structural funds project is in execution for restoration of the public park "Merci", the park of the former bathes in Campulung (to be transformed in research centre for traditional architecture) an
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03 Jun 2015
New website: colentina.org
The objective of the new website is to keep up a collaborative discourse on the future of the Colentina Lakes Chain which may eventually lead to the formation of a stable organisation or association
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03 Jun 2015
Landscape setting for landscape workshops
Vasile Golescu studied landscape related disciplines in France, and built a villa with an exquisite garden in the foreland of the Carpathian mountains in Romania about 100 years ago. Few years ago bot
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30 May 2015
50 years I.O.R. park in Bucharest
I.O.R. park (also known as Alexandru Ioan Cuza park or Titan park) is one of the significant parks from the Socialist time in Bucharest. Designing the park started 1965 and it was finished 1970. The p
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28 May 2015
LE:NOTRE Institute eLectures in June
Upcoming LE:NOTRE Institute eLectures will be held online on June 1st, 8th and 15th!

27 May 2015
The European Capital of Culture – 30th anniversary
This year the European Capital of Culture celebrates its 30th anniversary with the 2015 capitals Mons in Belgium, and Pilsen in Czech Republic, while the 2019 capitals have just been announced.
18 May 2015
One Afsluitdijk | many stories
Major dutch dam 'Afsluitdijk' will be turned into a rich and endless source of stories relating to safety, ecology, sustainability and experience.
15 May 2015
Celebrating Hungarian Landscape Architecture
For two days earlier this month, Budapest was buzzing with an international landscape architecture crowd viewing 150 linear meters of the best of Hungarian and other Central European landscape archite
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15 May 2015
Online Documentation of the LE:NOTRE Student Competition
The first LE:NOTRE Institute student competition aimed to support integrated approaches to the urban and peri-urban landscape. Multidisciplinary student teams elaborated planning and design proposals
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15 May 2015
Park and cultural activities as extension to shopping
Open air public spaces are more and more replaced by malls in Romania. In this view, Palas mall Iasi is a happy exception, where the developer chose to create a park around one of the monuments in cen
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14 May 2015
English Champagne?
Global warming is changing the landscape of the United Kindom.
14 May 2015
Iasi, another candidate for European capital of culture 2021
The national poet of Romania, Eminescu, lived in this part of the country, and the lyrics illustrated communion with nature. While candidating as European capital of culture along with Cluj and Buchar
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11 May 2015
Land Art Bienal - BLA-2015
Ars longa, vita brevis
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