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30 Apr 2021
Winners announced: Thamesmead Waterfront Vision and Strategic Masterplan competition
Working together in a collaborative team led by Prior + Partners and ARUP, West 8, together with Alison Brooks Architects, Turner Works and...
23 Apr 2021
Houston Botanic Gardens finalist in two Houston Buisness Journal Awards!
We are delighted to announce that West 8’s Houston Botanic Garden has been listed as a finalist in two Houston Buisness Journal...
10 Apr 2021
Rotterdam’s New Coolsingel completed by West 8
Today, the reinvigorated public realm designed by West 8 emphasizes the visitor experience. Three lanes of vehicular traffic are situated...
09 Apr 2021
Culinary Garden at Houston Botanic Garden now open!
Visitors are now able to visit the Culinary Garden, where three, stunning water-walls made from hand-made ceramic tiles wrap around a long...
12 Mar 2021
Parliament Slip, a new vision on the Toronto Waterfront
West 8 + DTAH in a joint venture have worked with Waterfront Toronto to develop an exciting vision for Parliament Slip that could transform...
08 Mar 2021
International Women’s day, a tribute
Today, on International Women’s Day, we pay homage to the extraordinary achievements of the women in our office. These 12 recent...
05 Mar 2021
West 8 Winterscapes – Vathorst & Máximapark
Vathorst & Máximapark – two West 8 classics. We are immensely proud to see these projects continuing to foster and mature every...
19 Feb 2021
Place Gambetta opens to the public
West 8 is delighted to announce the opening of the redesigned Place Gambetta in Bordeaux, France. West 8, together with Landscape Architect...
25 Jan 2021
Climate Adaptation Summit & West 8
We are proud that The Netherlands is hosting the international online Climate Adaptation Summit this week and wholeheartedly support its...
21 Jan 2021
Edzo Bindels: new supervisor of Zaandam city centre
West 8 director Edzo Bindels has been appointed as supervisor of the central area of the city of Zaandam (MAAK.CentrumZaanstad)....
11 Jan 2021
West 8 finalist in Parc de l’Esplanade de la Defense competition in Paris.
West 8 made it to the final stages of an international competition to design the Parc de l’Esplanade de la Defense in Paris....
04 Dec 2020
Houston Botanic Gardens receives editor’s pick in Architect’s Newspaper Best of Design Awards
We are delighted to announce that West 8 has won an Editors Pick in the Architects Newspaper’s Best of Design Awards in the Landscape...
02 Dec 2020
Black Lives Matter Update – Fall 2020
As 2020 comes to a close, West 8 is taking some time to reflect on the year that has gone by. There was much work to be done –...
27 Nov 2020
Daniel Vasini at New Amsterdam History Center: Fighting the Flood
Daniel Vasini, Creative Director of West 8 New York, will present West 8’s work on Governors Island at an online lecture, hosted on...
13 Nov 2020
West 8’s De Nieuwe Kern wins ARC Award for Urban Design
De Nieuwe Kern has been bestowed with the ARC Urban Design Award from De Architect, the leading Dutch architecture media platform. The...
18 Sep 2020
Houston Botanic Garden opens to the public
The Houston Botanic Garden is now open. The first phase of the 132-acre masterplan has transformed an island in the Sims Bayou into an...
03 Sep 2020
Xinhua Waterfront Longlisted for 2020 Dezeen Awards
West 8 is pleased to announce that Xinhua Waterfront Park has been longlisted for the 2020 Dezeen Awards. Xinhua Waterfront Park is a 1.9...
03 Sep 2020
Adriaan Geuze at the Berlage Institute: Dutch landscape for the twenty-first century
On September 3rd, 18.30 CEST, Adriaan Geuze will kick off this academic year’s lecture series at the Berlage Institute in Delft, with...
31 Jul 2020
Boijmans Ahoy Drive-Thru Museum
West 8 has aided with the creation of the ‘Boijmans Ahoy’, an experimental drive-through exhibition showing 50 world-class art...
23 Jul 2020
Black Lives Matter! – June 2020
West 8 strongly stands by the Black Lives Matter movement and we believe, unequivocally, that there is zero room for any form of racism or...
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