The Netherlands

West 8 urban design & landscape architecture b.v.

Nico Koomanskade 1021
3072 LM Rotterdam
The Netherlands

+31 (0) 10 485 5801


West 8 Brussels urban design & landscape architecture bvba

Waaienberg 123
1745 Opwijk

+31 (0) 10 485 5801

United States

West 8 urban design & landscape architecture p.c.

2133 Arch Street, Suite 101
Philadelphia, PA 19103
United States of America

+1 347 371 2252

Season’s Greetings and Best Wishes for 2017

We would like to pay compliments to all of our clients, partners and collaborators.

The year 2016 included many memorable highlights for West 8.

Completed Projects
Governors Island Phase 2: The Hills, New York, US
New Holland, St Petersburg, RU 
British Design Museum landscaping, London, UK 
Tverskaya Street, Moscow, RU
Yongsan Park Masterplan Development, Seoul, KR
Schuykill Yards Masterplan, Philadelphia, US
– Novartis Campus, Shanghai, CN
Silvertown Masterplan, London, UK
Coolsingel Revitalisation Design, Rotterdam, NL

New Projects
Place Gambetta, 1st Prize invited competition, Bordeaux, FR
– Vanke SIOBP Urban Renewal Landscape Design, Shanghai, CN
– Zidell Yards Masterplan, Portland, US
– St James Point, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands
Moss Park, Toronto, CA 
– Lower Yonge Precinct, Toronto, CA
– Strijp T, Eindhoven, NL 
22 Bishopsgate landscaping, London, UK
– Public space vision Kijkduin-Bad, Kijkduin, NL
Riverpoint, Washington DC, US
– Waterstad Middelzee, Leeuwarden, NL
Zhangijang, Shanghai, CN
– Slowlanes Zuid Holland, NL
– Spuifront, Oud-Beijerland, NL
Duke University Sculpture Garden, Durham, US
– Kronsberg, Hannover, DE 
– Health Innovation Centre, Eindhoven, NL
Laak 2B, Vathorst, Amersfoort NL
Lichtenreuth, Nuremberg, DE
– Vander Park Courtyard, Moscow, RU

Under Construction
Main Fountain Garden, Longwood Gardens, Pennsylvania, US
Rio Cali Linear Park, Cali, CO
La Sagrera Linear Park, Barcelona, ES 
– Kremlin Embankment, Moscow, RU
’t Zand, Bruges, BE
West-Kowloon Park, Hong Kong, CN
Park at Essex Crossing, New York, US
Miami Convention Centre, Miami, US
– The Parc du Moulon and Carré des Sciences, Saclay, Paris, FR
Willemspoort, ‘s-Hertogenbosch, NL
Stationsgebied Den Helder, NL
De groene loper – A2, Maastricht, NL
Gasthuiskwartier, Den Bosch, NL

New York Design Gold Award for Governors Island
VII Russian National Award for Landscape Architecture Golden Certificate in category’Best Realised Project of Public Space Design’ for New Holland and ‘Best Realised Object of Environmental Design’ for Playground of New Holland
I premios Arquitectura con Eñe Award for Madrid Rio
The European Centre International Architecture Award in Urban Design for Governors Island Phase 1 Park and Public Space
Arie Keppler Prize for The New Hondsbossche Dunes 
Architectural Precast Association Award of Excellence for Governors Island Park
NRP Gulden Feniks Award 2016 for Fort Bij Vechten
Merit Award from the Consulting Engineers of Ontario for Queens Quay West Revitalization
Honor Award from the PA-DE Chapter of ASLA for Lower Hill Master Plan 
Merit Award from the New York Chapter of ASLA for The Giving Delta Changing Course Design Competition

Harvard Veronica Rudge Green Prize Exhibition, Boston, US
– Hudson Olana Summer House Exhibition, New York, US
– ‘14 Woonvisies‘, HNI, Rotterdam, NL

New Leadership West 8 New York 
In 2016 West 8 was pleased to appoint a new leadership team in the New York Studio. Claire Agre, RLA, Principal-in-Charge and Daniel Vasini, Creative Director bring a total 18 years’ experience at West 8 in New York and Rotterdam. Their combined portfolios reflect the breadth of work executed by West 8, from major parks and public spaces to international design competitions and Academic inquiry studying resilience, landscape narratives, urban design and 21 century culture. Together they lead a talented multi-disciplinary team in West 8’s New York Studio.

We thank you for your support in 2016 and wish you a fruitful 2017!