Smith Cardiovascular Research Building Landscape: Location: San Francisco, California Designers: Andrea Cochran Landscape Architecture Built: 2012 This LEED Gold project consists of a 140,000 sq. ft laboratory research building, a one acre central courtyard, and campus entry plaza. Sustainable principles helped shape the design. Evoking the site's historic salt marsh ecology, the design for the courtyard incorporates native grasses to filter and absorb stormwater runoff. The planting…
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Soaring 1,454 feet above Midtown Manhattan, the Empire State Building is the “World’s Most Famous Office Building.” With new investments in energy-efficiency, building-wide infrastructure upgrades, public areas, and amenities totaling more than $550 million, the grand Art Deco skyscraper continues to attract corporate office tenants in a diverse array of industries from around the world.
A stand of precisely planted ornamental pear trees frames a view of the rolling landscape around Baker Lane, a Sonoma residence that’s also home to an oil-producing olive orchard, vineyard, and organic garden. Landscape design by Andrea Cochran. Photo by Marion Brenner. Featured on www.gardendesign.com.