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Urban Design Video

Urban Design Video

The challenge with planning codes is that they attempt to use words and sketch diagrams to communicate a feeling and style for urban areas. They are also very generic and unable to accomodate the specific and local feel of places. To address this in Leederville,...

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Inadvertent design for Slow Living???

Inadvertent design for Slow Living???

The Slow Movement, which we at Ferart Design strongly support, has been around since the 1980's when Carlo Petrini's protested against the opening of a McDonald's restaurant in Piazza di Spagna, Rome. This drew attention to what we loose...

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Repurposing Public Art 2

Repurposing Public Art 2

And here is another fantastic example of repurposing public art - from Barcelona.  The outside the Museum of Contemporary Art is a large modernist courtyard and lumpy sculpture.  In the crowded streets of Barcelona there are not many spaces available for...

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Repurposing Public Art

Repurposing Public Art

Public art is installed to capture the wider vision of how the city (usually) fathers want to portray themselves to the world or capture a particular zeitgeist in physical form. This public art ranges from the heroic and military thru to the abstract and...

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WGV wins Awards

WGV wins Awards

Between 2014 and 2016 Ferart Design assisted Landcorp implement the One Planet sustainability framework for its WGV development in White Gum Valley. This was recognised through awards in 2016 and 2017 by the Urban Development Institute of...

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