New cultural landmark planned for Shanghai

Snøhetta has won an international design competition with their vision for the Shanghai Grand Opera House. They will serve as the architects, landscape architects, interior and graphic designers on the project, in conjunction with Shanghai architects ECADI.

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Jessica Watson
Ordinary and outstanding - the importance of all "outstanding landscapes"

Outstanding Natural Landscape is an important concept in the Resource Management Act, 1991, and is recognised as a matter of national importance. The current form of the act however still leaves unresolved the question of how to recognise and manage landscapes that may be outstanding without meeting the criterion of being natural.

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