CLIMATE-FRIENDLY REDESIGN OF THE LIEBENSTEINER PROMENADE
29.06.2023 from 2 to 6 pm, Liebensteiner Promenade, at the former fountain
New participation process started: Citizens are invited to participate in the process of collecting ideas for the redesign of the northern part of the Liebensteiner Promenade. In cooperation with the commissioned landscape architecture firm LA.BAR, the district intends to actively incorporate citizens' suggestions into the planning process and thereby create a collective vision for the future of this important footpath connection.
A COMMENTARY BY EIKE RICHTER
LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE MUST BECOME THE MASTER PLANNING OF THE FUTURE
Garten + Landschaft, Living in the City
April 2023 issue, Verlag Georg D.W. Callwey GmbH&Co.KG, pp. 48-51.
Let landscape architecture become the 'master planning' of the future, making a decisive contribution to enabling good, healthy, climate-friendly, but also affordable 'living in the city'!
Climate, sustainability, security, energy - we live in a time of multiple crises. And in addition, there is a crisis of housing. How can architects and planners contribute to solving these challenges? And which responsibility does landscape architecture have in the context of housing in the city? Landscape architect Eike Richter explores these questions and more.
A CONVERSATION WITH EIKE RICHTER & LIOBA LISSNER
COMMUNICATING THE VALUE OF OUR OPEN SPACES
Garten + Landschaft, Living in the City
April 2023 issue, Georg D.W. Callwey GmbH&Co.KG publishing house, pp. 52-56
Affordable housing construction - some landscape architects may think of poor quality and poorly equipped open spaces. How landscape architecture can contribute to affordable housing was the subject of a discussion between Lioba Lissner, hochC, and Eike Richter, LA.BAR.
2ND PRICE FOR LA.BAR IN THE COMPETITION BIG APPLE ERLANGEN
In cooperation with GKKS Gössler Kinz Kerber Schippmann Architekten PartG mbB, LA.BAR was awarded 2nd prize in the Big Apple Erlangen competition.
3RD PRICE FOR LA.BAR IN THE COMPETITION FOR THE NEW BUILDING OF THE GÜTERBAHNHOF GRAMMAR SCHOOL IN OFFENBACH AM MAIN
In collaboration with LANKES KOENGETER Architekten GmbH, LA.BAR was awarded 3rd prize in the competition for the
New Gymnasium Güterbahnhof Offenbach am Main.
THE CLIMATE-NEUTRAL AND CLIMATE-RESILIENT CITY: AN INTRODUCTORY LECTURE BY EIKE RICHTER, URANIA BERLIN, 22.09.2022, 7.30 PM
Among the manifold consequences of the climate crisis, the increasing health burdens for Berlin's residents and guests are existential. To increase climate resilience, short-term adjustment measures are urgently needed to make the landscape and the city more adaptable and resilient, at least in the medium term.
Together with experts from politics, administration and planning, realistic steps and concrete projects will be discussed in order to make Berlin climate-proof and thereby further develop it as a livable city.
RECOGNITION FOR LA.BAR IN THE COMPETITION NEW CONSTRUCTION OF THE EMMERTHAL SCHOOL CENTER
In cooperation with LANKES KOENGETER Architekten GmbH, LA.BAR received a commendation in the competition New construction of the Emmerthal school center.
TRAINING SEMINAR SUSTAINABLE CONSTRUCTION OF OUTDOOR FACILITIES WITH EIKE RICHTER
While the public perception of sustainable construction has focused on building construction projects and their optimisation, the discussion on climate and sustainability in recent years has increasingly focused on urban and open space planning issues. Eike Richter is the speaker for the online seminar Sustainable construction of open spaces on Tuesday, 05.07.2022, 09:30 - 17:00.
LOCAL AREA BREMER STRASSE - CLIMATE-ADAPTED UPGRADING OF THE GREEN AREA IN BREMER STRASSE 37
Together with the residents, the targets for the green space at Bremer Straße 37, 10115 Berlin-Moabit were defined in a multi-stage participation process and presented on the occasion of the Urban Development Day on 14 May 2022. The green area should become a pleasant place to spend time again; residents should find various seating options, play and sports facilities, but also a rich planting with educational value. On the left, Violetta Zilbersher (LA.BAR) and politician Hanna Steinmüller (Bündnis 90/Die Grünen) in discussion.
RECOGNITION FOR LA.BAR IN THE COMPETITION HELDMANSKAMP SCHOOL CENTRE - EXTENSION OF THE LEMGO SECONDARY SCHOOL
LA.BAR, in collaboration with the architects Gössler Kinz Kerber Schippmann, received a commendation in the competition School Centre Heldmanskamp - Extension of the Lemgo Secondary School.
ICONS OF THE NINETIES - QUESTIONS TO THE PROFESSION
In January 2022, the title of the trade magazine Garten + Landschaft is "Icons of the 90s". Under the heading "Back to the Future", among others, Eike Richter is interviewed as a contemporary witness about his experiences.
LA.BAR PRACTICE PARTNER IN THE DBU RESEARCH PROJECT EVALUATION SYSTEM FOR SUSTAINABLE OPEN-AIR FACILITIES
LA.BAR is a practical partner in the research project 'Evaluation System for Sustainable Open Spaces', which was initiated by the FLL and the Ostwestfalen-Lippe University of Applied Sciences (headed by Prof. Hendrik Laue) and can be realised with subsidies from the Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt (DBU). The research project will run until July 2023. LA.BAR's task here, in cooperation with the City of Leipzig (Amt für Stadtgrün und Gewässer) as another practise partner, is to carry out an initial application of the sustainability assessment profiles developed from the FLL guideline 'Sustainability of Open Spaces'. For this purpose, two open spaces in Leipzig, such as the Parkbogen Ost, are being examined as sustainability pilot projects.
PODCAST ON COMMITMENT TO LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE AND SUSTAINABILITY WITH EIKE RICHTER
Thanks to our bdla partner office hochC, Eike Richter was interviewed for a podcast on his commitment to landscape architecture and sustainability. As part of the series 'Let's talk Landscape', under the title 'Representing Landscape Architecture', he commented on his commitment as chairman of the Berlin-Brandenburg regional group of the Association of German Landscape Architects and as developer of the rating system for sustainable building (BNB-Outdoor facilities).
COURSE: RATING SYSTEM SUSTAINABLE BUILDING (BNB) FOR OUTDOOR FACILITIES
Online presentation course at the Berlin Chamber of Architects, starting in April 2021:
As part of a training course, the contents of the NBB_AA assessment system will be presented in a practice-oriented manner. In addition to teaching the basics of the assessment system and how to implement the system in the planning and construction processes of public building administrations, the course aims to vividly convey the holistic planning idea underlying the topic of sustainability.
ANOTHER COORDINATOR FOR SUSTAINABLE BUILDING
LA.BAR ARE NOW SUSTAINABILITY COORDINATORS
EXTENSION BUILDING OF ZEPERNICK PRIMARY SCHOOL RECEIVES THE BRANDENBURG SPECIAL AWARD FOR BUILDING CULTURE 2019
In cooperation with ARGE Renner Architekten/Bollinger + Fehlig Architekten Berlin and IBRF GmbH, LA.BAR Landschaftsarchitekten received the special prize as part of the Brandenburg Building Culture Award 2019 for the new extension of Zepernick primary school on 26.10.2019.
SEMINAR GREEN ARCHITECTURE - ROOF AND FASSADE GREENING
Eike Richter is once again holding the training seminar 'Green Architecture - Green Roofs and Facades' in cooperation with Prof. Dr. Nicole Pfoser on 07.05.2019. The organiser of the seminar, which is taking place in Gelsenkirchen, is the Academy of the NRW Chamber of Architects.
Detailed information and the opportunity to register can be found under the following link:
INVITATION TO THE SEMINAR