Land: Italien

Fondazione Benetton Studi e Ricerche

Thilo Folkerts has been appointed part of the scientific committee of the Fondazione Benetton Studi e Ricerche, composed by Luigi Latini, Architect, Iuav University of Venice (Chairman); Giuseppe Barbera, agronomist, University of…

Transfer

The site of the Radicepura Garden Festival is immersed in the vast fields of the plant nurseries. It is also integral part of the landscape between the Etna and the sea; the…

MuSuon

Initiated by the Fondazione Benetton Studi Ricerca, an International workshop on the water system and landscape along the Muson river was held at Spazio Bomben in Treviso in June 2019 …

Apertura II

The project site is part of the visible parts of the extensive underground parking garage ‘Cornelia’ in the Aureliano neighborhood of Rome. The neighborhood, named for the via Aurelia, originally a classic…

Maredolce

At the International workshop Maredolce-La Favara – A New Landscape for Brancaccio, Palermo three interdisciplinary groups were headed by Tessa Mattinei, Thilo Folkerts and Luigi Latini. The group lead by Thilo Folkerts…

Cascata

The project is the mise-en-scène of a staircase (or several staircases) in the urban context of Potenza, a city famed for its innumerable staircases. The installation – a choreography of water –…

On the return of woods

– transcript of video – The forest is not a central task in my work, but it is one of the central elements of the cultural landscape, so I always touch upon…

Villa Massimo

realisierte Projekte im Kontext des Aufenthalts in Rom Who’s in I Who’s out Apertura Irrigazione Giardino Gioiosa

Irrigazione

Irrigazione consists of garden hoses and different system parts for conventional garden watering. Laid out on the steep access ramp, it connects the gallery’s water-tap with a nozzle that sends a water…

Apertura

Der Garten ist ein Anfang (und eine Fortsetzung). Das Projekt beschreibt die Möglichkeit des Gartens im Dazwischen. Eine Buchshecke im Garten soll entfernt werden. Dieses Vorhaben ist Ausgangspunkt eines kleinen Gartenprojektes, welches…

Giardino Gioiosa

The Casa Gioiosa, part of a former prison complex, is becoming the visitor centre of Porto Conte Nature Reserve. The garden concept is about starting a process, whereby successively parts of the…

re-cycle Gorizia

Contemporary design must cope with the need to save resources and reduce soil consumption, answering at the same time to a widespread demand of heritage preservation. Its scope has therefore shifted from…

Tempo (giardini in corsa)

There is an assertion about landscape architecture, which attributes to the profession a pro-found knowledge about time. Landscapearchitects are supposed to know about time because they deal with plants and nature in…

Nine walks

Aspekte der Zeit in der Landschaftsarchitektur von Topotek 1Es gibt die Annahme, dass die Zunft der Landschaftsarchitektur ein tiefes Wissen über Zeit habe. Da sie sich mit Pflanzen und Natur im Allgemeinen…

Topotek 1 Reader

Just What Is It That Makes Today‘s Homes So Different, So Appealing? is the title of the collage that Richard Hamilton showed as a member of the Independent Group at the “This…