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PROLOGUE

07 / GO DOWN TO KEW...
/ PLANT ARCHITECT PROJECT

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THIS STREETSIDE PARK , founded so long ago as a "place of innocent

amusement", sits on what is, today, one of the most important east-west
commercial streets in Toronto. Yet with this remarkable renewal, Kew
Gardens has once again become a calming gateway to Lake Ontario from
Queen Street - a place that is part park, part plaza. Indeed, the welcoming
gesture made by the new gateway screen inscribed with the historic, parkdefining raison d'etre, issues a charming invitation to busy pedestrians to
pause and rest awhile.
Since the park's founding 139 years ago, the interior had been much used,
but because the street met the park edge abruptly, the City of Toronto
and the local BIA commissioned PLANT Architect Inc. to create a new
streetscape for the park. Rather than just treating the edge, PLANT
created a new public realm zone by intertwining new elements with
existing one. Seating is shaded by new Red Oak and Freeman Maple as well
as existing Maples given new life in granular paved areas to improve root
growth and irrigation. Around the historic cenotaph, a meeting area with
intimate seating can accommodate over 1000 people for the Remembrance
Day ceremony.
The detailing and materials are beautiful. Imagery for the screen was drawn
from Victorian wallpaper in a nod to the bandshell's chinoiserie three-tiered
roof. The work elevates the street experience, forging new connections
with the park.
lisa@branchplant.com

PHOTO COURTESY | COURTOISIE WENDY GRAHAM

08 /
LANDSCAPE
MAGIC:
A portrait of
landscape
architect
D.W. GRAHAM
/ WENDY GRAHAM

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PHOTO COURTESY PLANT ARCHITECT INC.

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Landscapes - Summer 2018

TO BEGIN WITH
ADJUDICATION
COLLABORATION
PROLOGUE
EXCELLENCE 2018 Projects That Sing... and Whisper
JURY’S AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
Large-Scale Public Landscapes
Medium-Scale Public Landscapes
Small-Scale Public Landscapes
Residential Landscapes
Planning and Analysis
Research
Landscape Management
FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING
PARTING SHOT
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