Sustaining Iife for all - PROTECTION, MITIGATION & MANAGEMENT

REGISTRATION CHARRETTE BRIEF TUTORS INTRODUCTION WELCOME PARTY

Important Date

  • Application Deadline: June 30 at 23.59 (GMT)
  • Notification of Selection Result: July 30 (Taipei Time) (The selected students will be contacted individually)
  • Phase 1 Online Design Workshop: 
    • Aug 21-27 (Phase 1-1)
    • Sep 9-15 (Phase 1-2*)
  • Phase 2 In Person Design Workshop in Taipei: Oct 8 – 10
  • Welcome Party: Oct 8 at Songhe Hall, Taipei Grand Hotel 
  • Awards & Works Exhibition: Oct 11 – 12 in Taipei World Landscape Architecture Conference

It might can also take the weekends of 9/13, 14 and 9/20, 21 for online meetings in the Phase 1-2. The schedule will be arranged according to the instructions of each group's assigned tutors.

Landscape carries the essence of culture and nurtures sustainable living for all

Objectives

  • Landscape Patterns and Processes
  • Environmental and Waterfront Mitigation
  • Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services
  • Climate Change adaptation and Resilient landscapes
  • Collective Memory, Heritage Planning & Conservation
  • Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Cultural Sustainability Landscapes

Site Location 

The designated practice site for this Design Charrette is located in the Yuanshan area, at the heart of Taipei Basin, within the core of Taipei City. 
本設計營規畫設計的練習基地圓山地區位於臺北盆地中心,居台北市核心


Scenery near Yuan-Shan 圓山風景圖
KUO Hsueh-Hu, 1928, Ink Painting  (Taipei Fine Arts Museum Collections)
 

Design Site Zoning

Taipei Expo Park is a large public park that was the site of the 2010 Taipei International Flora Expo and Former Taipei Children's Park. The park features beautiful gardens, pavilions, and exhibition halls, offering a tranquil and scenic environment for leisurely walks and relaxation.

The Yuan Shan Cultural Site, located in the vicinity of Taipei's Beizuka archaeological site, offers a unique opportunity for landscape design students to immerse themselves in a historical and cultural setting. This site provides a rich historical context, showcasing the remains of an ancient settlement and offering insights into the prehistoric culture of the area. Students can explore the site's topography, vegetation, and cultural artifacts to inspire their design concepts.

台北花博公園是一個大型的公共園區,曾舉辦2010年台北國際花卉博覽會。公園內有美麗的花園、亭台樓閣和展覽館以及舊台北兒童樂園,提供了一個寧靜而風景優美的環境,適合散步和休閒。

圓山文化遺址位於台北貝塚考古遺址附近,為景觀設計學生提供了一個獨特的機會,讓他們能夠沉浸在一個歷史和文化的環境中。這個遺址提供了豐富的歷史背景,展示了一個古代聚落的遺跡,並提供了對該地區史前文化的深入了解。學生可以探索遺址的地形、植被和文化遺物,以激發他們的設計概念。

Taipei Children's Park
(Image source: https://www.travel.taipei/ / 圖片來源: 台北旅遊網)

Taipei EXPO Park
(Image source: Taiwan Tourism Bureau / 圖片來源: 交通部觀光署)

Historical Significance: Taipei Bao-An Temple, with its centuries-old history dating back to the Qing Dynasty, stands as a testament to the city's cultural heritage. Its traditional architecture, intricate carvings, and ceremonial spaces offer students insight into traditional Chinese temple design and religious practices. The Taipei Confucius Temple is a cultural landmark dedicated to the memory of Confucius, the great Chinese philosopher. Constructed in 1879 during the Qing Dynasty. The temple is not only a place of worship but also a center for cultural activities and education. With its rich history and cultural significance, the Taipei Confucius Temple remains a revered site for locals and visitors alike, offering a tranquil oasis in the bustling cityscape.

Cultural Diversity: The Community surrounding Taipei Bao-An Temple is a melting pot of cultural influences, reflecting Taiwan's diverse heritage. Students can explore the vibrant street life, bustling markets, and diverse communities that contribute to the area's unique identity.

歷史意義:台北保安宮建於清朝,具有幾百年的歷史,是台北市文化遺產的象徵。其傳統建築、精美雕刻和典禮空間讓學生深入了解中國傳統寺廟設計和宗教實踐。台北孔子廟,建於清朝1879年,紀念至聖先師孔夫子。不僅是一個供崇拜的場所,還是文化活動和教育的中心。憑藉其悠久的歷史和文化意義,孔子廟仍然是在地人和遊客的寶貴之地,為他們提供了一個在繁忙的城市中享受寧靜的綠洲。

文化多樣性:台北保安宮周邊地區是文化多元性的結合,反映了台灣豐富的文化遺產。學生可以探索充滿活力的街道生活、熙來攘往的市場和多元化的社區,這些為該地區的獨特注入了活力。

Taipei Bao-An Temple
(Image source: Taipei Bao-An Temple 
/ 圖片來源: 台北保安宮)

The Taipei Confucius Temple
(Image source: The Merit Times /圖片來源: 人間福報)

The Grand Hotel, with its iconic architecture and historical significance, can be a symbol of Taipei's rich heritage and cultural identity. Integrating this landmark into the landscape design can enhance the sense of place and provide residents and visitors with a unique destination for leisure and cultural activities. The Jianguan Youth Activity Center, situated near the Keelung River, presents an opportunity to revitalize the waterfront and create dynamic public spaces along the riverbank. By incorporating amenities such as parks, promenades, and recreational facilities, this area can become a hub for outdoor activities and social interaction, contributing to the well-being and vitality of the community.

圓山飯店以其標誌性的建築和歷史意義,可以成為台北豐富的文化遺產和身份的象徵。將這一地標納入景觀設計中可以增強地方感和為居民和遊客提供獨特的休閒和文化活動目的地。劍潭青年活動中心位於基隆河附近,為改造河岸和建立沿河區域的動態公共空間提供了機會。藉由納入公園、步行道和娛樂設施等設施,這一區域可以成為戶外活動和社交互動的中心,有助於社區的福祉和活力。

The Grand Hotel
(Image source: https://www.travel.taipei/ / 圖片來源: 台北旅遊網)

The Jianguan Youth Activity Center
(Image source: Sz-ming Chen / 圖片來源: Sz-ming Chen)

Historical Heritage: Taipei Lin An Tai Historical House stands as a testament to Taiwan's rich cultural heritage, showcasing traditional Taiwanese architecture and craftsmanship. Students can explore the intricacies of traditional courtyard design, architectural detailing, and historical preservation practices.

Waterfront Setting: Situated near the Keelung River, the site offers a unique waterfront context for landscape design exploration. Students can study the dynamics of water-edge environments, waterfront revitalization strategies, and the integration of ecological principles into urban landscapes.

歷史遺產:台北林安泰古厝展示了台灣豐富的文化遺產,展示了傳統台灣建築和工藝。學生可以探索傳統庭院設計、建築細節和歷史保護實踐的複雜性。水岸環境:該地點靠近基隆河,為景觀設計探索提供了獨特的水岸環境。學生可以研究水岸環境的動態、水岸更新戰略以及生態原則在都市景觀中的融合。

Lin An Tai Historical House
(Image source: 圖授權自IG:stliu_photography)

Waterfront
(Image source: https://www.travel.taipei/ / 圖片來源: 台北旅遊網)

Cultural Heritage: The vicinity of Taipei Yuanshan Natural Landscape Park is steeped in cultural heritage, with historic landmarks, temples, and traditional neighborhoods dotting the landscape. Students can study the cultural significance of these sites and incorporate elements of cultural preservation into their landscape designs.

Ecological Considerations: As an urban green space, the site offers valuable opportunities for ecological restoration and biodiversity enhancement. Students can explore strategies for sustainable land management, habitat creation, and urban greening initiatives to promote environmental resilience and enhance ecosystem services.

文化遺產:圓山景點附近充滿了文化遺產,有歷史標誌性建築、寺廟和傳統社區。學生可以研究這些地點的文化意義,並將文化保護元素融入到他們的景觀設計中。

生態考量:作為都市綠地,該地點提供了寶貴的生態恢復和生物多樣性增強的機會。學生可以探索可持續土地管理、棲息地建立和都市綠化措施,促進環境韌性,增強生態系統服務。

Taipei Yuanshan Natural Landscape Park
(Image source: Myjourney.tw Blog / 圖片來源: 2024可大王旅遊網)

Taipei Yuanshan Natural Landscape Park
(Image source: The Grand Hotel / 圖片來源: 圓山飯店)

In conclusion, the vicinity of Taipei Yuanshan serves as the designated sites for this design workshop, providing landscape-related students with a rich environment for design exploration, aimed at enhancing their urban ecosystem and cultural landscape planning and design capabilities. By engaging with the site's natural beauty, cultural heritage, and ecological context, as well as immersing themselves in this vibrant urban environment, students can gain practical experience and lay the groundwork for a successful career in landscape architecture while contributing to the enhancement of urban livability and sustainability. At the same time, students can gain valuable insights into the complexities of landscape architecture while honing their skills in design innovation, cultural sensitivity, and environmental stewardship.

總之,台北圓山周邊作為本設計營基地,為景觀相關系所的學生提供了一個豐富的設計基地環境,以深化其都市生態系統和文化景觀規畫設計能力。藉由與自然美景、文化遺產和生態背景互動,沉浸在這個充滿活力的都市環境中,學生可以獲得實踐經驗,為其在景觀建築領域取得成功打下基礎,同時促進城市宜居性和可持續性的提升。學生解此得以深入了解景觀建築的複雜性,同時培養他們的設計創新、文化敏感性和環境保護意識。

 

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