PFS in Landscapes Paysages

PFS STUDIO

Have you seen the fall issue of Landscapes Paysages?

PFS Studio’s Nathan Brightbill is guest editor along with Ryan James (you can read their introduction here), and our own Nicole Taddune was a contributing writer.

In her article “Point Grey: Stormwater Ambassador”, Nicole discusses the University of British Columbia’s evolving view of stormwater management and PFS Studio’s role in framing that view.

“In the past, stormwater was considered a nuisance to be eliminated as quickly as possible. Now it is seen, instead, as a resource to be utilized and celebrated.”

Nicole discusses the use of stormwater in three campus projects: University Boulevard Terraces, Buchanan Courtyards and Fairview Commons.


 

“The use of water to create mesmerizing and engaging focal points is not new, but at UBC today, stormwater that might have otherwise gone unnoticed or unused has become an invaluable resource. By using stormwater as a primary water source…

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