A&DS is pleased to share outputs from the meeting of the Local Authority Urban Design Forum (LAUDF), held in Edinburgh in May 2017.
This blog looks at Vauban and the way places adapt to changing community need and links to the Place Standard Theme on housing and community
This blog reflects on the co-production stories from Mannheim and Vauban and explores participation, passion and sustainability.
This blog looks at The Green City Hotel in Vauban, and inspiring story of inclusion, quality and dignity.
This blog series looks at lessons learned from a trip to Mannheim, Germany, in early 2017 sets out some of the observations and learning for Scotland.
This blog looks at the importance of stories in shaping action with communities, touching on the Place Standard Theme of social interaction.
This blog looks at what we can learn from Mannheim around citizens, systems and outcomes on the Place Standard Theme: Identity and Belonging
In this blog Jim MacDonald, Chief Executive of Architecture and Design Scotland, reflects on delivering housing for Scotland.
The Place Standard tool provides a simple framework to structure conversations about place. Read more about our work to encourage the use of the tool.