Grand Central Creative Campus: A Center for Innovation and Creativity

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Bohlin Cywinski Jackson appointed SWA Group to deal with a landscape design for the Grand Central Creative Campus in Glendale, California. The 10.5-acre facility is a center for innovation and creativity housing office spaces, outdoor spaces, amenity, and parking area.

The Grand Central Creative Campus

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The design for this landscape architecture project was centralized around a strong central pedestrian spine, framing the Verdugo mountains on the east side.

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The Grand Central Creative Campus can be used as a space to connect people with a number of pedestrian streets.

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It also acts as flexible outdoor rooms for meeting purposes and other group activities.

Inspiring Spaces

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Considered as LEED Silver project, the Grand Central Creative Campus brings out the beauty of nature for the city dwellers. With that in mind, the firm utilized mostly drought-tolerant plants and fountains.

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They also incorporated recycled water for irrigation into the design.

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Sustainably harvested wood furnishings and reclaimed wood content are existed to accommodate inspiring spaces for creativity and innovation.

Enchanted Forest

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As per Bohlin Cywinski Jackson, SWA used a Sycamore bosque to reveal the atmosphere of ‘Enchanted Forest’ of swaths of planting, winding paths, and a table that can be used for seating.

Via SWA Group


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