Analysis & studies
SLA helps private stakeholders, developers, housing associations, and municipalities gaining holistic knowledge of places, neighborhoods, and cities. We turn complex conditions into easily accessible communication.
We help our clients analyze and understand their starting points and opportunities. Identify their challenges. Setting goals and criteria for success.
As part of our interdisciplinary analyses, we offer a combined biodiversity baseline studies and social baseline studies, to daylight the relation between nature and humans in urban contexts.
We work closely together with our clients, testing and reviewing preliminary studies. In particular, we help landowners and developers, daylighting the potential environmental, social, and economical gain of possible future development.
We deliver solid, easily accessible reports of analyses and preliminary studies, to follow and guide our clients many years ahead.
An interdisciplinary approach to terror prevention
Why is it important to address the threat of terror through an interdisciplinary design approach?
Rasmus Astrup: 'City Nature' - The 2022 Cornelia Hahn Oberlander Lecture
In spring 2022, SLA partner and design principal Rasmus Astrup was invited to give the annual Cornelia Hahn Oberlander Lecture by the UBC School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture in Vancouver.
City Nature: It's how it feels and functions. Not how it looks.
Themes such as nature-based design, biodiversity, and green cities are becoming more and more popular. But what do we actually mean when we talk about ‘city nature’ and ‘quality of nature’?
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Essay: The Bark Room
– The Book of Garden