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Projects & Professional Work

  1. 2. About Amir Mueller Landscape Architects is operating since 2000, designing ecological and environmental knowledge-based landscape projects. Our team integrates ecological thinking and understanding of natural processes into its designs to provide better solutions for our clients and communities at large. Freesland Park, Herzelia 2008
  2. 3. Philosophy Our designs reflect our belief that successful landscape architecture design comes from an understanding of the ways in which people interact with the environment. Through collaboration with professionals and artists, we create landscapes that integrate ideas of stewardship, responsibility and cultural expression. Bell Garden, Beer Sheva 2004
  3. 4. Services We provide comprehensive landscape architecture services which include site analysis, master planning, regional planning, and landscape architecture. In addition we provide specialty services in environmental design, including storm-water management, and landscape restoration. Beit Eshel National Monument, Beer Sheva 2008
  4. 5. Work and Selected Projects Environmental Public Work Parks and Gardens Residential and Resorts
  5. 6. <ul><li>Environmental </li></ul><ul><li>Ein Gev Birdwaching Site </li></ul><ul><li>Raba Creek Restoration </li></ul><ul><li>Northern Gas Lines </li></ul><ul><li>Netanya Regional Plan </li></ul>Netanya Regional Plan Gas Line Landscape Restoration Raba Creek Restoration Ein Gev Bird-watching Site
  6. 7. <ul><li>Ein Gev Bird-Watching Site </li></ul><ul><li>Location: Eastern Shore of the Sea of Galilee </li></ul><ul><li>Program: Comprehensive landscape restoration of abandoned sand quarry. </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge: Develop a bird-watching site without disturbing nesting sites in soft sandstone wall. </li></ul><ul><li>Client: Israel Society for the Protection of Nature; Ministry of Tourism. </li></ul><ul><li>Status: Proposal 2003 </li></ul><ul><li>Area: 15 Hectares </li></ul><ul><li>Credits: Israel Birding Center </li></ul>Ein Gev Bird-watching Site – Mster Plan Visitor Center and Spring Hide and Trail Main Entrance
  7. 8. Section at Spring Bird-watching Hide – plan Visitor Center and Spring – plan <ul><li>Ein Gev Bird-Watching Site </li></ul><ul><li>Location: Eastern Shore of the Sea of Galilee </li></ul><ul><li>Program: Comprehensive landscape restoration of abandoned sand quarry. </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge: Develop a bird-watching site without disturbing nesting sites in soft sandstone wall. </li></ul><ul><li>Client: Israel Society for the Protection of Nature; Ministry of Tourism. </li></ul><ul><li>Status: Proposal 2003 </li></ul><ul><li>Area: 15 Hectares </li></ul><ul><li>Credits: Israel Birding Center </li></ul>
  8. 9. <ul><li>Raba Creek Restoration </li></ul><ul><li>Location : Raba Creek, Rosh Ha`ayin </li></ul><ul><li>Program: Stream Restoration. </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge: Restoring a degraded urban stream by re-thinking traditional methods of flood control. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution: Creating an Urban river park where both banks and stream bed are accessible to the visitor at different times of the year. </li></ul><ul><li>Client: Rosh Ha`ayin Development Company </li></ul><ul><li>Status: Under Construction </li></ul><ul><li>Area: 13.5 Hectares </li></ul><ul><li>Credits: Eitan Eden, Architect </li></ul>Raba Creek Restoration Project – Main Area Detail
  9. 10. Raba Creek Restoration Project – Details Raba Creek Restoration Project – Plan Detail <ul><li>Raba Creek Restoration </li></ul><ul><li>Location : Raba Creek, Rosh Ha`ayin </li></ul><ul><li>Program: Stream Restoration. </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge: Restoring a degraded urban stream by re-thinking traditional methods of flood control. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution: Creating an Urban river park where both banks and stream bed are accessible to the visitor at different times of the year. </li></ul><ul><li>Client: Rosh Ha`ayin Development Company </li></ul><ul><li>Status: Under Construction </li></ul><ul><li>Area: 13.5 Hectares </li></ul><ul><li>Credits: Eitan Eden, Architect </li></ul>
  10. 11. <ul><li>Northern Gas Lines </li></ul><ul><li>Location: Northern Israel </li></ul><ul><li>Program: Landscape Restoration of Gas Line Right-of-Way. </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge: Restoring ecologically sensitive area following extensive damage and degradation as a result of gas pipe laying. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution: Implementing a comprehensive pre-construction salvage program by collecting, storing and re-planting a variety of rare indigenous plants and restoration of habitats. </li></ul><ul><li>Client: Netivey Gas </li></ul><ul><li>Status: Under Construction </li></ul><ul><li>Area: 60 Kilometers </li></ul><ul><li>Credits: Tahal Consulting Engineers </li></ul>Northern Gas Line – Landscape Survey
  11. 12. Chinese Translation Northern Gas Lines – After Construction Northern Gas Lines – Before Construction <ul><li>Northern Gas Lines </li></ul><ul><li>Location: Northern Israel </li></ul><ul><li>Program: Landscape Restoration of Gas Line Right-of-Way. </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge: Restoring ecologically sensitive area following extensive damage and degradation as a result of gas pipe laying. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution: Implementing a comprehensive pre-construction salvage program by collecting, storing and re-planting a variety of rare indigenous plants and restoration of habitats. </li></ul><ul><li>Client: Netivey Gas </li></ul><ul><li>Status: Under Construction </li></ul><ul><li>Area: 60 Kilometers </li></ul><ul><li>Credits: Tahal Consulting Engineers </li></ul>
  12. 13. <ul><li>Netanya Regional Plan </li></ul><ul><li>Location: Netanya and North Sharon Region </li></ul><ul><li>Program : Revision of the Central District Plan for the Netanya Region. </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge: Allowing for population growth while preserving open space. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution: Implementing a GIS based analysis and planning process to prioritize between demands for development and conservation. </li></ul><ul><li>Client: Ministry of the Interior. </li></ul><ul><li>Status: Master Plan completed. </li></ul><ul><li>Area: 550 Sq. Km. </li></ul><ul><li>Credits: Tsamir Architects </li></ul>Natanya Regional Plan – Open Space Inventory
  13. 14. Natanya Regional Plan – Open Space Vulnerability <ul><li>Netanya Regional Plan </li></ul><ul><li>Location: Netanya and North Sharon Region </li></ul><ul><li>Program : Revision of the Central District Plan for the Netanya Region. </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge: Allowing for population growth while preserving open space. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution: Implementing a GIS based analysis and planning process to prioritize between demands for development and conservation. </li></ul><ul><li>Client: Ministry of the Interior. </li></ul><ul><li>Status: Master Plan completed. </li></ul><ul><li>Area: 550 Sq. Km. </li></ul><ul><li>Credits: Tsamir Architects </li></ul>
  14. 15. <ul><li>Public Work </li></ul><ul><li>Rishonim High School </li></ul><ul><li>Eskolot Elementry School </li></ul>Eshkolot Elementary School Rishonim High School
  15. 16. <ul><li>Rishonim High School </li></ul><ul><li>Location : City of Herzeliya </li></ul><ul><li>Program: Master Plan for renovation of a high school campus. </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge: Rearranging site to connect separate parts of a small and confined campus while providing a variety of use options to the students and the community. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution: Design a series of interconnected courtyards to link otherwise separate areas; use materials and elements that enable multiple uses. </li></ul><ul><li>Client: City of Herzeliya </li></ul><ul><li>Status: Phase 1 and 2 completed </li></ul><ul><li>Area: 0.8 Hectares </li></ul>Rishonim High School – Renovation Master Plan
  16. 17. Rishonim High School – View of Seat Wall Rishonim High School – Phase 1 and 2 Rishonim High School – Entry Section <ul><li>Rishonim High School </li></ul><ul><li>Location : City of Herzeliya </li></ul><ul><li>Program: Master Plan for renovation of a high school campus. </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge: Rearranging site to connect separate parts of a small and confined campus while providing a variety of use options to the students and the community. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution: Design a series of interconnected courtyards to link otherwise separate areas; use materials and elements that enable multiple uses. </li></ul><ul><li>Client: City of Herzeliya </li></ul><ul><li>Status: Phase 1 and 2 completed </li></ul><ul><li>Area: 0.8 Hectares </li></ul>
  17. 18. <ul><li>Eshkolot Elementary School </li></ul><ul><li>Location: City of Rishon LeZion </li></ul><ul><li>Program: Master Plan for renovating an elementary school campus to include children with disabilities. </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge: Planning a school yard that appeals to all students and allows severely disabled students to partake in school activities. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution: Designing a dialectic garden that incorporates all school activities in a series of interconnected out-door class rooms. </li></ul><ul><li>Client: City of Rishon LeZion </li></ul><ul><li>Status: Proposal </li></ul><ul><li>Area: 0.6 Hectares </li></ul>Eshkolot Elementary School – Section at Main Courtyard Eshkolot Elementary School – Master Plan
  18. 19. Chinese Translation Eshkolot Elementary School – Detail Eshkolot Elementary School – Detail <ul><li>Eshkolot Elementary School </li></ul><ul><li>Location: City of Rishon LeZion </li></ul><ul><li>Program: Master Plan for renovating an elementary school campus to include children with disabilities. </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge: Planning a school yard that appeals to all students and allows severely disabled students to partake in school activities. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution: Designing a dialectic garden that incorporates all school activities in a series of interconnected out-door class rooms. </li></ul><ul><li>Client: City of Rishon LeZion </li></ul><ul><li>Status: Proposal </li></ul><ul><li>Area: 0.6 Hectares </li></ul>
  19. 20. Gush Katif Memorial <ul><li>Parks and Gardens </li></ul><ul><li>Verizland Garden </li></ul><ul><li>Gush Katif Memorial </li></ul><ul><li>Bell Garden </li></ul><ul><li>Beit Eshel National Monument </li></ul>Verizland Garden Bell Garden Beit Eshel National Monument
  20. 21. <ul><li>Verizland Garden </li></ul><ul><li>Location: City of Herzeliya </li></ul><ul><li>Program: Restoration and rehabilitation of a 60 year old European-style strolling garden. </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge: Preservation of an existing stand of old Jerusalem Pines and modernizing an existing garden. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution: Converting the garden into a modern outdoor community center while incorporating existing trees into overall garden design. </li></ul><ul><li>Client: Herzeliya Development Company </li></ul><ul><li>Status: Completed 2008 </li></ul><ul><li>Area: 1.8 Hectares </li></ul><ul><li>Awards: First prize design competition 2002 </li></ul>Verizland Garden – View of Main Lawn Verizland Garden – Preliminary Landscape Plan
  21. 22. Chinese Translation Verizland Garden – View of Verizland Garden – View of Seating Area Verizland Garden – View of Play Equipment <ul><li>Verizland Garden </li></ul><ul><li>Location: City of Herzeliya </li></ul><ul><li>Program: Restoration and rehabilitation of a 60 year old European-style strolling garden. </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge: Preservation of an existing stand of old Jerusalem Pines and modernizing an existing garden. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution: Converting the garden into a modern outdoor community center while incorporating existing trees into overall garden design. </li></ul><ul><li>Client: Herzeliya Development Company </li></ul><ul><li>Status: Completed 2008 </li></ul><ul><li>Area: 1.8 Hectares </li></ul><ul><li>Awards: First prize design competition 2002 </li></ul>
  22. 23. <ul><li>Gusha Katif Memorial </li></ul><ul><li>Location: Kisufim Forest </li></ul><ul><li>Program: Memorial Park. </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge: Developing a remote desert site with an existing eucalyptus grove into a lively outdoor community center. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution: Creating a sense of place and belonging by using existing topography and natural clearings in the eucalyptus grove to change site and climate conditions through landscape expression. </li></ul><ul><li>Client: Jewish National Fund, Southern District </li></ul><ul><li>Status: Design Development </li></ul><ul><li>Area: 12 Hectares </li></ul>Gush Katif Memorial – Preliminary Landscape Plan
  23. 24. Gush Katif Memorial – Amphitheatre Detail Chinese Translation Verizland Garden – View of <ul><li>Gusha Katif Memorial </li></ul><ul><li>Location: Kisufim Forest </li></ul><ul><li>Program: Memorial Park. </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge: Developing a remote desert site with an existing eucalyptus grove into a lively outdoor community center. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution: Creating a sense of place and belonging by using existing topography and natural clearings in the eucalyptus grove to change site and climate conditions through landscape expression. </li></ul><ul><li>Client: Jewish National Fund, Southern District </li></ul><ul><li>Status: Design Development </li></ul><ul><li>Area: 12 Hectares </li></ul>
  24. 25. <ul><li>Bell Garden Garden </li></ul><ul><li>Location: City of Beer Sheva </li></ul><ul><li>Program: City park. </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge: Preservation of a century old Eucalyptus grove located in an enclosed basin while providing amenities for sports and recreation. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution: Use earthworks to form and shape the park’s topography around existing trees and allow collection of rain water and runoff to minimize use of irrigation throughout the park. </li></ul><ul><li>Client: Jewish National Fund, Southern District </li></ul><ul><li>Status: Completed 2004 </li></ul><ul><li>Area: 4.3 Hectares </li></ul><ul><li>Credits: Arie Rahamimove, Architect; Liora Miron, Architect </li></ul>Bell Garden – View of Main Lawn Bell Garden – Preliminary Landscape Plan
  25. 26. Chinese Translation Verizland Garden – View of Bell Garden – View of Play Area Bell Garden – View of Bridge <ul><li>Bell Garden Garden </li></ul><ul><li>Location: City of Beer Sheva </li></ul><ul><li>Program: City park. </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge: Preservation of a century old Eucalyptus grove located in an enclosed basin while providing amenities for sports and recreation. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution: Use earthworks to form and shape the park’s topography around existing trees and allow collection of rain water and runoff to minimize use of irrigation throughout the park. </li></ul><ul><li>Client: Jewish National Fund, Southern District </li></ul><ul><li>Status: Completed 2004 </li></ul><ul><li>Area: 4.3 Hectares </li></ul><ul><li>Credits: Arie Rahamimove, Architect; Liora Miron, Architect </li></ul>
  26. 27. <ul><li>Biet Eshel National Monument </li></ul><ul><li>Location: City Of Beer Sheva </li></ul><ul><li>Program: Park and visitor center surrounding a historic settlement. </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge: Restoring a 1940’s abandoned agricultural research station and settlement with minimal visible impact. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution: Apply methods of archeological restoration while creating an open-air museum displaying site history and agricultural achievements. </li></ul><ul><li>Client: Jewish National Fund, Southern District </li></ul><ul><li>Status: Construction phase 2 </li></ul><ul><li>Area: 5 Hectares </li></ul><ul><li>Credits: Zvi Pasternak, Architect; Yaacov Shefer, Rstoration; Eitan Eden, Architect </li></ul>Beit Eshel National Monument – Preliminary Landscape Plan
  27. 28. Beit Eshel– Research Station Before Restoration Chinese Translation Verizland Garden – View of Beit Eshel – Before Restoration <ul><li>Biet Eshel National Monument </li></ul><ul><li>Location: City Of Beer Sheva </li></ul><ul><li>Program: Park and visitor center surrounding a historic settlement. </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge: Restoring a 1940’s abandoned agricultural research station and settlement with minimal visible impact. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution: Apply methods of archeological restoration while creating an open-air museum displaying site history and agricultural achievements. </li></ul><ul><li>Client: Jewish National Fund, Southern District </li></ul><ul><li>Status: Construction phase 2 </li></ul><ul><li>Area: 5 Hectares </li></ul><ul><li>Credits: Zvi Pasternak, Architect; Yaacov Shefer, Rstoration; Eitan Eden, Architect </li></ul>
  28. 29. <ul><li>Residential and Resorts </li></ul><ul><li>Vision India </li></ul><ul><li>Beerot Hila </li></ul><ul><li>Jewish Brigade Street </li></ul>Beerot Hila Vision India Jewish Brigade
  29. 30. <ul><li>Vision India </li></ul><ul><li>Location: Chennai, India </li></ul><ul><li>Program: Medium income, 2,500 unit residential development. </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge: Create a diverse and unique living environment with a fresh take on nature and Indian tradition. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution: Work with architect and developer to bring added value to the project by developing an urban corridor between buildings with gardens and places for social gatherings to create a sense of community. </li></ul><ul><li>Client: Vision India Real Estate Developer </li></ul><ul><li>Status: Conceptual Design </li></ul><ul><li>Area: 8.2 Hectares </li></ul><ul><li>Credits: MYS Architects </li></ul>Vision India – Preliminary Landscape Plan
  30. 31. Vision India – View of Urban Corridor Chinese Translation Verizland Garden – View of Vision India – Water Garden Detail <ul><li>Vision India </li></ul><ul><li>Location: Chennai, India </li></ul><ul><li>Program: Medium income, 2,500 unit residential development. </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge: Create a diverse and unique living environment with a fresh take on nature and Indian tradition. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution: Work with architect and developer to bring added value to the project by developing an urban corridor between buildings with gardens and places for social gatherings to create a sense of community. </li></ul><ul><li>Client: Vision India Real Estate Developer </li></ul><ul><li>Status: Conceptual Design </li></ul><ul><li>Area: 8.2 Hectares </li></ul><ul><li>Credits: MYS Architects </li></ul>
  31. 32. <ul><li>Beerot Hila </li></ul><ul><li>Location: Beer Sheva </li></ul><ul><li>Program: Golf course resort and entertainment complex. </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge: Creating a lush landscape in a desert resort that is both drought tolerant and inviting. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution: Using methods of rainwater harvesting combined with drought tolerant plants and extensive earthworks. </li></ul><ul><li>Client: Iram Real-Estate Ltd. </li></ul><ul><li>Status: Conceptual Design </li></ul><ul><li>Area: 13 Hectares </li></ul><ul><li>Credits: Moshe Zur Architects </li></ul>Beerot Hila – Preliminary Landscape Plan
  32. 33. Beerot Hila – Mall Detail Chinese Translation Verizland Garden – View of Beerot Hila – Water garden Detail <ul><li>Beerot Hila </li></ul><ul><li>Location: Beer Sheva </li></ul><ul><li>Program: Golf course resort and entertainment complex. </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge: Creating a lush landscape in a desert resort that is both drought tolerant and inviting. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution: Using methods of rainwater harvesting combined with drought tolerant plants and extensive earthworks. </li></ul><ul><li>Client: Iram Real-Estate Ltd. </li></ul><ul><li>Status: Conceptual Design </li></ul><ul><li>Area: 13 Hectares </li></ul><ul><li>Credits: Moshe Zur Architects </li></ul>
  33. 34. <ul><li>Jewish Brigade Street </li></ul><ul><li>Location: City of Herzeliya </li></ul><ul><li>Program: Medium income, 450 unit residential development. </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge: Develop an open space system that allows for minimum rain water runoff and discharge from site. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution: Collect all rain water runoff into a system of interconnected public open spaces and use the space as retention and infiltration basins. </li></ul><ul><li>Client: City of Herzeliya </li></ul><ul><li>Status: Construction of phase 1 </li></ul><ul><li>Area: 12 Hectares </li></ul>Beerot Hila – Preliminary Landscape Plan
  34. 35. Jewish Brigade – Section Through path and Retention Basin Chinese Translation Verizland Garden – View of Jewish Brigade – Section Through Park with Infiltration Basin <ul><li>Jewish Brigade Street </li></ul><ul><li>Location: City of Herzeliya </li></ul><ul><li>Program: Medium income, 450 unit residential development. </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge: Develop an open space system that allows for minimum rain water runoff and discharge from site. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution: Collect all rain water runoff into a system of interconnected public open spaces and use the space as retention and infiltration basins. </li></ul><ul><li>Client: City of Herzeliya </li></ul><ul><li>Status: Construction of phase 1 </li></ul><ul><li>Area: 12 Hectares </li></ul>
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