Landscape architect Nicholas Quennell shares life-work insights in video

Nicholas Quennell (right) with Lawrence Halprin in San Francisco.

Nicholas Quennell (right) with Lawrence Halprin in
San Francisco. (Courtesy The Cultural Landscape Foundation.)

The Cultural Landscape Foundation just released the latest installment in their Pioneers Oral History series with a 64-minute interview-style documentary with landscape architect Nicholas Quennell.

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WXY’s Beach Pavilion Catches a Wave in the Rockaways

Tuesday, July 17, 2012
(Courtesy WXY)

(Courtesy WXY)

As part of Quennell Rothschild’s master plan for the Rockaways, WXY Architects was tapped to design the beach pavilion and two shade shelters. The pavilion will be open to the public tomorrow, Wednesday, July 18, with a ribbon cutting set for later this month.  A wave-like roof flows from a utilitarian box enlivened by glazed brick stripes arranged in muted shades of mint, lime, and hunter green. Circular openings are punched into the roof covering a large outdoor boardwalk made of recycled plastic.

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