Activating the community with small design interventions highlighting nature and history.
MSc Advanced Sustainable Design
University of Edinburgh, 2021
Landscape Design for Health and Wellbeing
Location; Union Canal, Fountainbridge, Edinburgh
Using techniques lead by Urban Acupuncture, research will inform design proposals to regenerate the Union Canal, located in Fountainbridge, Edinburgh.
Urban Acupuncture uses minimal design intervention for a maximum effect to improve an area. The Union Canal has a rich history that should be celebrated. It is currently neglected in multiple areas and the design proposals will aim to resolve these.