VISTUK CAMPUS, SLOVAKIA
Role Landscape Architects
Architect Bogle Architects
Client Leaf Academy
SCOPE A landscape masterplan for the development of a new education campus to accommodate 1500 students in the village of Vistuk, Slovakia.
STRATEGY The masterplan includes a number of dorm clusters positioned around a central hub that includes the campus main public plaza and education buildings. Each of the dorm clusters has an external social space to the centre for use by the students, along with an extensive network of foot and cycle paths that extend through the site, connecting the dorm clusters to the central space and beyond to Vistuge.
TREE PLANTING The proposal includes significant new tree planting along with areas of meadow and amenity green spaces. A series of natural swimming pools have been created, along with swales and retention ponds to for on site sustainable water management.