The design of roof gardens are important in providing both vital function for social, health and recreation requirements for open space in urban centers. More so now than ever, roof gardens are becoming seamlessly integrated into our densely developed city centers. These open spaces contribute significantly to the well-being of our public realm both on the ground and in the air.
SWA chairman and designer John Wong discusses the evolution of the firm’s green roof designs over 40 years. John designed the landscapes around the world’s three tallest buildings, which he details in this 33-minute video.