Cityscapes Hosts First Holiday Showroom Open House of 2014!

On Wednesday, August 20th, Cityscapes started the holiday celebrations a few months early by inviting clients to view our Holiday 2014 designs!  Our familiar themes from past years were on display as well as new themes Jack Frost, Metallica and Almond Joy!  It’s never too early to start the holiday cheer!  Contact us today to discuss the right holiday design for you!

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Cityscapes Wins Big at the PIA International Awards Gala

The Plantscape Industry Alliance International Awards Gala was held on July 14, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio.  Cityscapes is proud to announce that we were the winner of the Platinum Award for the Seasonal Exterior Plantings at The Lenox Hotel!

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Cityscapes at the BOMA Golf Event!

The Building Owners and Managers Association of Boston partnered with the Greater Boston Real Estate Board to host the BOMA Cup Golf Tournament in Plymouth, Massachusetts on Monday, July 14th.   Cityscapes President, Jan Goodman, represented the company as a sponsor and enjoyed a beautiful day on the greens with over 300 participants and sponsors!  From left, Vin Calderone from Compass Facility Services, Jeffrey Winnick from Swerling Milton Winnick Public Insurance Adjusters, Jan Goodman from Cityscapes, and Tom Norton of Norel Service Company.

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Cityscapes is Hiring!

 

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Boston’s Premier interior/exterior plantscaping company is seeking a highly talented designer/Botanical Stylist with a keen and discerning eye for floral and landscape design.  Candidate must work well under pressure and be able to work with numerous types of personalities.  Duties will include, but are not limited to: daily corporate production and installation, as well as holiday design, production and installation.  Ideal candidate will be a total rockstar in a fun environment!

Fax resume to 617-451-0016 or email to [email protected]

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Custom Designs!

Cityscapes created custom succulent designs and custom Living Art rotations for our client in Cambridge, Massachusetts.   The unique creations are displayed in shell pots in the main lobby of the location.  The pots are made with actual shells that are cleaned and polished and then finally applied to a resin or wooden base.  This gives them a spectacular finish with a sleek look that will make your office plants stand out!

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Cityscapes and Pot a Plant!

Members of the Cityscapes team volunteered at the Pot a Plant event for the Special Olympics on Saturday June 7, 2014.  Pot a Plant took place at Harvard University and was full of fun!  Emily Sills and Joellen Prescott joined Cityscapes President, Jan Goodman and her daughter, Olivia to teach plant care to everyone involved.  All participants got their very own plant to take home and learned how to take care of them!

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Spring 2014

Check out some of Cityscapes’ beautiful spring plantings around the city!

Summer is right around the corner, so if you are looking to ‘Wow’ your customers, tenants, colleagues and yourself…

Give us a call today

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Biophilic Design – The New Standard?

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Biophilic Design:

With so much focus on minimalism in interior design these days, a refreshing movement toward ‘biophilic design’ is gaining popularity every day.

Many architects and clients alike seem to be over-appreciating the concept of white space, clean lines and beauty in nothingness.  And while it is hard not to appreciate these new-aged, semi-futuristic interior spaces, it is also easy to lose sight of a core architectural design concept: blurring the lines between inside and out.

Some may think that large glass curtain-walls with views to every direction on a compass get the job done, but why not take it one step further?  Bring the environment outside into your interior space so you can see, hear, smell, and touch nature while indoors.

For a more in-depth look at ‘biophilic design,’ take a look at the links below.

http://archinect.com/sustainabilityMonster/biophilic-design

http://vimeo.com/27874539

http://dujs.dartmouth.edu/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/11s_final-37-39.pdf

For the actual experience… Call us.

Boston Properties Makes Atlantic Wharf Even Greener.

Boston Properties’ Atlantic Wharf, a building that was dubbed ‘Boston’s first green skyscraper,’  has gotten even greener this past week.  The LEED Platinum certified building contracted Cityscapes, in coordination with Green Living Technologies, to give their main lobby quite the facelift.  Images above include the 7 living walls that reach up to 17 feet high.  Also new planters now surround the elegant fountains residing at the atrium’s center.

Featured in the images is Cityscapes’ owner Jan Goodman with Leo Baez, Tony Lobo, Adam Nagle and Barrett Cooke of Boston Properties.

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Happy Spring Hotel Marlowe

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Warm weather is finally here and the Cityscapes team has been keeping busy with spring planting all over the city.

Pictured here is a beautiful installation at the amazing Hotel Marlowe in Cambridge.

Plenty more spring pictures are on the way, but summer is just around the corner, so give us a call to beautify your space, inside and out!

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