Landscape and Urban Planning on National, Regional and Local Scale

ongoing Outline plan of Biosphere Areas in Israel (with Moti Kaplan)
ongoing Master plan for Jerusalem, one of six authors, in charge of open spaces
ongoing Master plan for the Hotel area on the Dead Sea, in charge of open spaces
ongoing Master plan Central IDF Technology Campus, Beer Sheva, in charge of open spaces
ongoing Statutory plan for the Light Rail extension to Hadassa, Jerusalem
ongoing Master plan for the Emek Arazim Metropolitan Park
ongoing Master plan for the Shaar Hagai National Park
ongoing Master plan for Mitzpe Ramon, in charge of open spaces
ongoing Master plan for Zur Hadassa, in charge of open spaces
ongoing Master plan for Taibe, Tira and Kalanzua, in charge of open spaces
2009 Beit Shemesh, new neighborhood, 2500 housing units, (with Yair Avigdor)
2008 Master plan for the metropolitan area of Beer Sheva, not approved
2008 Hof Ashkelon regional master plan, not approved
2005 National outline plan for the entire country, “NOP 35”, one of five authors, in charge of open spaces and physical appearance
1999 Landscape master plan for the city of Carmiel, not approved
1998 Master plan for the CBD and the industrial area, Modiin, in charge of open spaces
1998 Rehabilitation plan for 3000 acres of burned forest on the western approach to Jerusalem
1997 Landscape design for the main trunk road of Israel, Road no. 6
1997 Landscape master plan for the city of Hod Hasharon, not approved
1996 Landscape master plan for the city of Nazareth
1995 National outline plan of forestation, NOP 22 (with Moti Kaplan and Ilan Beeri)
1995 Hof Hasharon National Park
1994 Strategic plan for the expanded city of Beit Shemesh; a city for 175,000 people over an area of about 36,000 acres. (with David Resnick)
1992 Landscape consultant for the residential extension of Beer Sheva, Ramot Beer Sheva, 25,000 housing units, and Menahem Quarter
1989 Master Plan for the Beit Guvrin National Park
1988 Landscape Master plan for the city of Eilat
1982 Negev tourist development plan
1978 Caesarea Bay, layout of four residential neighborhoods
1979 Mevasseret Zion, a new suburban township (Jerusalem area) of 4000 housing units.
1979 Master plan for Jerusalem southwest, not approved
1976 Master plan for the Judean Hills Region
1974 Master plan for the Yatir Forest
1973 Visual Analysis of building plans and studies for the Western Wall area
1971 High building study for Jerusalem
1971 Open space plan for Jerusalem C.B.D

Landscape Architecture Projects

ongoing Ha Hurshot Park in Tel Aviv
ongoing Hadassa Hospital Healing Gardens, Jerusalem
ongoing The Israel Trade Fairs Center, Master plan and pilot projects, Tel Aviv
ongoing Herzeliya Park, Herzeliya, second stage
ongoing Hashmonaim Park in Modiin
ongoing Emek Arazim Metropolitan Park, rehabilitation of the stream bed, Jerusalem
ongoing National Campus of the Antiquities Authority
ongoing Shalva, the national park for mentally and physically challenged children, Jerusalem
ongoing Jerusalem Botanical gardens, various additions to the design of 1986

American Consulate, Jerusalem

2010 Student Union Entrance Square of the Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa
2009 Central town and market square, Modiin
2008 Herzeliya Park, Herzeliya, first stage
2006 Park Neot Ha Shikma, Rishon Le Zion
2004 Central Plaza for the Israel Institute of Technology (Technion), Haifa
2000 Renovation of the Jerusalem Theatre Plaza
1998 Modiin New Town: Park Valley 17 and ‘Fish’ Park
1997 Jerusalem Central Park, Independence Park
1996 Kishle Park and Virgin Mary Spring in Nazareth
1995 Central Plaza of Beer Sheva University, Kreitman Square
1995 Central Park for the city of Eilat
1995 Manhat Central Park and central boulevard, Jerusalem
1989 The Sherover Promenade, Jerusalem
1989 Suzanne Delal Dance and Theater Center, a series of urban plazas in Neve Zedek, Tel Aviv
1988 Central Park of Gilo neighborhood, Jerusalem
1986 The Hass Promenade, Jerusalem, joint venture with Lawrence Halprin
1985 Landscape architect for the Jewish Quarter, Jerusalem, Old City
1985 Castel National Park
1984 American Independence Park in the Judean hills
1983 Sapir Park in the Negev desert


ongoing Apartment building in Jerusalem
ongoing Tropical green house in the Botanical Gardens of Jerusalem
ongoing Coffee Shop and service building, Park Herzeliya, second stage
ongoing Public facilities and coffee shops in the Independence Park, Jerusalem
2009 House in Har Adar #2
2008 Coffee Shop and service building, Park Herzeliya, first stage
2007 House in the Hefer Valley
2004 New Veterinary Services of Jerusalem, administration building and animal kennels
2004 House in Shoresh, with Tova Dagan
2002 House in Mevasseret, with Tova Dagan
2000 House in Har Adar #1, with Tova Dagan
1993 Orchidea Hotel, Eilat
1988 Shaar Hagai Inn, Museum, restaurant, visitor center and supporting facilities
1986 Restaurant in the Jerusalem Hass Promenade, with Lawrence Halprin
1984 Ness Harim Swimming pool and restaurant complex in Judean hills
1983 Thirty-seven town houses in Mevaseret Zion
1978 Talpiot center; 200 residential units plus 20 shops, in Jerusalem
1975 “The Cardo” market and residential area in the Jewish Quarter. The competition and the early development phase (with Peter Bogod and Esther Niv-Krendel)

Archaeological Parks and Restorations

2006 Caesarea, educational areas in the archaeological park
2002 Caesarea, Hippodrome area, “King Herod” palace the old port and the old city
1999 Landscape architect for the ancient Roman town of Caesarea
1989 Beit-Guvrin National Archaeological Park
1985 Restoration of the Dung Gate and Zion Gate, the Old City of Jerusalem
1983 Kidron valley, Yad Avshalom, Jerusalem’s “Biblical Park”
1983 Renovation of the Abu Gosh mosque
1978 Y.M.C.A. forecourt in Jerusalem
1975 Archaeological park around the southern wall of the Old City of Jerusalem, preservation of antiquities, landscaping, roads and parking areas
1975 Beit Shalom Park, Jerusalem

Transportation and Engineering

ongoing Landscape and bridge architecture for the Eastern Line of the Israeli Train
ongoing Architecture and landscape architecture and for the Light Rail Project – from Hadassah Hospital to Kibbutz Ora, Jerusalem
ongoing Tel Aviv-Jerusalem highway, Road #1, between Shaar Hagai and the entrance to Jerusalem
ongoing Road #38
2010 Raanana North interchange
2009 Nesharim interchange, final stage
2009 Red Line Light Rail project, Bat Yam to Yaffo-Tel Aviv, put on hold
2005 Shoresh Interchange, Road #1
2004 Landscape architecture for the new international Ben-Gurion Airport
2004 Ben Shemen,Kfar Daniel and Nesharim interchange, Road #6
2001 Kesem interchange, Road #6
1989 Shaar Hagai interchange, Road #1
1987 Landscape architect for the Negev phosphate plant, developing new quarrying methods in Nahal Zin
1985 Architecture and landscape architecture of the 18 km long potash conveyor belt from the Dead Sea to the train terminal
1982 Landscape consultant for Nature Reserves Authority and Israel Defense Forces for new roads and installations in the Negev desert
1968 The road along the Dead Sea

Work outside Israel

1999 China – EXPO 99, the Israeli Garden. Awards: The Silver Medal for Design
1992 Egypt – Suma Bay master plan and landscape consultant for a 12 square kilometer Resort development including 19 hotels, 410 villas and an 18-hole golf course on the Red Sea
1990-’91 Italy – La Selva master plan for recreation and tourism, 1200 acre site, near Rome, with three pilot projects
1990 Japan – Expo 90″, Osaka, the Israeli Garden. Awards: The Best Prize, Honor Prize and two Gold Medals
1981 Canada – Jerusalem garden and pavilion, Montreal EXPO
1975 Iran – Arya Mehr, Iran National Botanical Garden, water fixtures and canals