Monthly Archives: June 2010

Yao Ming supports childrens’ nature playgrounds

Houston Rocket’s star, Yao Ming, donated $100,00.00 to provide nature playgrounds at several local daycare and pre-school facilities. Asakura Robinson Company designed the playgrounds for Houston non-profit organization Collaborative for Children. Nature playgrounds incorporate interactive natural elements such as trees, … Continue reading

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611 Walker’s Unusual Community Garden

It didn’t take long for the project to hit the ground running. Keiji Asakura, local landscape architect, had been batting around the idea of growing vegetables at City Hall for a while. A moment of serendipity arrived when his email … Continue reading

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