Penn Announces New Architecture Dean – Architectural Record

May 17, 2008,AEDT

The University of Pennsylvania plans to announce today that Marilyn Jordan Taylor, FAIA, a long-time partner at Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, will be the new dean of its School of Design. Taylor, a pioneering female architect widely respected for her leadership in complex urban projects and civic initiatives, joined SOM | Read More

Landscape Architecture Director Honored

May 17, 2008,AEDT

The Arizona Chapter of American Society of Landscape Architects, known as ASLA, has named University of Arizona Professor Ronald Stoltz as that organization’s “2008 Outstanding Landscape Architect.” ASLA presented the award at its annual meeting in Phoenix earlier this month. Stoltz, director of the School of Landscape Architecture in the | Read More

Success at the AJ100 Awards for Foster + Partners

May 15, 2008,AEDT

At last night’s 2008 AJ100 Awards dinner, Foster + Partners won three major practice awards and Norman Foster was honoured by his peers, who named him as their ‘most admired architect’. Foster + Partners won awards for the ‘International Practice of the Year’, ‘Sustainability Initiative of the Year’ and the | Read More

Cityscape Abu Dhabi extended due to Events success

May 14, 2008,AEDT

In an unprecedented decision in the history of Cityscape exhibitions, the government of Abu Dhabi has requested that the premier real estate development and investment event be extended by one day. Cityscape Abu Dhabi will remain open for an extra day, now concluding on the evening of Friday 16 May. | Read More

World Architecture Festival Award Entries close June 20

May 12, 2008,AEDT

The Awards At the heart of the festival is the largest architectural awards programme in the world. The Awards will showcase, compare and contrast an outstanding range of completed buildings created by a profession which has always looked beyond national borders to the wider world of architectural culture. Headed by | Read More

Design Forum To Visit City

May 12, 2008,AEDT

The city is set to host Architectural Dialogue 2008, an international forum and exhibition of architecture and design, whose sponsors include City Hall’s committee for investment and strategic projects. The event will take place from May 23 to June 1 at the Popov Museum of Communications. Source: The St. Petersburg | Read More

USA job market remains optimistic for many graduates

May 12, 2008,AEDT

For Oklahoma State University landscape architecture graduate Jessica Waugh, the job search was more of a job sort. Before Waugh even walked across the commencement stage May 3, she’d had four employment offers, including two from out-of-state companies. She picked a Tulsa firm and will start work next week. Read | Read More

Winners of 2010 Design Competition to Be Announced

May 10, 2008,AEDT

The City of Cape Town will on Thursday announce the winners of its 2010 Green Goal Mouille Point Student Landscape Design Competition. As a one of the host cities of the 2010 FIFA World Cup, the city will announce the winners of the competition on Thursday at the Cape Town | Read More

Going ‘green’ in landscaping

May 10, 2008,AEDT

How “green” (eco-friendly) is your lawn? A truly healthy landscape is not measured by a weed-free, well-manicured lawn but by what lies beneath the surface (the condition of the soil) and the environment above the ground. Many people use chemicals and pesticides to maintain a green, weed-free lawn, not considering | Read More

Urban Ring Meeting – Boston

May 10, 2008,AEDT

CAC Meeting on Monday, May 12, from 4 to 6 PM at the Transportation Building, Conference Rooms 2-3, 10 Park Plaza, Boston.

1 70 71 72 73 74 81