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Landscape Architects Leading the Charge for Climate Action

November 14, 2017,AEDT

On October 20th, 2017 at the American Society of Landscape Architecture (ASLA) Annual Conference in Los Angeles, CA – Martha Schwartz, Principal of Martha Schwartz Partners and Pamela Conrad, Associate with CMG Landscape Architecture based out of San Francisco, CA urged the landscape architecture community to actively contribute to reversing | Read More

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Claude Cormier inspired by Olmsted and Martha Schwartz

Editor Posts
October 21, 2017,AEDT

Claude Cormier made an enthusiastic and energy filled presentation on Day 4 of the World Design Summit stating that he is inspired by the natural landscape and designs Olmsted & the culture and art of Martha Schwartz. He designs using 10 points that Landscape for people Landscape as branded commodity Build | Read More

IFLA announces Student Design Competition winners

Competition
October 19, 2017,AEDT

Kathryn Moore, President of the International Federation of Landscape Architects (IFLA)  announced the winners of the Student Design Competition at an awards ceremony at the 54th IFLA World Congress and the World Design Summit held in Montreal, Canada 14-20 October 2017. A total of 194 submissions were received electronically in response | Read More

IFLA Advisory Circle provides hope for the future

Blogs
October 18, 2017,AEDT

On Day 2 of the World Design Summit in Montreal, I had the privilege of presenting at the World Design Summit as part of the IFLA Advisory circle along with four other members presenting our ideas for hope and positivity for the future of landscape architecture. Diane Menzies started the presentation with a traditional First | Read More

PRACTICE | The Other Stages of Landscape Architecture Design Projects

Design
September 14, 2017,AEDT

Recently, I wrote about the Stages of Landscape Architecture which outlines the common stages we face when managing a landscape architecture design project. However, there are other stages which occur during the process. These can happen regularly or a once-off stage and can including the following: Consultation There are several | Read More

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Urban SOS® 2017: hOUR City finalists announced

November 13, 2017,AEDT

AECOM and Van Alen Institute, with 100 Resilient Cities – Pioneered by The Rockefeller Foundation, today announced four finalists for Urban SOS® 2017: hOUR City, a global student ideas competition that challenged multidisciplinary teams to connect more people in regions around the world to the opportunities found in contemporary cities. | Read More

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Multifunctional city space wins Danish Landscape Architecture Award 2017

November 10, 2017,AEDT

The urban plaza in front of the golden Library and Cultural house in Copenhagen’s Northwest Quarter wins Danish Landscape Architecture Award 2017. The project design team includes Schønherr, COBE and TRANSFORM, with Grontmij as engineer, Malmos A/S as Developer with the municipality of Copenhagen as client. The urban plaza in | Read More

Landscape

Call For Submissions – GROUND UP Issue 07

November 8, 2017,AEDT

GROUND UP, the student-run landscape architecture journal of the University of California, Berkeley and is calling for submissions for ISSUE 07. Ours is a time of bleak reports: our shorelines flooded and receding, our lives globally connected yet increasingly divided, and our human rights worn thin. Consequence seems to precipitate | Read More

News

HP’s Boise Campus awarded Gold under SITES rating system

November 3, 2017,AEDT

HP Inc. announced its Boise Idaho Campus was awarded Gold under the Sustainable SITES Initiative (SITES) rating system. Owned and administered by Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI), SITES is the most comprehensive program for designing, developing and maintaining sustainable landscapes. HP’s Boise Sustainable Landscaping Project is the first to earn | Read More

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