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Article by Farah Afza Jurekh In this article we look at the fundamentals of universal design. Universal accessibility is widely considered by landscape architects. However, beyond functional elements such as crosswalks with sound cues, there are very few landscapes that are designed to engage the senses and provide benefits to [...]
Thu, Jul 20, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Recently WLA sat down with Steve Schutt for a WLA landscape architect profile. Steve is a registered landscape architect with | Read More The post Steve Schutt | Hansen Partnership | Director | Landscape Architecture appeared first on World Landscape Architecture. [...]
Mon, Jul 17, 2017, Continue reading at the source
The Shmapped app has been launched as part of the Improving Wellbeing Through Urban Nature project (IWUN) led by the | Read More The post App launched to track how urban environments affect health and wellbeing appeared first on World Landscape Architecture. [...]
Mon, Jul 17, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Article by Kamil Rawski In this article we examine what knowledge young professionals lack about planting that every landscape architect should know. In the pursuit of a landscape architecture degree, students have the opportunity to acquire a wealth of knowledge on planting, but as with other subjects there are some [...]
Wed, Jul 12, 2017, Continue reading at the source
The latest edition of the WLA Magazine has been published showcasing the 2017 WLA Award winners and a selection of | Read More The post WLA Magazine – Awards edition out now appeared first on World Landscape Architecture. [...]
Tue, Jul 11, 2017, Continue reading at the source
10-July-2017 – Latest News Landscape Architecture July by Brett Lezon | Edition No. 2 out of 5 In this week's Latest News in Landscape Architecture we highlight National Park and Recreation Month in the United States, feature a proposed astronomy park in Hanoi, and examine the world's most biodiverse city. [...]
Mon, Jul 10, 2017, Continue reading at the source
The World Architecture Festival celebrates its tenth edition in Berlin in November this year, with the 2017 awards programme receiving | Read More The post World Architecture Festival Awards shortlist announced appeared first on World Landscape Architecture. [...]
Fri, Jul 07, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Encircled by the Saint-Pierre basin, the maritime canal and the Victor-Hugo channel, the future Palais de Justice and the Alexis-de-Tocqueville | Read More The post Kayak Club | Caen, France | Inessa Hansch & Michel Desvigne appeared first on World Landscape Architecture. [...]
Thu, Jul 06, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Seizing an opportunity to broaden its reach and significantly grow its network, Land8 is announcing the acquisition of Landscape Architects Network (LAN), a prominent online resource dedicated to highlighting the work of landscape architects around the world and spreading the latest projects, events, and news that impacts the profession. Supported [...]
Thu, Jul 06, 2017, Continue reading at the source
26-June-2017 – Latest News Landscape Architecture June by Brett Lezon | Edition No. 2 out of 2 In this week's Latest News in Landscape Architecture we highlight a planting program in Manila, which seeks to limit pollution and flooding, feature a proposed overpass park in Pittsburgh, and examine how bike-sharing [...]
Mon, Jun 26, 2017, Continue reading at the source
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LAF's Barbara Deutsch, Heather Whitlow, and student volunteer extraordinaire Shuyi YanTwo LAF staff members spent an incredible four days at the CELA/CLAEC International Conference on Landscape Architecture Education May 26-29 in Beijing. With the theme of “Bridging,” this conference is the first time that annual meetings of the Council of [...]
Wed, May 31, 2017, Continue reading at the source
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Dhara Mittal, a Masters of Landscape Architecture candidate at the University of Michigan, is the 2017 recipient of the $20,000 LAF Honor Scholarship in Memory of Joe Lalli, FASLA. Just as Joe valued international exchange and giving back in service to one's community and profession, Dhara is linking landscape [...]
Tue, May 23, 2017, Continue reading at the source
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LAF's New Landscape Declaration is a new vision and 21st century call to action for landscape architecture to make its vital contribution in solving the defining issues of our time. The Declaration, along with the Summit on Landscape Architecture and the Future that gave rise to it, serve to guide, [...]
Thu, May 18, 2017, Continue reading at the source
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Left to right: Alpa Nawre, Claire Latané, Brice Maryman, Nicole Plunkett, Harriett Jameson, Scott DouglasLast week, the Landscape Architecture Foundation (LAF) welcomed its first cohort of the new LAF Fellowship for Innovation and Leadership. The four LAF Fellows, two participating Olmsted Scholars, and fellowship facilitators gathered in Washington, D.C. for [...]
Tue, May 09, 2017, Continue reading at the source
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NPS Acting Director Michael Reynolds and LAF President Jennifer GuthrieOn May 3, the Landscape Architecture Foundation (LAF) held an intimate dinner and reception in Washington, D.C. to present the U.S. National Park Service with the 2017 LAF Founders' Award, its highest honor for an organization. Launched in 2016, the LAF [...]
Mon, May 08, 2017, Continue reading at the source