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And that is exactly how the designers intend for it to be. The project is a landscape for childish exploration. It shuns | Read More The post Five Fields Play Structure – a landscape for childish exploration appeared first on World Landscape Architecture. [...]
Wed, Aug 16, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Keysoft's KeySCAPE LandCADD software gives Landscape Architects more time for thoughtful design and the firms they work for save money | Read More The post KeySCAPE LandCADD software gives Landscape Architects more time appeared first on World Landscape Architecture. [...]
Wed, Aug 16, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Article by Maria Giovanna Drago Constitution Avenue by Jane Irwin Landscape Architecture along with Hill Thalis Architecture + Urban Projects, and MEC in Canberra, Australia. Constitution Avenue is a key street in Canberra, Australia. In fact, along with Commonwealth and Kings Avenues, it forms the city's basic geometric design guidelines [...]
Mon, Aug 14, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Herbariums around the world have large collections of sample sheets with dried plants pressed ready for taxonomists to annotate, classify. This process | Read More The post Deep Learning set to help herbariums automate species identification appeared first on World Landscape Architecture. [...]
Mon, Aug 14, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Article by Mayré Rivero Bueno Continuing on with our world series, we have selected 10 projects that represent Colombian design. Colombia is one of the most biodiverse countries in the world with 40,000 to 45,000 plant species, which is 10 to 20 percent of the total global species and holds [...]
Thu, Aug 10, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Over recent periods there has been an increase in visitor numbers to National Parks in several countries including China, USA(+7.7% | Read More The post How to solve the crowding and the associated impact on National Parks appeared first on World Landscape Architecture. [...]
Wed, Aug 09, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Article by Maria Giovanna Drago We have selected five of the most interesting drainage solutions to show you how their impact could be implemented in the landscape. Are you planning on designing a park or renovating your home garden? While you may already have knowledge of vegetation, outdoor furniture, paving, [...]
Tue, Aug 08, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Landscape architecture design projects differ in scale and complexity, however they are separated into various stages to allow for ease | Read More The post PRACTICE | Stages of a Landscape Architecture design project appeared first on World Landscape Architecture. [...]
Sun, Aug 06, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Article by Moreira Filho One Spadina Crescent by NADAAA with the leadership of Nader Tehrani and Katie Faulkner along with Adamson Associates, Public Work, and ERA Architects in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Located on Spadina Avenue and the north side of College Street in Toronto, this building was constructed in [...]
Fri, Aug 04, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Article by Win Phyo We explore the key differences between a garden designer and a landscape architect. When is a garden designer a landscape architect/designer? Are they rivals or are they on par? This article is mainly inspired by conversations I have had with those outside the profession, unfamiliar [...]
Tue, Aug 01, 2017, Continue reading at the source
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To help university landscape architecture programs integrate landscape performance into their curriculum, LAF's Landscape Performance Education Grants allow select university faculty to develop and test new approaches for standard courses. Their teaching materials and reflections are then shared through the Resources for Educators section of LAF's LandscapePerformance.org.Landscape performance is part [...]
Fri, Jul 21, 2017, Continue reading at the source
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Brice Maryman is a 2017 recipient of the $25,000 LAF Fellowship for Innovation and Leadership. His project explores the spatial manifestations of homelessness on the landscape, documents current management approaches, and aims to offer comprehensive, community‐based spatial strategies to create better, more successful public spaces for all.As part of his [...]
Fri, Jul 21, 2017, Continue reading at the source
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After the close of LAF's 2016 Summit on Landscape Architecture and the Future, a group of Olmsted Scholars in attendance gathered over beer and pizza to rehash an intense 2 days of presentations and panel discussions on the demands and ambitions of the profession for the next 50 years.Inspired by [...]
Wed, Jul 19, 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