Author Archives: Yasmine

MH17 MEMORIAL + PARK | COMPETITION

A call for design entries has been set forth by matterbetter  for a memorial to commemorate the ill fate of the MH17 flight that was shot down over the Ukraine/Russia border on July 17th, 2014. From the matterbetter website: “matterbetter is inviting young architects and students to participate in open-ideas international competition for MH17 Memorial + Park in Amsterdam. This competition […]

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NOMADgardens – Build a Succulent Terrarium Event!

Looking for something fun to do this Sunday? Join NOMADgardens for a Succulent Terrarium building workshop! “Do you like succulents? Have you been coveting your friend’s beautiful terrarium?Come learn about succulents and how they work with Madalyn Watkins, a true plant expert. Not only will you learn about them, you’ll get to design and build your […]

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TIME TO VOTE!

2015 San Francisco Flower and Garden Show  Concept Design Competition It’s time to join the School of Landscape Architecture in voting for the 2015 San Francisco Flower and Garden Show design!!!! Review the designs below, Vote for your preferred design, and wait for the announcement next week as to which design will be built at […]

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Sascha Glasl | Space&matter | Amsterdam | MONDAY NIGHT | 6:30 pm

The School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture at the Academy of Art University is proud to welcome another exciting guest to the Fall Lecture Series. This time an innovative young office from Amsterdam who with their unique approach is increasingly gaining recognition throughout the Netherlands and also abroad: Sascha Glasl | Space&matter | Amsterdam Monday October 27th […]

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A PROFESSIONAL PANEL: Landscape Architecture on the International Spectrum

Join visionaries and leaders in the field of Landscape Architecture and Planning for The School of Landscape Architecture’s annual  Professional Panel. Come hear about the latest projects in the works, and learn about the opportunities and challenges of working as a Landscape Architect internationally When: Tuesday Nobember 11th, 6:30 pm Where: 601 Brannan Street, First Floor Presentation […]

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Design Charette!

Join The School of Landscape Architecture’s ASLA Student Affiliate Chapter for a one-day intensive charette to brainstorm ideas for the 2015 San Francisco Flower and Garden Show installation with the theme “Gone Wild”! When: Saturday October 11th Where: 601 Brannan Street, Room 106 Bring your design ideas and enthusiasm and let’s make the design for […]

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Street Parks 10th Anniversary Celebration

Celebrate with Street Parks! This year marks the 10th Anniversary of the Street Parks program, and SF Parks Alliance and the SF Department of Public Works cordially invite you to join them for the revelry! At the event,  Street Park Stewards will be honored, acknowledge all that has been accomplished as a community in making San Francisco better and more beautiful, […]

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TONIGHT! Michelle Delk of SNOHETTA!

Today, Michelle Delk from Snøhetta  will be presenting as the final lecture of the Fall Lecture Series. This lecture will occur at 6:30pm PST in Room 115 (Atrium Presentation Space) at 601 Brannan. It will also be live streamed with the ability to interact and ask questions: https://live4.academyart.edu/fall_lectures14/ Below is information on Snøhetta and Michelle’s  biography. Michelle Delk […]

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SNOHETTA LECTURE: Monday Night!

  We have had a fantastic lecture series this Fall and look forward to ending it on a high note!  This Monday, September 29th,  Michelle Delk of Snohetta will be speaking about collaborative projects that Snohetta has been working on globally. Date: Monday September 29th Time: 6:30 pm Location: 601 Brannan, First Floor Lecture Space We […]

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TONIGHT! GARY STRANG OF GLS Landscape | Architecture

The Fall Lecture series continues with another exciting presentation. Today Gary Strang from GLS Landscape/Architecture will be presenting. This lecture will occur at 6:30pm PST in Room 115 (Atrium Presentation Space) at 601 Brannan. It will also be live streamed with the ability to interact and ask questions: https://live4.academyart.edu/fall_lectures14/ Below is information on GLS Landscape/Architecture […]

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