Author Archives: Yasmine

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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Place | Space | Design

Friday September 19th, marked the ninth year of the annual Park(ing) Day global event in which designers, artists, and citizens convert street parking spaces to temporary public open spaces for all to enjoy. Dynamic and participatory are two words that can describe  The School of Landscape Architecture’s dedicated ASLA student affiliate chapter installation that was located at […]

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TONIGHT!

The Fall Lecture series will kick off tonight with an exciting presentation by Ines Dantas from WUDA* Munich. This lecture will occur at 6:30pm PST in Room 115 (Atrium Presentation Space). It will also be live streamed with the ability to interact and ask questions: https://live4.academyart.edu/fall_lectures14/ Below is information on WUDA* and Ines’ biography. We hope […]

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NOMADgardens Volunteer Day!

NOMADgardens is hosting a workday at their location in Mission Bay from 10am – 2pm on Saturday September 20th . They will be installing 20 new garden plots, and building benches for the space! If you are interested in joining them, please RSVP on this Google form. 

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9|11 Reflecting Absence

On this day thirteen years ago tragedy struck America. The reverberations of which have been felt across the globe ever since. Today we remember 9|11 through images of a beautifully executed design of  an open space memorial by Architect Michael Arad, and Landscape Architect Peter Walker that serves as a space for remembrance. “The Memorial commemorates the victims […]

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URBAN HIKE 2014!

Join the Academy of Art University’s School of Landscape Architecture on Saturday September 13th, 2014 from 10 am – 2pm for a day of exploration throughout the newly developed Mission Bay district of San Francisco. We’ll be doing lots of walking; Wear comfortable shoes, bring your camera, sketchbook, and money for lunch. RSVP by Thursday, […]

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FALL LECTURE SERIES 2014

The School of Landscape Architecture and School of Architecture of the Academy of Art University are proud to host the 2014 Fall Lecture Series! Join us in welcoming Ines Dantas  of wuda* (Wurfbaum Dantas Architects), Gary Strang of GLS Landscape|Architecture, and Michelle Delk of Snohetta, and learn about the latest and greatest projects in Architecture and […]

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