Author Archives: Yasmine

ARCHIVING SEMINAR | TOMORROW NIGHT!

The School of Landscape Architecture requires students to hand in an archive of their work for each of their respective classes. Join instructor Nick Gotthardt for an hour long seminar on Tuesday April 15, 2014 for tips and tools to compile an effective and beautiful archive booklet. Location: 601 Brannan , Room 101     

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“URBAN MIXOLOGY” GLOWED!

A silver medal was the well-deserved icing on the cake for the School of Landscape Architecture’s ASLA Student Affiliate Chapter installation, “Urban Mixology”, at the2014 San Francisco Flower and Garden Show! August 2013 marked the beginning of a successful design/build process with a one-day charrette that was followed by many weekends of design development and [...]

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MODEL MAKING SEMINARS!

The Landscape Modeling Seminar will be held in two parts at 460 Townsend, Room 206: Part I – April 8, 6:30-8:00 PM Part II – April 9, 6:30-7:30 PM    

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REGISTER FOR CLASSES!

It’s that time! Time to register for Summer & Fall 2014 Classes. Register Online: online.academyart.edu/registration Register in Person: Undergraduates: 415.618.6508 Graduates: 415.274.8617 Summer Classes Start: June 16th Fall Classes Start: September 4th

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MUIR BEACH VOLUNTEER WORKDAY! Round 2!!!!

This landscape-level restoration project began in 2009 and is designed to bring back natural function to the the creek, freshwater wetlands, intermittent tidal lagoon, and dunes. The LAN Workday will consist of planting native species to help restore the ecosystems of the Redwood Creek and Tidal Lagoon, which are home to several endangered species. ***We’ll [...]

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THE CINEMATIC LANDSCAPE; A LAN Movie Night!

Join the Academy of Art University’s School of Landscape Architecture Cinematic Landscape movie night! Which Movie? SAMSARA When?  Monday February 24th @6:30 pm Where? 601 Brannan Street, First Floor Presentation Space Watch the Trailer HERE SAMSARA is a Sanskrit word that means “the ever turning wheel of life” and is the point of departure for [...]

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Together we Thrive!

By Sara Giarratana As cities and regions grow, the landscape is often altered to accommodate the needs of the people that live there. Oftentimes these changes are made without consideration for the other animals and plants existing in their natural habitats. It is easy to forget that human life is but one element in a [...]

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SKETCHING COMPETITION!

On Saturday, 2/08, join your fellow academy of art students taking part in the ART U Share Your Shot Competition. 1st place: $100 Utrecht Gift Card 2nd place: $50 Utrecht Gift Card 3rd place: $25 Utrecht Gift Card   Sign up for Fan Buses HERE   Questions??? Contact Kevin at ksanchez@academyart.edu

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SHOP ORIENTATION!

-  All new students must take a shop orientation to gain access to the model shop. -  Shop orientations must be renewed once a year; students who last took their shop orientation Spring 2013 must retake the shop orientation. -  Students who would like to use the metal shop must attend a metal shop orientation and must have [...]

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JOB OPPORTUNITY

DESIGN & SALES POSITION  - ON LOCATION San Francisco  Heritage Salvage is looking for a design & sales representative for our new San Francisco showroom featuring our reclaimed wood flooring, unique wood slabs, one of a kind pieces and samples.  Orders for custom build items may also be placed and will then be crafted by our [...]

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