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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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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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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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Park(ing) Day 2014!

,On the third Friday in September every year, Park(ing) Day, conscientious citizens take to the streets, reclaim public parking spaces and convert them to temporary one-day public open spaces! In 2013, the School of Landscape Architecture’s ASLA Student Affiliate Chapter took the lead in participating in this important and exciting event by creating a space […]

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ESCAPE TO ALCATRAZ!

This is an installation you wont want to miss! “Art star Ai Weiwei was still, at press time, forbidden to travel outside China. Which makes the setting of his latest installation, @Large, at San Francisco’s notorious former prison, more than a little pointed. What you’ll see remains under wraps – blame his precarious situation – […]

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@LARGE Ai Weiwei on Alcatraz

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NOMADgardens

NOMADgardens is a “temporary ‘roaming’ community garden (workshop and event space) that can be placed in any ‘available’ parcel of Mission Bay and be easily relocated upon the parcel’s sale.” NOMADgardens was founded by Stephanie Goodson who is a “change agent and design opportunist dedicated to establishing citizen-sustained communities. She founded Nomad Gardens with a desire […]

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