Category Archives: EVENTS

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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Wondering about Jobs and Internships?

Your Career, Our Advice Friday June 27th – 79 New Montgomery Street Theater 9:30 am – 10:30 am – Our Top 5 tips for career success: including what makes a stellar resume, learn portfolio best practices, and why your art needs to be online. 11:30 am – 12:00 pm – Perfect your pitch: your dream […]

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Competition!

  Rebuild by Design Tuesday, June 24, 7–8:30 pm Rebuild by Design (RBD) is a unique competition that responds to Hurricane Sandy by asking the world’s most talented design professionals to envision solutions that increase resilience across the Sandy-affected region. Gena Wirth of SCAPE / Landscape Architecture PLLC and Daniel Pittman from OMA discuss their […]

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CALL FOR ARTISTS AND DESIGNERS!!!!

“We have the opportunity to build the most vibrant street in America, but only if we invite our city’s creative spirit to do it with us.” -Neil Hrushowy, Manager, City Design Group, San Francisco Planning Department ———————————— DON’T MISS FESTIVAL LAUNCH EVENT THIS TUESDAY, JUNE 17 The Market Street Prototyping Festival, October 2-4, offers artists and […]

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Spring Show 2014

The School of Landscape Architecture dazzled thousands of people that attended the the opening of the 2014 Spring Show at the Academy of Art University on Monday May 19th. Two Japanese maples against a bright red wall, and a line of floating red boxes overhead served as the perfect threshold to the space that for a few […]

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Places for People!

April 30th, 2014 marked a major triumph for the School of Landscape Architecture and students of LAN 498: Collaborative Project: Design/Build/Collaborate as they put their design eye and expertise to the test in the public realm. At 6am on Wednesday morning, six students, a truck full of built modules, plants, and two instructors, Ghigo DiTommaso […]

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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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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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