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On February 11th, 2015 The School of Landscape Architecture celebrated a monumental moment. The grand Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of its new home at San Francisco’s historic and iconic Cannery! Just over 4 years ago, our  first classes commenced with a handful of bright students, and today with over one hundred engaged and committed BFA and MFA […]

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We Have a Winner!!!!!

SILVER MEDAL for “Life in the Balance”!!!!!!  Another BIG win for the Academy of Art University’s  School of Landscape Architecture at the San Francisco Flower and Garden Show! CONGRATULATIONS TO THE STUDENTS OF LAN 498/695 ! “Life in the Balance”, a design collaboration led by Tim Reuss (IDS), brings to life the Chinese philosophy of Yin and […]

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Student Design… Day 3

One of the great aspects of the Design/Build/Collaborate LAN 498/695 class is the coming together of Undergraduate and Graduate students from various departments. The design featured today is the brain child of Fang Yu, a graduate student from the Landscape Architecture department. Fang Yu has been part of the design process for the 2013 San […]

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Student Design … Day 2

Contrasting Alyssa Irawan’s complex design that was showcased yesterday, Haleh Rahmani of the Interior Architecture & Design used the concept of Yin and Yang – an ancient Chinese philosophy which is used to describe how seemingly opposite or contrary forces are interconnected and interdependent in the natural world  - as a source of inspiration for her […]

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Fashion as Inspiration

As the Academy of Art Univeristy Landscape Architecture Department gears up for the 2013 San Francisco Flower and Garden Show, we’re on the look out for what kind of designs are coming out of garden shows around the world.  “La Muñeca”, a design by Oglo  , a French Architecture and Landscape Architecture firm, was inspired by fashion […]

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