Tag Archives: Landscape Architecture

How can tragedies like Houston happen? #HoustonInOurHearts

Articles written in 2015 and 2016 warned Houston that their region was flood prone after “38,000 acres of wetlands vanished,” covered with #impervioussurfaces . Urbanization issues like these lead to lives lost: #itstime for the United States to bring teams of #LandscapeArchitects to the table! The #AAUlandarch family holds the people of #Houston in our […]

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Landscape Architecture Students Design Expansion for NOMADgardens

Article by: Celeste Sunderland Photos by: Yasmine Farazian A rainbow hued chain of origami cranes hung from a fence beside a garden design by Academy of Art University sophomore Jerry Doan. She and five other students from the School of Landscape Architecture presented proposals for an expansion of NOMADgardens on April 18, when the Mission […]

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A Clean Sweep for Landscape Architecture!

Excitement and cheers reverberated throughout the San Mateo Event Center at the San Francisco Flower & Garden Show Gala on Tuesday, March 17th.  Students of the School of Landscape Architecture celebrated a well-deserved total of seven awards, including the Best of Show’s Golden Gate Cup, for the design and installation of their garden titled “Sublimation”. […]

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LECTURE: Regenerating Landscapes

Join The School of Landscape Architecture on Wednesday February 25th, 2015 @ 6:30pm for an exciting lecture by Sergio Lima about a series of projects he has worked on in Tulsa, Oklahoma between 2005 and 2012  with a focus on the Arkansas River Master Plan, Brady District Streetscape, 41st Street Plaza, Blair Property renovation, and Guthrie Green. […]

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Putting the Bounce Back into Bridges!

Have you ever noticed the design of bridges that connect you favorite public spaces to one another? Is there a particular bridge that you love or hate? Well, if you haven’t paid much attention to bridges as of late, I’m sure that this cutting edge design will start to bring bridges to your attention! A […]

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MFP Park by Raderschall

Landscape design project by Raderschall in Zürich, Switzerland. MFO-Park is a public park in Neu-Oerlikon, Zurich, built on the former area of the engine factory “Maschinenfabrik Oerlikon”, which gave the park its name.

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