Sculptural Terrain For The New Face Of Landscape Architecture

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FAS LA president-elect Jonathan Mueller, FASLA immediate past president Angela D. Dye, FASLA VICE PRESIDENTS Liz Birkholz, iSLA Pamela M. Bio ugh, A SLA Gary A. Brown, FASLA Brian J. Dougherty, FASLA RichardS. Hawks, FASLA Stephanie V. l.a Jidreiran. S1A executive vice pdesident Nancy C. Sonierville. Honorary SLA secretary Mary L, Hanson, Honorary ASl.A treasurer M iehael O'Brien trustees Ellis 1., Antiinez, FASLA Carnn N. Beard, ASLA Hunter L. Beckham , ASLA Donald E. Benson,...

Temple Green Roof

A green roof at Temple University's Ambler campus undergoes a revision to beautify it and make it more visually accessible, while tackling the challenges presented by tlx roofs slope. I n honor of I.AM s centennial, a I i> 10 article on Central Park that appeared in the first I.AM issue designing for flooding an AS A Residential Design A ward winner in Maine research of interest to landscape architects a landscape architect u bo brings bis professional background to his work as an...

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Color In The Winter Landscape

Winter has colors besides white and green, but they tend to be more muted. Some plants stand out in winter (red-twig dogwood jumps to mind), but a few designers are using structural elements to add another dimension to their snowbound landscapes. At the Speck-man House, Coen+Partners specifically chose Cor-Ten steel to match the warm wood of the house and to stand out from the snow, ft also matches the suede leaves of the oaks, which linger deep into winter. At the brighter end of the spectrum...

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Glenwood Park in Minneapolis, later renamed Theodore Wirth Park, shows its beauty as a winter landscape in the city, here, circa 1940. Its mature evergreen woods, beaches, ski traits, and a historic wildf lower garden were all envisioned by Theodore, pictured on the left below in 1932 with his son Conrad and grandson Ted. We remember Theodore Julian Wirth and three generations of leaders in landscape architecture. By Frank Edgerton Martin HOW MANY AMERICAN FAMILIES can boast three consecutive...

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Discussions of plants, for which there are already extensive resources, and of areas of practice that are specialties in their own right, namely ski resorts, winter recreation facilities, and projects in the tundra. Most cold-climate designers have a love-hate relationship with winter (and snow removal crews), but it is agiven for them, so they make the best of it. The idea that winter softens the landscape to its essence is a common sentiment among designers. Winter is when all the details...

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Lasting Legacy

Carol McHarg's art builds on her husbands work. HEN IT WAS PUBLISHED, Ian McHarg's Design with Nature wasacall to action for a more responsive approach to landscape architecture, using the layers of eco logical processes and patterns to guide design. A recently completed series of paintings by McHarg's wife, Carol McHarg, is breathing new life into these concepts, exploring our contemporary landscape and providing commentary on the current direction of ecological design. Her project, aptly...

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