Emerging Landscape Architecture Leaders Offer “Next Game-Changing Ideas” (Part II) – THE DIRT

Roadside wildflowers in Texas / Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center “Transformational leadership by landscape architects can help heal our post-traumatic world,” said Lucinda Sanders, FASLA, CEO of OLIN, in her introduction of the Landscape Architecture Foundation (LAF)’s fifth class of Leadership and Innovation Fellows. She told the person audience of hundreds in downtown Washington, DC … Read more

Emerging Landscape Architecture Leaders Offer “Next Game-Changing Ideas” (Part I) – THE DIRT

Collective Action Model / Deb Guenther “Transformational leadership by landscape architects can help heal our post-traumatic world,” said Lucinda Sanders, FASLA, CEO of OLIN, in her introduction of the Landscape Architecture Foundation (LAF)’s fifth class of Leadership and Innovation Fellows. She told the in person audiences of hundreds in downtown Washington, DC that the foundations … Read more

Designing Decarbonization, Jobs, and Justice (Part II) – THE DIRT

Grounding the Green New Deal / Allison Shelley/Landscape Architecture Foundation “The Green New Deal Superstudio models a collective form of practice. We have a foot in the world now, but can imagine a new future,” said Kate Orff, FASLA, founder of SCAPE, during the start of the second panel of Grounding the Green New Deal, … Read more

Designing Decarbonization, Jobs, and Justice (Part 1) – THE DIRT

Grounding the Green New Deal / Allison Shelley/Landscape Architecture Foundation “It’s not good enough to just be active designers, we also need to be influencing upstream policy,” said Barbara Deutsch, CEO of the Landscape Architecture Foundation, during the kick-off of Grounding the Green New Deal, a day-long summit held at the National Building Museum (NBM) … Read more