AILA Celebrates Queensland’s Top Landscape Architecture

AILA Stacked BlackThe Australian Institute of Landscape Architects (AILA) has announced the winners of the 2018 Queensland Landscape Architecture Awards.

The awards acknowledged 28 winners over 12 categories, celebrating leading projects of all sizes across regional and metropolitan Queensland.

AILA Queensland Awards Jury Chair Amalie Wright said the awards showcase the far-reaching benefits of Landscape Architecture to all Queenslanders.

“Landscape Architects work with ‘life outside’. ‘Life outside’ impacts ever

Continue reading

IFLA News – Issue 75

Partnership Announcement_ELASAIFLA News – Issue 75 is our with news of new partnerships. You can read it online here or download as a pdf here.

Continue reading

Rainbird becomes an IFLA Global Partner

RainbirdIFLA is delighted to announce that Rainbird has given its support to IFLA as a global partner. This support will assist in growing the services IFLA provides to its members. As well as financial support, Rainbird will assist IFLA in establishing a Knowledge Hub to share technical data and links that will benefit landscape architects worldwide. In time, this knowledge hub will become a primary reference for practising landscape architects consistent with IFLA’s mission to connect the landscape

Continue reading

IFLA News – Issue 74

DXm93V6XkAAUiCVIFLA News Issue 74 is out now – with news from our IFLA President Kathryn Moore. You can read online here or download as a PDF here.

IFLA News – Issue 73

b2be2a25-db41-485c-9d25-884b34e1e3f9 IFLA News – Issue 73 is out, announcing the winners of the IFLA AAPME Awards. You can read it online here or download as a pdf here.

Continue reading

Rosa Barba Prize – deadline extended

extended 2 leaf

More info here.

Global Convocation to the Vera W De Spinadel Award 2018

vmw_18_award_poster_ENG_p1

LALI is very honored to support this global convocation to the Vera W. de Spinadel Award 2018, which invites undergraduate and graduate students to present their creative proposals applying the proportions of the Metallic Means Family.

This initiative aims to start finding answers to this pending subject of Design in its broadest sense.

An international jury will select the best work and the person who created it will be awarded an internship at the prestigious Zaha Hadid Architects studio in L

Continue reading

IFLA Africa News – May 2018

IFLA-AFRICA NEWS 1

IFLA Africa News – Issue 03 is out. You can read it here.

IFLA News – Issue 72

photo 4IFLA News – Issue 72 is out with news of a LAWB MOU with Architects Sans Frontieres International. You can read it online here or download as a PDF here.

Continue reading

AILA Announces New MEMBER Category

AILA Stacked BlackThe Australian Institute of Landscape Architecture (AILA) has launched a new category of membership as it looks to establish the next phase of growth.

The new structure has been established to cater for a group of people that AILA does not currently have an offering for.

The announcement comes following the completion of the National Membership Committee’s review on categories, which included member consultation in January and February 2018. The second element of the review will focus on the reg

Continue reading

AILA Launches WE-EF LIGHTING’s Landscape Architecture After Dark Competition

LA After Dark Logo FULLThe Australian Institute of Landscape Architects (AILA) has announced the launch of the inaugural WE-EF LIGHTING Landscape Architecture After Dark national competition.

The competition is designed to recognise and celebrate the very best of Australian landscape lighting and calls for entries from AILA registered landscape architects, applicants and graduates. Finalists will be selected by a People’s Choice voting system, followed by an official regional and national winner selection by expert ju

Continue reading

Prof. Sun Xiaoxiang, a tribute from Martha Fajardo IFLA Former President

image003

Prof. Sun Xiaoxiang. A tribute from Martha Fajardo IFLA Former President and Honorary member

“Life is a dream walking, death is a going home.”  Chinese Prover

We are saddened to hear about the untimely passing of Prof. Sun Xiaoxiang.

Death can never take a good man away, for, in the hearts of the people he inspired, the legacy remains and continuous throughout generations. He was a great teacher and inspiration to many and may his soul find eternal rest.

I have de honor to know him from several

Continue reading

Future Street: example to the rest of the world

Future Street Logo 500The Australian Institute of Landscape Architects (AILA), Smart Cities Council Australia and New Zealand (SCCANZ) and Internet of Things Alliance Australia (IoTAA) has today released the Future Street position statement and video summary calling on government at all levels to embrace our streets as important public spaces using the principles of the installation that was part of the 2017 International Festival of Landscape Architecture.

Future Street was a public activation, demonstrating the des

Continue reading

AILA Launches Website for the 2018 International Festival of Landscape Architecture

AILA festival websiteThe Australian Institute of Landscape Architects (AILA) has announced the official launch of the website for the 2018 International Festival of Landscape Architecture: ‘The Expanding Field’, being held on the Gold Coast 11-14 October.

With the website being live from today, interested attendees will be able to purchase tickets, view speaker information and key note topics, access the conference schedule, fringe event information – and more. Early bird tickets are now available until 30 June 2018

Continue reading

AILA Hosts 2018 Festival Launch Party

The Australian Institute of Landscape Architects (AILA) hosted the launch of the 2018 International Festival of Landscape Architecture: ‘The Expanding Field’ on the Gold Coast on Wednesday night.

Attended by the Creative Directors, Taylor Cullity Lethlean (TCL), local AILA members, sponsors and guests the evening was a huge success in getting the countdown underway and people into spirit for this year’s Festival, which will also take place on the Gold Coast from 11-14 October.

Excitement was in

Continue reading

Deadline extended for Rosa Barba International Landscape Prize

unnamed

31068934_1273078469503771_5264581383590412492_nMore info about he Biennial and prize here.

 

Continue reading

IFLA Elects a new President, Treasurer and Chairs of Standing Committees

James Hayter

The 2018 IFLA Elections have now taken place and we are delighted to announce the results for the roles of President, Treasurer, Standing Committee Chair for Communications and External Relations, Standing Committee Chair for Education and Academic Affairs and Standing Committee Chair for Professional Practice and Policy.

James Hayter, was elected President, which will initiate right after the 2018 World Council in Singapore.

JEREMY-DENNISJeremy Dennis, was elected Treasurer, which will initiate on the 1st

Continue reading

IFLA News – Issue 71

140329 NZ lmoCN100IFLA News – Issue 71 is out with news of the recent IFLA Elections. You can read it online here or download as a PDF here.

IFLA Student Design Competition – Deadline in 2 weeks!

31784219_1956541374420227_184755375516418048_nFor more information see here.

AILA Awards Season: Announcing AILA’s 2018 National Awards Jury

AILA Awards JourneyAILA Awards Season: Announcing AILA’s 2018 National Awards Jury

The Australian Institute of Landscape Architects (AILA) has announced the Jury for the 2018 National Awards Program.

The Jury will be chaired by AILA Director and Secretary, Sara Padgett Kjaersgaard, from The University of New South Wales (UNSW), and made up of Aboriginal landscape architect Paul Herzich, landscape architects Sharon Mackay, Sarah Chalkley, David Warwick and Mark Gillingham, and The Conversation AU’s John Watson.

“Th

Continue reading

Call for Submissions – AILA Landscape Architecture Awards

NationalCall for Submissions – Entries Close COB Friday 25 May (AEST)

The AILA Landscape Architecture Awards; International category provides a key vehicle for the promotion of the achievements and work of landscape architects internationally. The Awards process is an opportunity for public and peer recognition of landscape architect’s work, and demonstrates to industry, business, government and the wider community the positive impact the profession has on Australian lives through the planning and desig

Continue reading

IFLA News – Issue 70

 

Photographs courtesy of the National Inventory of Architectural heritage, Department of Culture, heritage and the Gaeltacht, Republic of Ireland.  https://www.chg.gov.ie/heritage/built-heritage/national-inventory-of-architectural-heritage/

Photographs courtesy of the National Inventory of Architectural heritage, Department of Culture, heritage and the Gaeltacht, Republic of Ireland.
https://www.chg.gov.ie/heritage/built-heritage/national-inventory-of-architectural-heritage/

IFLA News Issue 70 has an update on the work of the Natural Resources & Protected Landscapes (NR+PL) Group Working Group. You can read it online here and download as a PDF here.

Photographs courtesy of the National Inventory of Architectural heritage, Departm

Continue reading

IFLA Africa News – April 2018

Screen Shot 2018-05-03 at 20.36.05IFLA Africa News, April 2018 is now out. You can download it as a PDF April Edition IFLA Africa news.

Continue reading

Call for entries – ASLA 2018 Awards

2018CFEBanner_79

Each year, the ASLA Professional Awards honor the best in landscape architecture from around the globe, while the ASLA Student Awards give us a glimpse into the future of the profession.

Award recipients receive featured coverage in Landscape Architecture Magazine, the magazine of ASLA, and in many other design and construction industry and general interest media. Award recipients, their clients, and advisors will be honored at the awards presentation ceremony during the ASLA Annual Meeting and

Continue reading

IFLA Europe announces details of 2018 Young Professionals Design Competition

Screen Shot 2018-04-27 at 12.17.52IFLA Europe has announced the the launch of its Young Professionals Competition on the theme ‘Valuing Landscape – connecting people, place and nature’.

The competition is open to entries from 22th April. The deadline for submitting contributions is 22th of June 2018.

The winner of each category will be invited to their General Assembly at the beginning of September in London together with the winners of the edition 2017 ! An extraordinary opportunity to be part of the yearly meeting of landscape

Continue reading