Dear IFLA friends and delegates,
We are pleased to announce the launch of IFLA Asia-Pac LA Awards & LA Luminary Award 2017.
IFLA Asia-Pacific region Landscape Architecture Awards, also known as IFLA ASIA-PAC LA Awards provide an international platform to showcase and promote the achievements and work of landscape architects in Asia-Pacific region. The prestigious awards aim to create continuous awareness and recognition of landscape architecture together with like-minded partners and
IFLA News – Issue 27 is out – with news of the second call for the World Design Summit. You can download it as a PDF here.
For the 54 IFLA World Congress, Landscape Architects are invited to convene at The World Design Summit Montréal 2017.
An unprecedented international event during which practitioners, academics and stakeholders from all over will gather together to address a broad spectrum of issues related to the various disciplines of design. While bolstering the political assembly that follows, the event starts with an international congress which sessions will foster crossovers and the exchange of knowledge b
IFLA News – Issue 26 is out with news of of the IFLA Middle East Elections and first regional conference. You can download it as a PDF here.
The NZILA Summer E-Magazine is out, you can see it here.
NZILA have also recently launched a new website you can see this here (and the e-magazine is featured on this, https://nzila.co.nz/showcase/)
Issue 25 of IFLA News is now out – with news of the IFLA Advisory Circle. You can download it as a PDF here.
The deadline for the submission of abstracts to the ICON LA International Conference has been extended. This is now 31 March 2017. Full details of the conference – and the call is here.
LEARNING THE LANDSCAPE — LANDSCAPES OF LEARNING
APPRENDRE LE PAYSAGE — PAYSAGES D’APPRENTISSAGE
The IFLA news is our with details of the SGJA committee and jury. You can download it as a PDF here.
IFLA News Issue 23 is out – with details of our Indigenous Ecosystem Corridors and Nodes joint project with the UIA. You can download the pdf here.
SALA/UPAS, The Serbian association of Landscape Architect has announced the call for the 7th Landscape Exhibition in Belgrade, to be held From 31st of May to 30th of June, 2017.
The call for the contributions in the categories of Landscape architectural design, Plans of all categories, Studies and resea
The UK House of Commons Communities and Local Government Committee has released its report Public parks: securing a sustainable future following an inquiry between July and December 2016.
They considered three main questions:
- Why do parks matter?
- What challenges are facing the parks sector?
- How can we secure a sustainable future for parks?
The Communities and Local Government (CLG) Committee report on public parks warns that parks are at a tipping point and face a period of decline with potent
The IFLA Student Landscape Architecture Design Competition 2017 is now open! With a deadline for entries of 12 September 2017, an international jury will award 1st, 2nd and 3rd placed prizes during the 54th IFLA World Congress in Montreal, Canada.
THE THEME OF THIS YEAR’S LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE STUDENT COMPETITION IS “LANDSCAPES OF POWER: DESIGN FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE”.
With the advent of global warming, sustainable development practices and the energy/food/water/waste question, we must view landsca
IFLA News – Issue 22 is out with details of the student design competition. You can download it here.
The call for papers for the 5th IFLA-Africa Symposium, 2nd AAPM Symposium is now open.
Learning the Landscape // Landscapes of Learning, towards a sustainable world through new approaches in Landscape Architecture and ancestral customs
Full details of the call is below: Deadline for submission of abstracts is 28 February 2017.
Please also note the change in date and location for this conference from previously advertised details. Full Symposium information here.
Issue 21 of the IFLA news is out with details of the early bird booking discount for the World Design Summit.
You can download it here.
You can download editions of the Danish/Nordic magazine LANDSKAB from 1920 to 2012 from the Danske Kandskabsarkitekter website. The magazine contains an English summary.
Through articles, illustrations, case studies and debates serve the magazine as a communicative journalistic excerpts of what is happening in Scandinavia landscaping work.
The magazine is aimed at all the professions – or even interest in landscape architecture. Among both readers and writers are therefore include architects, pl
LA+ Journal announces the launch of an open design ideas competition for landscape architects, architects, planners, artists, and designers. The LA+ IMAGINATION design ideas competition asks entrants to design a new island. They can locate it anywhere in the world, program it any way they want, and give it any form and purpose they can imagine.
LA+ IMAGINATION’s Jury Chair, Richard Weller, said: “Islands hold an especially enigmatic place in our geographical imagination. Differentiated from thei
IFLA News is out. Issue 20 looks at the work of the PPP Committee. You can download it here.
25th anniversary of the founding of CALA and redesigning the CALA visual identity
This year, the Croatian Association of Landscape Architects celebrates its 25th anniversary of founding. After the collapse of Yugoslavia, which consequently led to the collapse of the Association of Landscape Architects of Yugoslavia, the Croatian Association of Landscape Architects was founded on November 20th, 1992. It has worked actively ever since. In the 1993 CALA entered the Croatia Civil Association Registr
Since her election IFLA PPP Chair Marina Cervera Alonso de Medina has been restructuring the Working Groups in order to start 2017 fresh with 7 active Groups, each with clear leadership of the appointed Chair and an agreed mission and vision to be disseminated amongst our IFLA community and beyond. This work is outlined below:
IFLA CULTURAL LANDSCAPE WORKING GROUP
Mabel Contin is chairing this working group on cultural landscape that represents a broader vision from the definition essentially
IFLA Members AILA have unveiled their new logo and here at IFLA world we think it looks pretty dapper!