The 2nd Asia-Pacific Urban Forestry Meeting, will be held at the K-Hotel in Seoul, Republic of Korea, on 13-15 September 2017 and will build upon the Zhuhai Declaration to develop a regional Action Plan guiding countries towards the sound implementation of Urban and Peri-urban Forestry in the Region. We would like to invite you to contribute to this effort by sharing your experience with researchers, practitioners
- Dirk Sijmons (Netherlands), author of numerous books on the profession and recipient of several prizes;
- Nina-Marie Lister (Canada), an honorary member of the American Society of Landscape Architects, was a Visiting Professor of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning at Harvard Graduate School of Design;
- Timothy Morton (Great Britain) develops a shock and deep reflection on ecology and our relationship to natu
This fall the School of Landscape Architecture at Beijing Forestry University, China, will launch an English-taught International Master’s Program in Landscape Architecture (MLA). The school is the oldest and largest educational institution for Landscape Architecture in China, boasting the best teaching, research, and student performance in the country. The school currently combines five disciplines–Landscape Architecture, Architecture, Urban Planning and Design, Landscape Plants and Ornamental
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
|On March 16, the American Society of Landscape Archi|
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.
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.
The call for the contributions in the categories of Landscape architectural design, Plans of all categories, Studies and resea
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.
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.
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