Call for papers for 2nd Asia-Pacific Urban Forestry Meeting

Screen Shot 2017-03-30 at 20.23.56The c`ll  for papers for the 2nd Asia-Pacific Urban Forestry Meeting is now open.

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

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Three international lecturers in landscape architecture at the World Summit on Design

osmdThe World Design Summit announces three featured speakers in landscape architecture

  • 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

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English-taught International Master’s Program in Landscape Architecture (MLA) at Beijing Forestry University

InsertPic_8998This 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

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Biophilic Cities Journal

 

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IFLA News – Issue 28

Sander Hermans 2016 winning competition entry

Sander Hermans 2016 winning competition entry

IFLA News Issue 28 is out – with details of the IFLA Student DesignCompetition Retrospective Exhibition – you can download it here.

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IFLA ASIA-PAC LA AWARDS & LUMINARY AWARD 2017

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Dear IFLA friends and delegates,

We are pleased to announce the launch of IFLA Asia-Pac LA Awards & LA Luminary Award 2017.

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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

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ASLA statement in response to President Trump’s 2018 budget proposal

C7H2ARRUwAQhwyvOn March 16, the American Society of Landscape Archi

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IFLA News – Issue 27

Screen-Shot-2016-12-16-at-08.08.27IFLA News – Issue 27 is out – with news of the second call for the World Design Summit. You can download it as a PDF here.

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AILA 2017 National Landscape Architecture Awards – International Entries Open

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World Design Summit Montreal 2017 – 2nd Call for Proposals

Screen Shot 2017-03-08 at 22.38.53For 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

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IFLA News Issue 26

IFLA News- imageIFLA 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.

NZILA Summer 2017 Magazine

Summer17CVR_TripleThe 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/)

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IFLA News – Issue 25

DM pic 2016Issue 25 of IFLA News is now out – with news of the IFLA Advisory Circle. You can download it as a PDF here.

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Deadline extended for abstract submission to ICON LA International Conference

icon-la-logoThe 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.

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Deadline extended for the call for abstracts – 5th IFLA Africa symposium

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LEARNING THE LANDSCAPE — LANDSCAPES OF LEARNING, APPRENDRE LE PAYSAGE — PAYSAGES D’APPRENTISSAGE 

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IFLA News – Issue 24

SGJA juryThe IFLA news is our with details of the SGJA committee and jury. You can download it as a PDF here.

IFLA News – Issue 23

hedgerow1-copyIFLA 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.

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Call for the 7th Landscape Exhibition in Belgrade

7th Landscape Exhibition Belgrade, 1st Call copySALA/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

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Public parks: securing a sustainable future

Screen Shot 2017-02-14 at 22.23.09The 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

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IFLA announces details of 2017 Student Design Competition

Screen Shot 2017-03-29 at 12.11.56The 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

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IFLA News – Issue 22

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Call for papers for the 5th IFLA-Africa Symposium

2017 07 affiche A1_français 2017 07 affiche A1_englishThe 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.

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IFLA News – Issue 21

Screen Shot 2017-03-08 at 22.38.53Issue 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.

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Magasinet Landskab – The Danish/Nordic magazine available for download

500xYou 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

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LA+ Journal announces the launch of an open design ideas competition

Imagination_Island with banner-01[1]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

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