IFLA announces Sir Geoffrey Jellicoe Award 2014

LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS’ PREMIER AWARD – SIR GEOFFREY JELLICOE AWARD 2014
 
The International Federation of Landscape Architects (IFLA), which represents the worldwide profession of Landscape Architecture, proudly announced today that Professor Sun Xiao Xiang of Peoples Republic of China is the worthy winner of the Landscape Architects’ premier award for 2014, the Sir Geoffrey Jellicoe Award.
 
Sun Xiao Xiang is recognised as an integral influence within the first generation of “modern” Landscape

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IFLA 51st World Congress

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Thinking and Action; Earth, Home and Landscape of Places
June 5-7, 2014
Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina (UCA) – San Agustín Room

 

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The Central Theme of the 51st IFLA World Congress

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“Today, neither scene nor mirror, but a screen and network.
Neither transcendence nor depth,
but an immanent surface where operations unfold,
the smooth operational surface of communication.
In the image of television,
our whole surrounding universe
and even our own body become a control screen.”
The other by itself by Jean Baudrillard

Thought and Action oriented to academic, research and professional responses:

1. LANDSCAPES IN EMERGENCY_THE LANDSCAPE IN “THE EMERGENCY”
2. HERITAGE LANDSCAPE

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IFLA 2014 World Council Meeting

  • EXCO Meeting – Sunday 1st of June 2014
  • World Council Meeting – Monday 2nd and Tuesday 3rd of June 2014
  • Venue: Consejo Profesional de Arquitectura y Urbanismo (CPAU) 486, 25 de Mayo St. Buenos Aires
  • From: 8.00 am to 1:00 pm and 2.00 pm to 6.00 pm.

Welcome Dinner: Tuesday 3rd of June at 8.00 pm (Place to be determined)

The working documents for the World Council will be distributed to the delegates during the first week of May

 

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IFLA 2014 World Congress Keynote Speakers

Hitesh Metah

Hitesh Mehta best represents the theme of the conference “Thinking and Action” as he successfully marries academia with private practice.  He is an External Examiner, Adjunct Professor, Landscape Architect, Architect, Interior Architect and Environmental Planner and is a multi-International award winning designer with Awards in Landscape Architecture, Planning, Architecture, Urban Design, Creative Writing and Interior Design. Hitesh Mehta has over 27 years experience, having worked and consulte

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IFLA International Student Design Competition 2014

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