Landscape Architecture

I was in the middle of working on a piece about the landscapes of Chicago when I received the sad news that Peter Lindsay Schaudt, a partner in the Chicago landscape architecture firm, Hoerr Schaudt, had passed away at the far too young a Blog Post
Jul 22, 2015   By Mark Hough
Other cities have opened up tall buildings to the public; Pittsburgh envisions doing the same with US Steel, which has a 1-acre flat roof.
Feb 4, 2010   PopCity Magazine
My classmate was up in front of everyone, flapping and flailing, pleading his case and getting shot down at every turn. It was a bit like watching a train wreck in slow motion. It was also kind of like looking in the mirror. Blog Post
Nov 9, 2009   By Jeffrey Barg
Forgive me Olmsted, for I have sinned. I have strayed. I have coveted. I have had doubts. I have thought about kicking urban design to the curb like a mangy puppy. Blog Post
Sep 21, 2009   By Jeffrey Barg
A review of a new book <em>Building Commons and Community</em> by Karl Linn, a landscape architect and psychologist who worked to create vibrant community spaces in abandoned lots and boring institutional settings.
Aug 30, 2009   re:place Magazine
In Honolulu, plans for 21 train stations on the new Kapolei to Ala Moana rail are raising eyebrows, primarily because of their significant size. Designers have taken steps to hide the bulk through landscaping and camouflage.
Aug 6, 2009   The Honolulu Advertiser
Barry Diller, IAC, and his wife, Diane Von Furstenburg, a well-known fashion designer, have donated $10 million to the Friends of the High Line, which is a non-profit group that manages the project.
Jun 3, 2009   THE DIRT
Landscape architect Paula Meijerink is calling on designers to rethink asphalt, and she's taking her efforts to the streets.
Dec 8, 2008   The Boston Globe
A landscape architect from M.I.T. is proposing to create a whole new ecosystem to address water pollution problems in Italy.
Sep 23, 2008   The New York Times
<p>The American Society of Landscape Architects has awarded the Lurie Garden in Chicago's Millennium Park with it's highest honor.</p>
Jul 20, 2008   Marketwatch
<p>Landscape architecture firm dlandstudio is taking the stench out of the Gowanus Canal by building a new public park that is beautiful as well as functional.</p>
Jul 7, 2008   The New York Sun