Leading Landscape Architects in new book by phaidon

A new book on leading contemporary landscape architecture practices has been written by Greenwich graduate Meaghan Kombol, and will be published next month by Phaidon. The book profiles 30 internationally renowned landscape architects as well as 30 of the best new generation of forward looking and innovative designers. Meaghan was born in Seattle, Washington, and worked for the maverick design company M&Co in New York before … Continue reading Leading Landscape Architects in new book by phaidon

Martha Schwartz Partners is seeking landscape architects

London-based landscape architecture practice Martha Schwartz Partners is seeking landscape architects to work on a range of high quality international projects. See below for information: // // // // Senior landscape architects London, United Kingdom They are a world leading, award-winning, highly creative landscape architecture office whose growing portfolio of UK, European, Middle Eastern projects leads us to look for dynamic, creative, focused and efficient people … Continue reading Martha Schwartz Partners is seeking landscape architects

AJ Reviews Greenwich 2015 Student Show

‘the engagement with landscape appears to have successfully infiltrated all studios this year, embedding the agendas of landscape and urbanism strongly within the school’s culture’ Dan Hills for Architect’s Journal The Architect’s Journal’s annual review of end-of-year student show highlights the presence of landscape across the school at Greenwich. While the AJ is well versed in reviewing the work of architecture students, the recent article by Dan Hills compliments the work … Continue reading AJ Reviews Greenwich 2015 Student Show

Student Competition – A Folly For London

Students wanted for free-to-enter competition for satirical architecture as protest to the proposed Garden Bridge As public engagement & political protest against the proposed private river crossing I would greatly appreciate it if you could inform any of your students or colleagues who may be interested in A Folly For London. Entries are sought from all for architecture of the absurd to highlight the true folly of the Garden Bridge, … Continue reading Student Competition – A Folly For London

Greenwich Project Studio: professional summer work experience, working with an exceptional place.

Greenwich Project Studio: National Maritime Museum, Greenwich Professional summer work experience, working with an exceptional place. Here is a site rich in history, in architecture, in landscape. A client who is eager to engage and open minded. A large public space in London with an extraordinary past in need of a plan for the future. The Maritime Project Studio is a collaboration between the University … Continue reading Greenwich Project Studio: professional summer work experience, working with an exceptional place.

High Achievement Scholarships launched

University of Greenwich High Achievement Scholarship offers bursaries worth £6,000 The University of Greenwich is pleased to announce its High Achievement Scholarships for 2016/17 new entrants. We are committed to inspiring society through the discovery, application and dissemination of knowledge. These scholarships reward excellence and high achievement in students who seek to make a difference to society. Eligibility To be eligible for the High Achievement Scholarship, … Continue reading High Achievement Scholarships launched

Shared Cities: European Prize for Urban Public Space 2014

21 July – 9 August 2015 The latest exhibition at the Royal Academy showcases the twenty-five most outstanding projects shortlisted for the 2014 European Prize for Urban Public Space, which aims to draw attention to interventions that give priority to access over barriers of every kind and encourage appropriation by citizens. Free entry, no need to book. Continue reading Shared Cities: European Prize for Urban Public Space 2014

This Saturday ::: Book Launch ::: East of Eden ::: Architecture and Landscape ::: University of Greenwich

Dear Friends and colleagues, Please join us at the East of Eden Book Launch. This is also the final opportunity to view the University of Greenwich Department of Architecture and Landscape 2015 Exhibition. Saturday 27th June, 2015 14:00 – 16:00 10 Stockwell Street, University of Greenwich, London SE10 9BD Continue reading This Saturday ::: Book Launch ::: East of Eden ::: Architecture and Landscape ::: University of Greenwich

Stockwell Street selected in RIBA best buildings of 2015

The Stockwell Street building at the University of Greenwich has been selected by the RIBA as one of the best buildings of 2015. Described as a ‘delightful building’ by the Daily Telegraph the building hosts the the Department of Architecture and Landscape alongside the main university library, exhibition spaces, workshops and fourteen experimental green roofs. Continue reading Stockwell Street selected in RIBA best buildings of 2015