Christophe Girot & Charles Jencks in conversation at University of Greenwich

Professor Christophe Girot of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, will be speaking at the University of Greenwich on 24 November to launch his new book The Course of Landscape Architecture. Girot will be joined in a debate by cultural theorist Charles Jencks, moderated by writer Tim Richardson. The event takes place from 6.30pm–7.30pm (with drinks afterwards) at the Tessa Blackstone Lecture Theatre, 11 Stockwell Street, … Continue reading Christophe Girot & Charles Jencks in conversation at University of Greenwich

Charles Jencks – The Cells of Life

On a recent visit to Edinburgh I took a short bus ride to the outskirts of the city to discover Jupiter Artland. It was here that I was to experience Cells of Life, a landform completed in 2010 by Charles Jencks, the American architectural theorist, landscape architect and designer. You enter the artwork on a curved road, opening up from the woods directly into the … Continue reading Charles Jencks – The Cells of Life