Jobs in Landscape Architecture

Job opportunities at DFLA-Dermot Foley Landscape Architects For recent graduates in landscape architecture or recently chartered landscape architects. DFLA (Dermot Foley Landscape Architects) is a busy small practice in Dublin’s city centre with a great range of interesting and innovative projects. We explore landscape architecture on many levels from research to design to community engagement. Our core objective is to get innovative projects actually built. … Continue reading Jobs in Landscape Architecture

Job of the week: Landscape architect at Foster + Partners

Foster + Partners is seeking a landscape architect to join its team in Battersea, London. Foster + Partners is one of the most innovative architecture and integrated design practices in the world. Based in London, with offices worldwide, the practice has an international reputation, with buildings on six continents. Since its inception we have won more than 620 awards for excellence. Foster + Partners believe … Continue reading Job of the week: Landscape architect at Foster + Partners

Landscape Architecture jobs/internships in London for graduates, year-out students and experienced designers

Our friends at HTA are also recruiting for landscape architects. Their landscape architecture studio in Camden, London is looking for a number of talented, highly communicative and ambitious people to join their growing team. They are interested in hearing from chartered, or near chartered landscape architects with a minimum of 3 years project delivery experience, studio and site experience and strong technical, drafting and graphic skills and … Continue reading Landscape Architecture jobs/internships in London for graduates, year-out students and experienced designers

Landscape Internships and Jobs – Gustafson Porter

Gustafson Porter are expanding their team. Check out the opportunities below for graduates and experienced Landscape Architects. LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE OR ARCHITECTURE ASSISTANT OR INTERN – exceptional graphics and AutoCad; knowledge of Rhino would be advantageous. Please send your portfolio and CV to enquiries@gustafson-porter.com (no more than 7MB, please). They are also advertising the following. – EXPERIENCED LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT or ARCHITECT with 5 years+ experience and strong in hard … Continue reading Landscape Internships and Jobs – Gustafson Porter

Match the designer to the design: who is responsible for the Natural History Museum landscape designs?

The Natural History Museum has released images of the five concept strategies put forward by the shortlisted teams vying to win the design competition to reshape the Museum’s grounds and reinvigorate its public setting in the heart of London’s South Kensington. The shortlisted teams, comprising architects in collaboration with landscape architects and other sub-consultants (not listed here), were announced in November 2013 and include: BIG (Bjarke Ingels Group) with … Continue reading Match the designer to the design: who is responsible for the Natural History Museum landscape designs?

Landscape Institute leads call to address flooding – featured on BBC, Telegraph and Guardian

On Friday, the Landscape Institute stepped into the flood debate to encourage the Government to address flooding through a combined interdisciplinary approach with landscape architects, architects, engineers, hydrologists, ecologists and other specialists. The LI’s President Sue Illman led a team of experts to highlight what can be done to manage water in urban and rural areas. Sue’s letter was published on the same day that University … Continue reading Landscape Institute leads call to address flooding – featured on BBC, Telegraph and Guardian

Ten Internships and Graduate Opportunities for Landscape Architects in 2014

For those of you dusting off your CV’s for big plans this year check out some of the great opportunities for landscape architects in the UK and abroad: The Summer Student Program at the SWA Group: http://www.swagroup.com/about-us/students The Forestry Commission Graduate Development Programme: http://www.forestry.gov.uk/forestry/infd-6sreal Hargreaves‘ Summer Internship Program: http://www.hargreaves.com/internships/index.php The Van Alen Institute is currently advertising for interns for this coming year: http://www.vanalen.org/uploads/documents/news/winter-spring-internships1387219295.pdf The Royal Parks employs many landscape … Continue reading Ten Internships and Graduate Opportunities for Landscape Architects in 2014

Rising tides and storm surges

Several interesting initiatives where landscape architects have been involved in addressing storm surges and rising tides in Europe and North America: – Facing up to Rising Sea Levels: Retreat, Defend, Attack? – Rising Currents – On the Palisade Bay – Mississippi Floods: Designing a Shifting Landscape Are there any other references anyone can offer? Image: Scape Studio, Oystertecture Continue reading Rising tides and storm surges

Landscape Architects Take Centre Stage in Climate Crisis

Last week the website Sourceable published an article highlighting the increasing importance of landscape architects to addressing the issues of climate change. They claim that ‘Landscape architects are integral in climate change mitigation and work with regional and national planning departments to implement strategies and mitigation designs.’ Check out the full article for more. Continue reading Landscape Architects Take Centre Stage in Climate Crisis