#100 reasons to study Landscape Architecture at the University of Greenwich

Over the next few months we will be Tweeting (@landscape_gre) 100 Reasons why it is great to study Landscape Architecture at the University of Greenwich. From award winning graduates, such as Marti Franch, to our international lecture series and from hosting the Landscape Institute Conference and IFLA Europe congress to our unique work experience for students with the Royal Parks, we will be sharing many of … Continue reading #100 reasons to study Landscape Architecture at the University of Greenwich

Change career? Design extraordinary landscapes and cities on the Masters of Landscape Architecture at the University of Greenwich.

You can become a Landscape Architect through the Landscape Institute (LI) accredited, 2-year graduate entry Masters of Landscape Architecture (MLA) programme at the University of Greenwich. Continue reading Change career? Design extraordinary landscapes and cities on the Masters of Landscape Architecture at the University of Greenwich.

New design and research journal published at University of Greenwich

A new design and research journal has been launched at the University of Greenwich. TESTING-GROUND, focuses on research, experimentation and design of landscapes, cities and territories. It provides a platform to critique established urban theories and a place to investigate emerging architectural, political and ecological concepts. The journal will feature completed projects, speculative ideas and unfinished works which contribute to discourses around landscape. This first issue, TRAJECTORIES, began … Continue reading New design and research journal published at University of Greenwich

Honorary degree for Marti Franch Batllori

Renowned landscape architect and Greenwich graduate, Marti Franch Batllori, was honoured by the University of Greenwich yesterday. He received an honorary doctorate in graduation ceremonies taking place at the Greenwich Campus. The university awards honorary degrees to individuals of distinction who have made an outstanding contribution to activities related to their field. Marti, described by Harvard Design Magazine as one of the most influential contemporary landscape architects of … Continue reading Honorary degree for Marti Franch Batllori

This Thursday – Topotek1’s Martin Rein-Cano to speak at Greenwich

We hope to see you on Thursday to join the Landscape Architecture programmes at the University of Greenwich as we continue to celebrate our 50th anniversary with a lecture by Martin Rein-Cano, founder of Topotek1. Martin will deliver a Hawksmoor International Lecture on Thursday 18th February at 6:30pm. In his lecture Martin Rein-Cano will be presenting a Topotek 1 project, Superkilen in Copenhagen. Superkilen is a public park in … Continue reading This Thursday – Topotek1’s Martin Rein-Cano to speak at Greenwich

Apply to be a Landscape Architect

Applications are open to study Landscape Architecture and Urbanism at the University of Greenwich, starting in September 2016. If you are interested to be a Landscape Architect contact us and we can arrange an informal visit, for you to meet other students and to see some of our great student work. For undergraduate studies the BA (Hons) Landscape Architecture programme is the ideal entry to become a Landscape Architect. This programme … Continue reading Apply to be a Landscape Architect

Missed the James Corner lecture? Watch it online

Last week landscape architect James Corner delivered the weekly Hawksmoor International Lecture at the University of Greenwich. If you missed it you can watch it online: http://gre.cloud.panopto.eu/Panopto/Pages/Viewer.aspx?id=415f777f-3b5d-4881-aed2-9dc2b8394c4a The weekly series of open public lectures attracts leading voices in architecture, art and landscape architecture. Last year the series included lectures by, among others, Will Alsop, Eelco Hoftman, Peter Wison and Michael Sorkin. This year’s speakers also include landscape architects, such as Marti Franch … Continue reading Missed the James Corner lecture? Watch it online

Sneak preview – landscape architecture student portfolios

Interested in the exceptional work of the Landscape Architecture students at the University of Greenwich? Below are a few in-progress drawings by the  MA Landscape Architecture students who are designing landscapes along the Thames river through exploring the relations between macro infrastructures and small-scale interactions. Well done all! To see more of the postgraduate and undergraduate students in the department, join us on Thursday 16th April for the private-view exhibition of in-progress works. You … Continue reading Sneak preview – landscape architecture student portfolios

Looking for a landscape architect who has a love for landscape, urbanism and architecture…

There are many interesting opportunities for young landscape architects in London – but here is one recently advertised on the Landscape Institute website. *** Studio Egret West Limited Landscape Architect Location: London Salary: £28-30K Job Description Studio Egret West is an award winning, highly creative, Architecture, Urban Design and Landscape practice located in Clerkenwell, London. We are in a new phase of our studio’s evolution in … Continue reading Looking for a landscape architect who has a love for landscape, urbanism and architecture…