Masters students form new practice and win first commissions

Three inspiring MA Landscape Architecture students from the University of Greenwich, Maddy Gunn, Mei-Ling Schmidt and Ed Scobie, recently formed a new design practice (XMPL) and have already undertaken their first commissions. Read below their story:   *** During the final term of our Masters we approached the Friends of City Gardens and asked if there was anyway that we could be involved with their … Continue reading Masters students form new practice and win first commissions

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

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.

Tim Waterman to join University of Greenwich

We are delighted to announce that Tim Waterman has joined the University of Greenwich as coordinator of landscape theory. Tim will join a team of over 20 lecturers, tutors and professionals who teach the landscape architecture programmes at Greenwich. Tim is Chair of the Young Professionals’ Advocacy Working Group, Professional Practice and Policy Committee of the International Federation of Landscape Architects and the honorary editor of Landscape: The Journal … Continue reading Tim Waterman to join University of Greenwich

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

Landscape Alumni Win International Competition

Four alumni from the MA Landscape Architecture programme at the University of Greenwich, Rowan Case, Ed Gant, Sarah Tolley and Arlene Decker, have won the Designing the Urban Commons competition, organised by Theatrum Mundi. Their proposal CarbonSync, which set out new spaces for urban commoning was selected by an international jury, including: Richard Sennett (Theatrum Mundi), Sarah Wigglesworth, Amica Dall (Assemble Studio), Francesca Ferguson (Make City Festival), Justin McGuirck (Strelka Press) and Ricky Burdett … Continue reading Landscape Alumni Win International Competition

Gustafson Porter sponsor the MA / MSc Advanced Landscape Studio exhibition

University of Greenwich students on the MA Landscape Architecture and the MSc Advanced Landscape and Urbanism programmes are excited to invite you to the Practice Private View of our end-of-year exhibition. The evening opens at 17:00 on Tuesday 16th of June and will feature a variety of different landscape projects aiming to re-imagine South East London Sites for the 21st Century. As well as having opportunity to meet and … Continue reading Gustafson Porter sponsor the MA / MSc Advanced Landscape Studio exhibition

London Landscape Exhibition – Opening Monday

On behalf of the MA Landscape Architecture Students at the University of Greenwich, you are formally invited to the private view of the graduating students’ work. Monday, 5:30pm – 9:00pm, The Gallery (Alan Baxter Associates), Cowcross Street, London The exhibition has been organised and curated by the students – and is generously supported by Wilder Associates, Colvin and Moggridge, Hillier, Green and Blue Urban, and LDA … Continue reading London Landscape Exhibition – Opening Monday

Welcome to the Landscape

The Landscape is a platform for landscape, design, architecture and urbanism. It includes quick news on projects, exhibitions, lectures and events as well as longer articles and reviews. If you would like to join the team, contribute an article or publish a project please get in touch. The Landscape was launched in September 2013 and is published at the University of Greenwich, London. The University of Greenwich is a leading … Continue reading Welcome to the Landscape