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Landslide 2020: Women Take the Lead – South Cove

Landscape architects Susan Child and Douglas Reed, environmental artist Mary Miss, and architect Stan Eckstut designed this site within the 92-acre mixed-use community of...

Richard Haag Projects: Bloedel Reserve – Working with Prentice Bloedel

What began as a commission to finish a Thomas Church design led to other projects at Bloedel. Interviewed by Charles A. Birnbaum, November 2004. For more...

Laurie Olin on the History and Design of Columbus Circle

Olin shares how early plans from the 1980s and 1990s informed the final design. These clips are extended, uncut interviews with landscape architect Laurie...

Harriet Pattison Biography: Europe [8 of 13]

While traveling through Europe, Pattison by chance attends the coronation of England’s Queen Elizabeth II. Interviewed by Charles A. Birnbaum, June 2015. For more information about...

Landslide 2020: Women Take the Lead – Sara Zewde on her journey to landscape architecture

Sara Zewde says growing up in Louisiana where virtually every part of daily life takes place in public space was the beginning of her...

Landslide 2020: Women Take the Lead – Judith Tankard on Beatrix Farrand

The Country Place Era, which occurred from the 1890s to the late 1920s, saw several woman landscape practitioners come to prominence including Beatrix Farrand,...

James van Sweden Biography: Born to Be an Architect [2 of 8]

College experiences nurtured an interest in architecture and later provided the catalyst to pursue landscape architecture. Interviewed by Charles A. Birnbaum, August 2009. For more information...

Landslide 2020: Women Take the Lead – Mary Miss on her “Staged Gates”

In a richly illustrated interview, artist Mary Miss describes the creation of a dramatic art installation on the hillside of the Olmsted Brothers-designed Hills...

Landslide 2020: Women Take the Lead – Martha Schwartz and Peter Walker on Children’s Park and Pond

The only project designed by landscape architect Martha Schwartz in collaboration with her then husband landscape architect Peter Walker is a park in downtown...