Latest Events - Land8.com 2014-04-16T12:38:13Z http://land8.com/events/event/feed?xn_auth=no Suburbia Transformed 3.0, One Garden at a Time: EXPLORING THE AESTHETICS OF LANDSCAPE EXPERIENCE IN THE AGE OF SUSTAINABILITY tag:land8.com,2013-07-31:2025679:Event:666643 2013-07-31T20:27:24.292Z WENJIE LIU http://land8.com/profile/WENJIELIU <p><a href="http://api.ning.com:80/files/GiJqgbF7cCFXJ4Yms*pFyCM70d96wNOImeWNREiz-pdZozOShr6ahM6Kcb5W6ANyvKAtYmrb-MidOJ-2b1tcJM98UBhftBsG/2013CallforEntries.pdf" target="_self">2013%20Call%20for%20Entries.pdf</a></p> <p><b>Suburbia Transformed 3.0</b><b>,</b> One Garden at a Time<b>:</b></p> <p><b>EXPLORING THE AESTHETICS OF LANDSCAPE EXPERIENCE IN THE AGE OF SUSTAINABILITY</b></p> <p><b> </b></p> <p><b>AN INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION FOR BUILT AND VISIONARY (UNBUILT) RESIDENTIAL LANDSCAPES IN…</b></p><br/><br/>Time:<a href="http://land8.com/events/event/listByDate?date=2013-07-31">July 31, 2013</a> at 6pm to <a href="http://land8.com/events/event/listByDate?date=2014-07-31">July 31, 2014</a> at 7pm<br/>Location:Ridgewood, NJ<br/> Street:506 E Ridgewood Ave<br/> City/Town:Ridgewood<br/> Website or Map:<a href="http://www.jamesrosecenter.org">http://www.jamesrosecenter.org</a><br/> Phone:2014466017<br/> <a href="http://land8.com/events/suburbia-transformed-3-0-one-garden-at-a-time-exploring-the/export" class="xg_sprite xg_sprite-download">Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)</a><br/><br/> Nka Foundation and the Abetenim Arts Village in Ghana, NOW ACCEPTING INTERNSHIP APPLICATIONS from Landscape Architecture Students for Fall 2013-Summer 2015 Contact: info@nkafoundation.org tag:land8.com,2013-06-25:2025679:Event:655469 2013-06-25T01:39:28.073Z Nka Foundation http://land8.com/profile/NkaFoundation <p>Nka Foundation provides hands-on, site-based internships for landscape architecture students to learn-by-doing through use of local materials and infrastructure in rural Ghana. Participants live at the Abetenim Arts Village located 40 km Southeast of Kumasi in the Ashanti Region. A typical responsibility is to design-build a site-specific landscape architecture such as a playground for the local elementary school, rest shelter, pond for local species, or rain gardens/drainage design of the…</p><br/><br/>Time:<a href="http://land8.com/events/event/listByDate?date=2013-08-20">August 20, 2013</a> to <a href="http://land8.com/events/event/listByDate?date=2014-08-20">August 20, 2014</a><br/>Location:Kumasi, Ghana<br/> Street:Abetenim Arts Village<br/> City/Town:Abetenim, Ejisu-Juaben District, Ashanti Region<br/> Website or Map:<a href="http://www.nkafoundation.org">http://www.nkafoundation.org</a><br/> Phone:+1 (405) 819-4784<br/> <a href="http://land8.com/events/nka-foundation-and-the-abetenim-arts-village-in-ghana-now/export" class="xg_sprite xg_sprite-download">Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)</a><br/><br/> RE:MARKET 'A Richmond Landmark Reimagined' Farmer's Market Design Competition tag:land8.com,2014-03-12:2025679:Event:711337 2014-03-12T19:34:35.691Z Andrea Almond http://land8.com/profile/AndreaAlmond <p><a href="http://www.jrgbc.org/what-were-doing/green-spaces-competition/" target="_blank">JRGBC Competition Website</a></p> <div class="accordion-body in collapse" id="collapse1"><div class="accordion-inner"><p>The 17th Street Farmer’s Market in downtown Richmond, Virginia, has been a place of commerce since 1779. As part of a larger redevelopment project proposed for the Shockoe Bottom district, the market structure is going to be dismantled and replaced by a modern, public plaza. The…</p> </div> </div><br/><br/>Time:<a href="http://land8.com/events/event/listByDate?date=2014-03-12">March 12, 2014</a> to <a href="http://land8.com/events/event/listByDate?date=2014-05-16">May 16, 2014</a><br/>Location:Virginia<br/> City/Town:Richmond<br/> Website or Map:<a href="http://www.jrgbc.org/what-were-doing/green-spaces-competition/">http://www.jrgbc.org/what-wer…</a><br/> <a href="http://land8.com/events/re-market-a-richmond-landmark-reimagined-farmer-s-market-design/export" class="xg_sprite xg_sprite-download">Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)</a><br/><br/> Breaking Ground: A Talk on Ellen Shipman tag:land8.com,2014-04-04:2025679:Event:715818 2014-04-04T19:24:22.541Z Lansing Moore http://land8.com/profile/LansingMoore <p><span>"The Dean of Women Landscape Architects" spent her youth on frontier outposts before her family moved East. After her marriage to Louis Shipman, she took up residence at the Cornish Art Colony (N.H.) and began creating Colonial Revival gardens. By 1920, Shipman had established a thriving practice in New York City. Among her 600 gardens, her notable projects are Longue Vue House and Gardens in New Orleans, and the Sarah P. Duke Gardens in Durham. Includes a visit to NYBG's Ladies'…</span></p><br/><br/>Time:<a href="http://land8.com/events/event/listByDate?date=2014-05-21">May 21, 2014</a> from 10am to 12pm<br/>Location:The New York Botanical Garden Ross Lecture Hall<br/> Street:2900 Southern Blvd<br/> City/Town:Bronx, NY<br/> Website or Map:<a href="http://nybg.org/adulted">http://nybg.org/adulted</a><br/> Phone:1-800-322-6924<br/> <a href="http://land8.com/events/breaking-ground-a-talk-on-ellen-shipman/export" class="xg_sprite xg_sprite-download">Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)</a><br/><br/> Breaking Ground: A Talk on Beatrix Farrand tag:land8.com,2014-04-04:2025679:Event:715822 2014-04-04T19:26:25.149Z Lansing Moore http://land8.com/profile/LansingMoore <p><span>The only female founding member of the American Society of Landscape Architects, Farrand was born in New York City, and studied horticulture with Charles Sprague Sargent, director of the Arnold Arboretum. Through her social connections, she received major estate commissions and developed a reputation for an elegant style and rich architectural detail. While Farrand completed more than 110 gardens—including projects for the White House and The Morgan Library—her most notable surviving…</span></p><br/><br/>Time:<a href="http://land8.com/events/event/listByDate?date=2014-06-04">June 4, 2014</a> from 10am to 12pm<br/>Location:The New York Botanical Garden Ross Lecture Hall<br/> City/Town:Bronx, NY<br/> Website or Map:<a href="http://www.nybg.org/adulted">http://www.nybg.org/adulted</a><br/> Phone:1-800-322-6942<br/> <a href="http://land8.com/events/breaking-ground-a-talk-on-beatrix-farrand/export" class="xg_sprite xg_sprite-download">Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)</a><br/><br/> LARE Section 4: An Intensive Review tag:land8.com,2013-12-09:2025679:Event:693479 2013-12-09T21:51:33.096Z Amanda Wesley http://land8.com/profile/AmandaWesley <p><span>Designed for students preparing to take LARE Section 4: Construction Documentation. This workshop covers the knowledge and skills for preparing plans, including demolition, grading, drainage, planting, and stormwater management. Also covers construction documentation and specifications.</span><br></br></p> <p>Advance enrollment required; no enrollment at the door. Students are expected to bring basic drafting supplies, trace paper, and a calculator to class for this…</p><br/><br/>Time:<a href="http://land8.com/events/event/listByDate?date=2014-06-06">June 6, 2014</a> at 1pm to <a href="http://land8.com/events/event/listByDate?date=2014-06-07">June 7, 2014</a> at 5pm<br/>Location:Westwood: G33E UCLA Extension Bldg.<br/> Street:10995 Le Conte Ave<br/> City/Town:Los Angeles<br/> Website or Map:<a href="https://www.uclaextension.edu/pages/Course.aspx?reg=246220">https://www.uclaextension.edu…</a><br/> Phone:3108259414<br/> <a href="http://land8.com/events/lare-section-4-an-intensive-review-3/export" class="xg_sprite xg_sprite-download">Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)</a><br/><br/> LARE Section 3: An Intensive Review tag:land8.com,2013-12-09:2025679:Event:693546 2013-12-09T21:48:42.890Z Amanda Wesley http://land8.com/profile/AmandaWesley <p><span>Designed for students preparing to take LARE Section 3: Design. This workshop covers the knowledge and skills required for site design from principles of design and initial programming through preliminary design stages. Revised exam includes analysis, details, and design materials.</span><br/> <br/><i>Enrollment deadline: Jun 5</i><span> </span><br/><br/><span>Westwood: G33E UCLA Extension Bldg. </span><br/><span>Sunday, 9am-5pm, </span><br/><span>June 8 </span></p><br/><br/>Time:<a href="http://land8.com/events/event/listByDate?date=2014-06-08">June 8, 2014</a> from 9am to 5pm<br/>Location:Westwood: G33W UCLA Extension Bldg.<br/> Street:10995 Le Conte Ave<br/> City/Town:Los Angeles<br/> Website or Map:<a href="https://www.uclaextension.edu/pages/Course.aspx?reg=246219">https://www.uclaextension.edu…</a><br/> Phone:3108259414<br/> <a href="http://land8.com/events/lare-section-3-an-intensive-review-3/export" class="xg_sprite xg_sprite-download">Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)</a><br/><br/> Breaking Ground: A Talk on Marian Coffin tag:land8.com,2014-04-04:2025679:Event:715892 2014-04-04T19:28:17.887Z Lansing Moore http://land8.com/profile/LansingMoore <p><span>After graduating from MIT with a degree in landscape architecture in 1904, Coffin established a successful landscape design practice in New York City. Her clients included some of America's most distinguished families, including the Fricks, Vanderbilts, Huttons, and du Ponts. An astute businesswoman who insisted on the same fees as her male counterparts, she designed over 50 significant estate gardens in the Northeast and was recognized for her refined and elegant work, including the…</span></p><br/><br/>Time:<a href="http://land8.com/events/event/listByDate?date=2014-06-18">June 18, 2014</a> from 10am to 12pm<br/>Location:The New York Botanical Garden Ross Lecture Hall<br/> City/Town:Bronx, NY<br/> Website or Map:<a href="http://www.nybg.org/adulted">http://www.nybg.org/adulted</a><br/> Phone:1-800-322-6924<br/> <a href="http://land8.com/events/breaking-ground-a-talk-on-marian-coffin/export" class="xg_sprite xg_sprite-download">Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)</a><br/><br/> LARE Reivew Section 1 tag:land8.com,2013-12-09:2025679:Event:693543 2013-12-09T21:42:46.236Z Amanda Wesley http://land8.com/profile/AmandaWesley <p><span>Designed for students who are preparing to take the LARE Section 1: Project and Construction Administration, this workshop covers the knowledge and skills associated with regulations, contracts, and construction administration processes.</span><br/> <br/><span>Westwood: G33E UCLA Extension Bldg. </span><br/><span>Saturday, 9am-5pm, </span><br/><span>June 21 </span></p><br/><br/>Time:<a href="http://land8.com/events/event/listByDate?date=2014-06-21">June 21, 2014</a> from 9am to 5pm<br/>Location:G33W UCLA Extension Bldg.<br/> Street:10995 Le Conte Ave<br/> City/Town:Los Angeles<br/> Website or Map:<a href="https://www.uclaextension.edu/pages/Course.aspx?reg=246217">https://www.uclaextension.edu…</a><br/> Phone:3108259414<br/> <a href="http://land8.com/events/lare-reivew-section-1-1/export" class="xg_sprite xg_sprite-download">Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)</a><br/><br/> LARE Section 2: An Intensive Review tag:land8.com,2013-12-09:2025679:Event:693637 2013-12-09T21:46:03.124Z Amanda Wesley http://land8.com/profile/AmandaWesley <p><span>Designed for students who are preparing to take the LARE Section 2: Inventory and Analysis, this workshop covers the knowledge and skills related to inventory, data gathering, analysis, programming, regional land use planning, site land use planning, and principles of design.</span><br/> <br/><span>Westwood: G33E UCLA Extension Bldg. </span><br/><span>Sunday, 9am-5pm, </span><br/><span>June 22 </span></p><br/><br/>Time:<a href="http://land8.com/events/event/listByDate?date=2014-06-22">June 22, 2014</a> from 9am to 5pm<br/>Location:Westwood: G33W UCLA Extension Bldg.<br/> Street:10995 Le Conte Ave<br/> City/Town:Los Angeles<br/> Website or Map:<a href="https://www.uclaextension.edu/pages/Course.aspx?reg=246218">https://www.uclaextension.edu…</a><br/> Phone:3108259414<br/> <a href="http://land8.com/events/lare-section-2-an-intensive-review-4/export" class="xg_sprite xg_sprite-download">Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)</a><br/><br/>