"The CE superiority thing is true. I've had transportation CE's challenge my ability to lay out a sidewalk for crying out loud because that is in the domain of transportation design. Same with trails and parking lots. There are just not…"
"I wish there was more opportunity out there for landscape architects, but the reality is that the competition is really intense. It's a good design practice; we make environments more natural and green as opposed to the stark reality of…"
"Drawing is definitely important in all design professions, but there are great landscape designers, gardeners, furniture makers, sculptors, etc. that don't do a lot of super fancy drawings first. I simply stated that in my experience too much…"
"Of course drawing is an important communication tool, but if you can't build an idea or it doesn't work, then all you will end up being is a graphic artist, which is fine in its own right, but that not what we want to be, is it?"
"The education received in a typical college LA program is actually pretty good, it just took me a couple of decades to realize it. Good problem solving, communication and environmental skills are usually acquired. I think one problem is that too…"
I found this topic "FOCUS" to be very fascinating.A few weeks ago, I watched a TV program where American Billionaires BILL GATES and WARREN BUFFETT were being interviewed. At one point in the program, both men were asked to write ONE word on a…Continue
Started by J. Robert Wainner in STORY BOARD on Thursday.
Hi, Guys, I just started my first full-time LA job in a civil engineering firm two months ago. I am in the landscape architecture department. BUT I feel what we've done is not very design-oriented. We have done a lot of land development, zoning and…Continue