Leo Gonzales
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  • Philippines

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  • Munaf Yoysufmiya Wadkar
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Leo Gonzales replied to Rob Halpern's discussion 'Not Your Grandmother's Landscape: Abu Dhabi Plaza'
"This is a wonderful translation of local culture into landscape ideas, and IMO, the best strategy to educate and create a sense of ownership within the local population.  When we are able to tap this connection with the users, we help them…"
Mar 21, 2014
Leo Gonzales replied to Rob Halpern's discussion 'Not Your Grandmother's Landscape: Abu Dhabi Plaza'
"On the flip side, 'big names' have a greater chance of introducing new design ideas and principles that in a lot of cases are beyond the layman's (VIP or not) understanding of what these spaces could be here. Also, these projects…"
Mar 21, 2014
Clifford I. Sasela liked Leo Gonzales's photo
Nov 8, 2013
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Aug 19, 2013

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I am a...
Landscape Architect, Project Manager, Principal
University of the Philippines
Current Employment:
Abu Dhabi Municipality
Personal Website:
Favorite Designers
Tropical Design
Roberto Burle Marx
Toots Hibbert and Robert Marley
Other Crafts/ Interests
Landscape Photography

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At 10:49pm on April 15, 2013, Edward Flaherty said…

All is well, Leo.  How about you?

At 1:47am on January 5, 2012, Joey Francis O. Balgos said…

Thanks for the add! Idol pa rin!

At 8:56am on August 17, 2011, James Richards said…

Hey, thanks Leo!  You have some amazing hand drawn work here!


At 1:12am on August 26, 2010, wakamie said…
At 7:43am on August 18, 2010, Vanessa Abellera said…
wow. yun lang. wow.
At 6:18am on April 7, 2010, Palang Sittithaworn said…
Hello Leo,

Thanks for adding me and Nice to meet you here.

At 4:59am on September 29, 2009, Munaf Yoysufmiya Wadkar said…
nice to be in touch again......... just i have added you in my yahoo list. i will soon be in your touch.
can you please send me the pictures of our court yard....... take your time....... not in hurry....
thanks..... regards to all (whoever left) in nakheel office
At 9:06am on September 24, 2009, Munaf Yoysufmiya Wadkar said…
Hi leo,...... this is Munaf... send me your personel id. take care. REGARDs
At 9:05am on September 24, 2009, Munaf Yoysufmiya Wadkar said…
Hi Leo... This is your ex-collegue Munaf.
I have started a full flaged Landscape Engineering Institute in India. Named NILE ie. National Institute of Landscape Engineerign......... running well and doing well.... every thing is perfectly going on. Alhamdulillah.....
I still remember your last advice... "do not spend, but spend on things which will bring back"/////// thanks my friend God bless you.... and to Nakheel.. i got a lot from Nakheel.... and i remember you as good friend of mine..... be in touch.
Greeting and regards to all///////
At 3:56am on January 16, 2009, Jojo Navarro said…
Hi Leo, we're doing Dubai Waterfront Phase 5, what Standards are you using over there?

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