Mitch Howard
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  • Whittier, CA
  • United States

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Mitch Howard commented on Mark Harrison Hough's blog post 'The Power of Landscape Architecture on the American College Campus'
"This is a great article Mark... I believe the university campus landscape has been the laboratory and the proving ground for much of what we now see in the better city-planning projects. For the most part, these…"
Apr 4, 2014
Mitch Howard liked Mitch Howard's blog post Interview with Landscape Architect Richard E. Scott -- Why I Sketch
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Mitch Howard commented on Mitch Howard's blog post 'Interview with Bernard Trainor of Bernard Trainor + Associates'
"More of Jason Liske's amazing photography work:"
Mar 29, 2014
Mitch Howard liked Rob Halpern's discussion Knowing Our Limits. Habitat Restoration Requires Ecologists Input
Mar 29, 2014
Mitch Howard liked Lucy Wang's blog post Filmtastic Fridays - Desert Breath: Land Art Installation
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Joshua Llaneza liked Mitch Howard's blog post Interview with Bernard Trainor of Bernard Trainor + Associates
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Mitch Howard liked Jessica Wolff's blog post Member Spotlight: Interview with April Philips
Mar 27, 2014
Mitch Howard liked Jessica Wolff's blog post Member Spotlight: Interview with Bernard Trainor
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Profile Information

I am a...
BS in Landscape Architecture from CSUP Southern California
Current Employment:
Self employed
Favorite Designers
Andy Goldsworthy, Rick Joy, Edward R. Tufte, Wim Wenders, Peter Latz, WEST 8 Urban Design, Patric Blanc...

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Interview with Bernard Trainor of Bernard Trainor + Associates

Posted on March 26, 2014 at 9:30am 1 Comment

Bernard Trainor is founding principal and design director of Bernard Trainor + Associates in Monterey, California. Many of BT + A's large-scale projects include sites adjacent to California's protected areas and state preserves. So by…


Interview with Landscape Architect Richard E. Scott -- Why I Sketch

Posted on March 4, 2014 at 9:30am 2 Comments

“I find that pulling out pens, pencils, and tracing paper and sketching, especially in meetings, changes the mood and the design experience for others in the room in a very noticeable way. The…


Interview with "Guru of Grasses" John Greenlee

Posted on October 31, 2013 at 10:00am 0 Comments

Called the "guru of grasses" by Sunset magazine, John Greenlee is an outspoken advocate for the American meadow and the numerous benefits of grassland ecologies. In this interview, John speaks about growing up in suburban Southern California, designing…


Interview with Pete Nelson of Animal Planet's Treehouse Masters

Posted on August 20, 2013 at 11:50am 0 Comments

You may know him as “The Treehouse Man” from Animal Planet’s Treehouse Masters, but Pete Nelson of Nelson Treehouse and Supply is also one of the…


Dwell on Design: The Top Ten Talks

Posted on July 3, 2013 at 1:30pm 0 Comments


Fellow Land8 writer Tony Ignacio and I attended Dwell on Design at the Los Angeles Convention Center June 21st through the 23rd. Our own summary of this annual design extravaganza can be found …


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At 10:06pm on July 25, 2013, Chunling Wu said…

Hi Mitch,

Thank you for adding me as friend in Land8. I'm glad you pick up pen and paper again because it's exactly what I told myself 2 years ago when I started my master degree. You will be very happy too see your improvement after 2 years!



Blog Posts

A Design Alternative for Affordable Housing

Posted by ThanakornW on March 25, 2015 at 9:48pm 0 Comments

As cities are growing and a lot of people being displaced, one of the strategies that can be used to prevent displacement…


Spanish Landscape Architecture: Alcazar of Sevilla Gardens

Posted by Sixto D. Lozano on March 17, 2015 at 4:20am 0 Comments

Have you ever been in a garden built along 1100 years?…


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