Resumes, Portfolios, leave-behinds, mailers, digital and in print! Landscape Architects need to be able to showcase their work. Discuss the marketing materials we use to apply for jobs and show prospective clients here.See More
"I don't mind the "idea" of lounges, it's just the execution of the lounge that was poorly done, in my opinion. It bears little resemblance/reference to the human form that's intended to use it. They appear to not be used…"
"ps, good point about the Memorial benches inappropriate use, also , Thomas, but I hate that design in the memorial and hate it in the High Line..What exactly is that design good for? And the people who worked on the Memorial wanted to commemorate…"
"Yeah, those things you call 'lounges' Thomas - I really hate them..Why can we continuously RUIN something as old as a bench, for goodness sakes..I have one college, an LA who does most of our big designs, who has a personal hatred for…"
"As noted earlier, it's interesting that the design strives to recapture the condition of the tracks after they had gone unused for decades, only with a veneer of "style". Urban decay had given the raised platform a unique character…"
"I guess it depends on how you want to critique it. It is the only piece of landscape architecture that I have ever seen non-industry related people post about on Facebook so in that sense it is pretty successful."
"I think that is a really important point, Jason, how high-maintenance his design is, just to appear natural.. This goes against the basic tenets of ecological design, sustainable design. He would have been better off creating some kind of matrix and…"
"Corner is known for his 'ecological' types of plantings. The High Line is one of the most intensely cultivated parts of NYC. It just looks naturalistic. The special soils, the irrigation, the constant pruning, thinning, and weeding...its…"
"I have two comments on the Highl Line design - I think 'feathered paving' is a very weak design element, difficult to maintain, prone to construction problems, and something that looks better in plan than when walking with one's…"
Is this one of the more complete designs? I'm trying to critique this design, but couldn't find much to do so.I read an article from Landscape Architecture Magazine about taking it's original natural essence. Also found issues with the wood they you used as it came from the rain forest area.I was wandering if anyone had critical thoughts about this designSee More
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
Hi, I'm working at landscape design studio. When I search about seat wall or plaza bench, i've found like these images..but i don't know the name of this(mark) and what this is used for. Just for design or purposeful things?please let me know~ …Continue
Trump promises a lot of deregulation, a lot of infrastructure building, jobs, economic growth, and, he's an experienced developer... so how do you think his presidency will impact our profession? Will we see more projects coming in? Less red tape?…Continue