James Corner, ASLA - USC Distinguished Visitor in Landscape Architecture
James Corner is a registered landscape architect and urban designer. In 1989 he founded Field Operations, now a leading landscape architecture and urban design practice based in New York City. Field Operations comprises nearly 30 professionals, many with cross-disciplinary backgrounds in landscape architecture, urban design, architecture and communication art. In addition Corner is the chair of Landscape Architecture at the University of Pennsylvania School of Design.