Symposium Day 21 September 2018
Climate change causes an important impact on the increase of rain, and more particularly on the intensity of rainfall precipitations. Combined with growing land waterproofing, this multiplies the risk of flooding.
The 2nd Edition of the Brussels Urban Landscape Biennial dives into the stakes related to water management in urban environments. How to deal with the retention, infiltration or evacuation of rainwater in an integrated manner? Can landscape architecture
BRILLIANT CLOSURE OF THE EULAND21 PROJECT MERGING SUMMERSHOOL HAND-ON ACTIVITIES AND OPEN CONFERENCE REFLECTIONS
A hectic week in Vilnius Gediminas Technical University Faculty of Architecture to reflect on the future confluence of professionals, students, politicians and stakeholders in Landscape Architecture.
The last week of August in summerly Lithuania was the meeting point for a series of events to facilitate learning, transference of knowledge from professional to academic and closure to
We wish to draw your attention to an event taking place next month in Tullamore, Ireland. It is a one-day conference organised by the Irish Landscape Institute in partnership with the International Federation of Landscape Architecture (IFLA Europe), World Urban Parks Europe Region and Entente Florale Europe. These three international organisations have through Memoranda of Understanding (MOUs), signed in 2017, recognised that they share many common values and objectives and agreed to cooperat
he International Federation of Landscape Architects (IFLA), which represents the worldwide profession of Landscape Architecture, proudly announced today at a special ceremony at their World Congress in Singapore that American Landscape Architect Anne Whiston Spirn has been selected as the winner of the 2018 premier award for Landscape Architecture, the IFLA – Sir Geoffrey Jellicoe Award.
The Award Jury composed of a Landscape Architect from each of the five IFLA regions, and the Secretary Gen
TRANS-EUROPEAN EDUCATION FOR LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS EU-LAND21
Landscape Architects International Summer School: August 27 – 31, 2018
Vilnius Gediminas Technical University Faculty of Architecture
Trakų str. 1, 01332 Vilnius Lithuania
Agenda v. 5 2018-7-20
The International Summer School gives the perfect opportunity to extend academic knowledge, deepen understanding and develop practical skills for landscape planning, design and maintenance under the guidance of outstanding tutors from the recogni
LILA – Landezine International Landscape Award 2018 winners and jury members will explore ‘attitudes’ in landscape architecture. Speakers are internationally renowned and distinguished landscape architects from USA, Sweden, France, Netherlands, Switzerland, Russia, Kenya and Germany.
10:30 Introduction: Antje Stokman (HCU), Zaš Brezar (Landezine), Franz Josef Höing (Chief Planning Director of Hamburg)
11:00 Denis Leontiev (Strelka KB)
11:30 Discussion: Robert Schäfer, Sylvia Karres (K
IFLA Europe encourages all to support and widely share the Berlin Call to Action “Cultural Heritage for the Future of Europe”. We are glad to invite all of you to sign online.
The Berlin Call to Action was presented at the European Cultural Heritage Summit on 22 June 2018 in Berlin by the 3 co-hosting organisations, namely Europa Nostra, the German Cultural Heritage Committee (DNK) acting as national coordinator of the European Year of Cultural Heritage in Germany, and the Prussian Cultural Heri
Landscape Architecture as a common ground
IFLA Europe Projects Exhibition 2018
We are pleased to announce that in September this year at the General Assembly, the first IFLA Europe Exhibition presenting the work of landscape architecture in Europe will be opened.
The aim of the exhibition is to present representative projects of almost all IFLA Europe member countries. The idea of this presentation is to show the role of landscape architects in the contemporary shaping of outdoor space. The land
GEORGE L. ANAGNOSTOPOULOS (1927-2018)
George L Anagnostopoulos was born in 1927 in Athens. His father Lambros Anagnostopoulos was director of the Bank of Greece and the National Bank of Greece and his grandfather George Anagnostopoulos from Messologgi was General Secretary of the Greek High Court, and represented the country in, among other, the independent Principality of Samos (within the Ottoman Empire) where he was sent by Greece to assist with the Principality’s finances in 1903.
GSI 2018 Scientific Activity will be held in Podgorica at CenterVille Hotel and Experiences between 5thto 8th September 2018 and is organized by Global Science Institute (www.gsico.info/sym) in collaboration with Montenegro Mediterranean University. There are three parallel symposiums with three special sessions, two panels, “Talk with Journal Editors” Meeting and Keynote Speeches and a Mini-Symposium on Sustainable Aviation Management within the GSI 2018 scientific activity.
The congress aims to make visible the great diversity that exists in the practice of Landscape Architecture nowadays, as well as to promote its fundamental role to face the contemporary challenges of our time.
We bring together national and international experts from research and practice that will present current European strategies and experiences and present examples of specific projects. In doing so, it intends to initiate a debate on the scope of the discipline of contemporary Landscape Arc
SUCCESS STORY TO FACILITATE LEARNING, EMPLOYABILITY AND LABOUR MOBILITY IN LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE
The Université d’architecture La Cambre Horta in Brussels, has been the chosen venue for a dissemination and open debate session related project EU-Land21: “Trans-European Education for Landscape Architects” (Nr. 2016-1-LT01-KA203-0232019) funded under the Erasmus+ Strategic Partnership programme.
The multiplier event gathered professionals and students from 11 different nationalities to talk abo
TRANS-EUROPEAN EDUCATION FOR LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS | EU-LAND21
It is my pleasure to inform you that on 28th April 2018, Brussels Université d’architecture La Cambre Horta Place Eugene Flagey, 19, will be the venue of an interesting Multiplier Event, related to the project EU-LAND21: “Trans-European Education for Landscape Architects” (Nr. 2016-1-LT01-KA203-0232019) funded under the Erasmus+ Strategic Partnership programme.
The consortium gathers universities from Hungary, Estonia, Poland, the N
SPACES CROSSING BORDERS – THE FIRST CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPEAN PLANNING CONFERENCE IN BUDAPEST, 23-24 MAY, 2018
We are happy to announce the forthcoming conference organised by the Corvinus University of Budapest in collaboration with the European Council of Spatial Planners (ECTP-CEU) and the Hungarian Society for Urban Planning.
· International conference with specific focus on Central and Eastern Europe
· Plenary sessions, workshops and on-site sessions
· Paper prop
What better way to illustrate the synergies between cultural heritage and tourism and their benefits for Europe’s society, economy and the environment than a Europe-wide Awards scheme highlighting such remarkable achievements ?
As a contribution to the European Year of Cultural Heritage, the European Cultural Tourism Network (ECTN), the European Travel Commission (ETC) and Europa Nostra have launched the 2018 Awards Cultural Heritage as an Asset for Responsible and Sustainable Tourism.
Returning to Singapore for the second time, the 55th IFLA World Congress 2018 will be the largest and most significant event for landscape professionals in the world. Supported by 5 regions – Americas, Europe, Africa, Middle East and Asia Pacific, it sets the stage at the ‘City in a Garden’ for professionals, government bodies and academics to be part of the in-depth discourse on trends, challenges, and business opportunities on a global scale. IFLA World Congress 2018 is the key platform that c
French Département des Alpes-Maritimes launched landscape creations contestas part of the Côte d’Azur Gardens Festival, « Festival des Jardins de la Côte d’Azur »,
Building on the success of the 1st edition, the Côte d’Azur Gardens Festival will be held In 2019.
From March 30th to April 28th, 2019, the Côte d’Azur Gardens Festival will have two components: a landscape design contest open to landscape professionals and more than 200 events. The landscape works realised by international teams wi
Conference „Landscape Architecture in the Baltic States – a Century Retrospective and Future Perspectives“ will take place in Vilnius or Kaunas, Lithuania at the mi-October 2018. The Conference will be hosted by the Lithuanian Association of Landscape Architects (LALA), Aleksandras Stulginskis University (ASU) and Klaipeda University (KU).
It is our great pleasure to invite you to the Conference “Landscape Architecture in the Baltic States – a Century Retrospective and Future Perspectives“,
The Gardens of Peace project consists in creating around fifteen perennial gardens in 2018 on the theme of peace in the Hauts-de-France region, in France, a hundred years after the end of the First World War. This new memorial trail will pay tribute to the countless deaths on French soil between 1914 and 1918, and bear witness to the number and diversity of the countries involved in this conflict. The project is initiated by the Association Art & gardens – Hauts-de-France and by the French Cen
NATIONAL LANDSCAPE FORUM 2018 – IRELAND’S WATERSCAPES
Irelands Waterscapes– there are few locations on the island of Ireland where water does not feature in the landscape – as streams, rivers, lakes, estuaries and seascapes. It is a vital ingredient that often defines the quality, health and cultural/natural richness of our landscape. We swim in it, drink it, contaminate it, flood-relief contain and fish in it.
How often do we discuss it in the context of an integrated landscape approach? Irela