Volubilis organises 13th Euro-mediterranean meetings “Dream, do and live the city and the landscapes with digital” – Virtual landscape

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13th Euro-mediterranean meetings “Dream, do and live the city and the landscapes with digital” – Virtual landscape

The association Volubilis organises two days of meetings between landscape professionals, passionate and curious members of society, from 28 to 30 November 2018, at the Theater des Halles, Avignon. It is also the opportunity to mark the 20th anniversary of Volubilis.

The purpose of these meetings is to promote the link and exchanges between mankind and territories. This year, the t

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Call for hosting LE:NOTRE Landscape Forum in 2020 and 2021

Le Notre

The LE:NOTRE Institute invites universities across Europe to express their interest in  hosting the 9th LE:NOTRE Landscape Forum in spring 2020 or in 2021.

The LE:NOTRE Landscape Forum is  a discourse-oriented and interdisciplinary event of four days duration. The forum focusses around local landscape challenges identified by the host institution. In accordance with the European Landscape Convention this includes outstanding as well as everyday or degraded landscapes in urban, peri-urban and ru

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9th Festival of the “Russian National Award in Landscape Architecture” 19-23 November 2018, Moscow, Russia

Aloros

The Association of Landscape Architects of Russia (ALAROS) will organise annual Festival “IX Russian National Award for Landscape Architecture” on 19-23 November 2018 in Moscow, Russia.

This is the largest national event in the field of landscape architecture in Russia. This five days event is going to take place at the Central House of Architecture. Jury of this year Award, with Mrs. Larisa Kanunnikova as a head member, also includes Nigel Thorne (Great Britain), Helena Gutmane (Latvia), Tinat

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Romanian Landscape Architects’ Association –AsoP organises the latest edition of PUBLIC SPACE conference, 15-17 November 2018

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The Romanian Landscape Architects’ Association –AsoP, Western Regional Branch, is holding (November 15-17) the latest edition of the PUBLIC SPACE conference series that began in 2013.

This event will bring together experts from a wide variety of fields, which have a direct and constant impact on the quality of the public space and, implicitly, on the quality of life, health and public safety, local authority representatives  (the  primary  manag

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IFLA Europe Exhibition Project presented at the Dutch School of Landscape Architecture in Delft, Netherlands

On Thursday 8 November, the Dutch School of Landscape Architecture (DSL) organised the symposium ‘Crossing Borders in Landscape Architecture’ at the Delft University, Faculty of Architecture and the Build Environment. This was a unique opportunity to present IFLA Europe Exhibition project which represents good architectural and landscape projects from all IFLA Europe National Associations.

The exhibition has two main tasks. The first is raising awareness about real multifaceted role of landscap

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Call for abstracts – IFLA World Congress 2019, Oslo, Norway, 18-20 September 2019

NLA IFLA World Congress 2019

Call for abstracts

NLA, the Norwegian Association of Landscape Architects is hosting the 56th IFLA World Congress, Common Ground in Oslo. Call for abstracts has now opened. We invite you to send us abstracts of up to 350 words, including project presentations, critical analyses, reflections and discussions related to the congress themes:

·         Sustainable urban transformation
·         Green mobility
·         Beautiful and healthy cities
·         Participation and democracy

Indicate to wh

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CIVA Exhibition opening: Designed Landscapes — Brussels 1775-2020 on 15 November 2018

Designed Landscapes — Brussels 1775-2020

15 November 2018 at 18.30 at CIVA building

CIVA is inviting you to the opening of the exhibition “Designated Landscapes – Brussels 1775-2020″

Designed Landscapes offers a unique look at the landscape of the Brussels Region, discovering the unique history of its parks and public gardens. Through many original documents, partly unpublished, it offers an overview of landscape creations between 1775 and the contemporary period, their authors and their histori

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Landscape Observatory of Catalonia, with the collaboration of the City Council of Santa Coloma de Cervelló, is organising Landscape Refugee Day on 13 December 2018

The Landscape Observatory of Catalonia, with the collaboration of the City Council of Santa Coloma de Cervelló, is organising the Paisajes Refugio day (Landscape refugee Day), which will take place in the Colonia Güell Crypt on Thursday, December 13, 2018.

In a tired and accelerated world, where noise is always present and silence is absent and retreating, more and more people are looking for a landscape in which they can rediscover themselves or through which, simply, can escape from the press

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IFLA Working Group on Climate Change issued statement following Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5 °C by the IPCC

Global Warming of 1.5 °C by the Integovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), the International Federation of Landscape Architect’s (IFLA) Working Group on Climate Change has issued the following statement:

The IPCC Special Report warns that unless significant reductions in emissions are attained before 2030, increases in the mean global temperature will surpass 1.5°C. As we are already experiencing the consequences on natural and human systems as a result of a 1°C temperature increase rapid

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International Landscape Day of Council of Europe marked in Belgrade, Serbia

International Landscape Day of Council of Europe marked in Belgrade, Serbia

On the occasion of the International Landscape Day of Council of Europe, 20 October, the exhibition of students’ projects, under the title “Landscape and Education” was organised by the Department of Landscape Architecture and Horticulture at the University of Belgrade – Faculty of Forestry, in cooperation with the Ministry for Environmental Protection of the Republic of Serbia, and with the presence of the representativ

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Landscape Observatory of the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Porto marks the launch of the first Programme of Historic Gardens in Portugal, an initiative of the Portuguese Association of Landscape Architects APAP and the Portuguese Institute of Cultural Heritage 30 years ago – 23-24 November 2018

Portuguese Association of Landscape Architects APAP and the Portuguese Institute of Cultural Heritage are marking 30 years of the launch of the first Programme of Historic Gardens in Portugal on 23-24 November 2018.

Landscape Observatory of the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Porto considers it most important to hold, in collaboration with the Portuguese Association of Historic Gardens, a conference to reflect on the work carried out since the launch of the Program in 1988, up to the t

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APAP Special edition newsletter on International Landscape Day

It is my pleasure to inform you that our Portuguese member, APAP – Associação Portuguesa dos Arquitectos Paisagista, issued its special edition of newsletter. I am attaching the message from Jorge Cancela, the President.

“Dear Colleagues, Dear Friends,

We wanted to celebrate the Second International Landscape Day of the Council of Europe on 20 October with a news that everyone is waiting for: the Public Petition in which we all committed ourselves to the regulation of our profession and the c

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Conference “Historical urban greenery according to changes of beauty principles” 18-20 October 2018

On the occasion of the International Landscape Day of the Council of Europe, Cracow University of Technology, Institute of Landscape Architecture will organise XXV conference in the series of garden art and historical dendrology, VIII international edition “Historical urban greenery according to changes of beauty principles” 18-20 October 2018.

The programme will include a series of events:

Thursday, 18 October 2018, 13.00-16.33

Students’ session (venue: Instytut Botaniki PAN, sala błękitna, ul

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Dutch School of Landscape Architecture (DSL) Symposium “Crossing borders in landscape architecture”, 8 November 2018, Delft, Netherlands

On Thursday 8 November, the Dutch School of Landscape Architecture (DSL) organises the symposium ‘Crossing Borders in Landscape Architecture’ from 14.00 to 18.00 hrs at the Delft University, Faculty of Architecture and the Build Environment, Berlagezaal 1, Julianalaan 134,  Delft, Netherlands. The language of the Symposium is English.

The symposium reflects on the meaning of internationalisation for the field of landscape architecture. What does internationalisation mean for practice and compete

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AEP marks International Landscape Day of Council of Europe

 

On the occasion of the  International Landscape Day of Council of Europe, 20 October, our member AEP is organising together with several Schools of Architecture in Spain activities to celebrate the II International Landscape Day:

-          18 October 2018: The Degree in Landscape Architecture at A Coruña University organizes a Seminar about Landscape Architecture Education. The responsables of the universities that hosts degree programs in LA, AEP, UNISCAPE and some personalities from the pub

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IFLA World Congress 2019 in Oslo, Norway, 18-20 September 2019

IFLA World Congress 2019

Common Ground

Learning to live with change is a common experience that all life on earth share. Making sustainable choices for us and our communities calls for prevailing motivators, inspired researchers and practitioners, intelligent communicators and brave politicians. The global challenge for a sustainable life has many aspects. Sustainability is often critical where there is no democracy. The blue planet is our common ground. Who should have a say on how its landscapes and resources are dis

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TAVA2018 Lighting Design and Light Art Conference 25-26 October 2018

TAVA2018 Lighting Design and Light Art Conference!
 
TAVA or Tartu in Light is a consistent, international, cross-disciplinary festival of light art and lighting art. The pre- and main events of the festival will last for 30 days.The main program of the festival consists of international workshops, outdoor installations, a conference, a light fair and indoor exhibitions. In addition, smaller-scale satellite programs will be organized in collaboration with culture organizations and companies o

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Conference “Landscape Architecture in times of climate change” organised by SAK, Stowarzyszenie Architektury Krajobrazu on 23 November 2018,

Conference “Landscape Architecture in times of climate change” which will take place on November 23rd, 2018.

Changing climate of our planet is a common phenomenon. Scientists are alerting us not because of the changes themself but because of its rapid progress and lack of adapting cities to approching conditions. Climate change means not only extreme weather conditions, it is also an economic problem, that forces reorganisation of managing natural resources and processes of administering public

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Call for Entries: 2019 European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards

Call for Entries: 2019 European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards

The European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards are Europe’s highest honour in the heritage field. The Awards recognise the best conservation projects, the most impressive research; the most dedicated heritage professionals and volunteers; and the finest awareness raising, training and educational programmes.

Architects, craftsmen, cultural heritage experts, professionals and volunteers, public and private institutions,

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AEP marks International Landscape Day

AEP marks International Landscape Day!

On the occasion of the International Landscape Day, Spanish Association of Landscape Architects is organising an event on 19 October 2018 at 16.00hrs, at the auditorium of the Casa de vacas theatre (Parque del Retiro) in Madrid. President of the AEP Guillermo Cuadrado Olvera will address the participants together with Eduardo de Miguel Beascoechea, Director in Spain of Global Nature Foundation.

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20 October – International Landscape Day of the Council of Europe

European Landscape Convention logo

20 October is celebrated as International Landscape Day of the Council of Europe. The Second International Landscape Day of the Council of Europe seeks to promote “school and university courses which, in the relevant subject areas, address the values attaching to landscapes and the issues raised by their protection, management and planning” (Article 6 of the European Landscape Convention).

The First International Landscape Day of the Council of Europe was inspired by the European Landscape Conv

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Joint conference of ECLAS and UNISCAPE 2019″Lessons from the past, visions for the future: celebrating 100 years of landscape architecture in Europe”, 16-17 September 2019, Ås, Norway

Call for Papers – Joint conference of ECLAS and UNISCAPE 2019″Lessons from the past, visions for the future: celebrating 100 years of landscape architecture in europe”

Hosted by the Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Ås Norway, September 16-17, 2019

“Real change can only happen very slowly and as a result of education”
Edward Said, 1993

Education is imperative to safeguard change for a better future; change is inherent to landscape and future oriented thinking is embedded in landscape thin

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Belgian Association of Garden and Landscape Architects ABAJP/BVTL organises symposium on 19 October 2018 in Brussels

ABAJP BVTL Logo

On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the creation of the labyrinth at the gardens of the van Buuren Museum in Brussels  on the 13th of October 1968 and its restoration this year, the Belgian Association of Garden and Landscape Architects (ABAJP-BVTL) and the partner associations and  institutions are pleased to invite you to the symposium to be held on Friday the 19th of October 2018 at CIII.III.IV.A, 55 rue de l’Ermitage, 1050 Brussels. Reception from 9.30 am on, conferences begin at 10

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Seminar ”Thirty thoughts about time” organised by Swedish Academy for Landscape Architecture 8-9 November 2018, Gothenburg, Sweden

Sveriges Arkitekter
The Swedish Architects Academy for Landscape Architecture in collaboration with local associations arranges seminars every year in different cities. The intentions of these seminars are to enhance the dialogue within the professional body of landscape architects and to create local meeting points where we can share professional experiences and knowledge.
The Siena award is landscape architecture most prestigious price in Sweden where meritorious landscape architecture is awarded. Last year (

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X AEIP-APENA-EFIB-ECOMED Conference: Soil and Water Bioengineering in the Mediterranean ecoregion, Madrid 21-23 November 2018

X AEIP-APENA-EFIB-ECOMED conference: Soil and Water Bioengineering in the Mediterranean ecoregion

Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingeniería de Montes and Forestal y del Medio Natural UPM

Soil and water bioengineering comprises a series of techniques involving the use of plants or cut plant material, alone or in combination with inert materials, as a construction element within the field of environmental restoration. Bioengineering is used in all areas of civil engineering, especially in the scope

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