Tag Archives: #sanfrancisco

Welcome Back to Spring 2019

Welcome back to the Academy of Art University, School of Landscape Architecture’s Spring 2019 Semester!! Our onsite students will be experiencing some changes as we are joining our Architecture and Interior Architecture & Design brethren at 601 Brannan!! Among the many benefits is the easy access to the fabrication facilities such as Wood Shop and […]

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Urban Hike: MARKET STREET PROTOTYPING FESTIVAL

The Market Street Prototyping Festival is finally here!!!! Join the School of Landscape Architecture on Friday April 10th from 3:30pm – 6:20pm to walk along Market Street. We will be seeing and experiencing all of the innovative designs created by artists and designers that have been set out to help make Market Street a more dynamic and […]

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A Clean Sweep for Landscape Architecture!

Excitement and cheers reverberated throughout the San Mateo Event Center at the San Francisco Flower & Garden Show Gala on Tuesday, March 17th.  Students of the School of Landscape Architecture celebrated a well-deserved total of seven awards, including the Best of Show’s Golden Gate Cup, for the design and installation of their garden titled “Sublimation”. […]

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Urban Apiary Project

Urban Apiary Project is looking for a freelance Roofscape Architect. You will be asked to design rooftop gardens for buildings in the Bay Area. The projects will range from a simple plant garden to more complex installations (plant walls, seating areas, deck, etc.). The common goal of all the projects is to integrate and complement […]

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LECTURE: Regenerating Landscapes

Join The School of Landscape Architecture on Wednesday February 25th, 2015 @ 6:30pm for an exciting lecture by Sergio Lima about a series of projects he has worked on in Tulsa, Oklahoma between 2005 and 2012  with a focus on the Arkansas River Master Plan, Brady District Streetscape, 41st Street Plaza, Blair Property renovation, and Guthrie Green. […]

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RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY!

On February 11th, 2015 The School of Landscape Architecture celebrated a monumental moment. The grand Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of its new home at San Francisco’s historic and iconic Cannery! Just over 4 years ago, our  first classes commenced with a handful of bright students, and today with over one hundred engaged and committed BFA and MFA […]

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TONIGHT! Michelle Delk of SNOHETTA!

Today, Michelle Delk from Snøhetta  will be presenting as the final lecture of the Fall Lecture Series. This lecture will occur at 6:30pm PST in Room 115 (Atrium Presentation Space) at 601 Brannan. It will also be live streamed with the ability to interact and ask questions: https://live4.academyart.edu/fall_lectures14/ Below is information on Snøhetta and Michelle’s  biography. Michelle Delk […]

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Place | Space | Design

Friday September 19th, marked the ninth year of the annual Park(ing) Day global event in which designers, artists, and citizens convert street parking spaces to temporary public open spaces for all to enjoy. Dynamic and participatory are two words that can describe  The School of Landscape Architecture’s dedicated ASLA student affiliate chapter installation that was located at […]

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URBAN HIKE 2014!

Join the Academy of Art University’s School of Landscape Architecture on Saturday September 13th, 2014 from 10 am – 2pm for a day of exploration throughout the newly developed Mission Bay district of San Francisco. We’ll be doing lots of walking; Wear comfortable shoes, bring your camera, sketchbook, and money for lunch. RSVP by Thursday, […]

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ESCAPE TO ALCATRAZ!

This is an installation you wont want to miss! “Art star Ai Weiwei was still, at press time, forbidden to travel outside China. Which makes the setting of his latest installation, @Large, at San Francisco’s notorious former prison, more than a little pointed. What you’ll see remains under wraps – blame his precarious situation – […]

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