Ideas

A Living Culture Connected to the Land

The design of Wanapum Heritage Center honors the inextricable relationship between the natural world and its people.

02.02.2017

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No Higher Stakes

Designing “with, not for” communities: Deb Guenther explores ways to adapt design practice to build people-centered cities from the neighborhood up.  

12.06.2016

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Advancing Sustainability: Health, Equity and Resilience

In search of the leading edge of sustainability innovation—reflections on Greenbuild 2016 and beyond.  

11.17.2016

Ideas

Building Bike-friendly Neighborhoods

Integration of bicycle and pedestrian strategies in urban planning and architectural design is vital to the creation of effective and connected cities.

06.25.2016

Ideas

The New Landscape Declaration

Bold ideas from an unprecedented gathering of landscape architecture’s best minds and rising leaders.  

06.16.2016

Ideas

Leading Through Listening

Tim Mollette-Parks reminds us to listen to the landscape, listen to the people who inhabit it, and to hold ourselves to the high design standards of the profession’s legacy.    

06.11.2016

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Design for Health

Mithun’s Design for Health initiative applies evidence-based strategies and research to the creation of beautiful, inspiring and healthy places.    

05.31.2016

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Designing the Future of Education

Mithun explores design thinking with Leadership+Design.

05.16.2016

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Planning for Carbon Neutral Cities

A strategic and cooperative planning effort in Austin, Texas, offers a model for development of people-centric, livable and sustainable urban environments.      

04.21.2016