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    PennDesign Launches New Interdisciplinary Journal

    by Nicholas Pevzner

    The new landscape architecture publication explicitly takes on the interdisciplinary challenge: each issue will be curated through the lenses of multiple disciplines, plus landscape architecture. The inaugural issue, LA+ WILD, explores the resurgent role of the concept of “wildness”; the call for submissions is now open for the upcoming issue 02: LA+ Pleasure.

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    Exhibit: Lebbeus Woods at The Drawing Center

    by Stephanie Carlisle and Nicholas Pevzner

    LEBBEUS WOODS, ARCHITECT, on exhibit at The Drawing Center in New York, traces the career of Lebbeus Woods, a visionary architect whose responses to the sites of trauma have given us haunting designs — intricate, beautiful, full of memory, and ultimately optimistic.

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    Social Performance: Prototyping User Behavior

    by Michael Miller

    In order to form the basis of lasting urban interventions, projects must be not only environmentally sustainable, but socially and economically sustainable as well.

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    Transnational Tijuana

    Nathanael Dorent

    Project Title: Transnational Tijuana Location: Mexico-USA Border Built, Unbuilt or Under Construction: Unbuilt Project Year: 2009 Student Name: Nathanael Dorent Website: www.nathanaeldorent.com Project Team Members: Landscape strategy in collaboration with Jorge Ayala Project Description: Transnational Tijuana is a manifesto project that … Continue reading

Scenario Journal

04: Building the Urban Forest

The forest carries deep cultural significance. Within the urban landscape, this ecologically complex system is also understood to perform a wide range of essential ecosystem services, from increasing property values to mitigating climate change. Reforesting cities is one of the defining trends of twenty first century urbanism, but there is little agreement about how our urban forests are to be designed, planned and managed.

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Sands Bethworks: Reinventing A Bethlehem Steel Mill

While the US industrial revolution of the 1800s slowly recedes into the depths of national consciousness, the collective memory of rustbelt towns refuse to fade. What’s to become of the massive physical remnants of US industrialization?

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Exhibit: Lebbeus Woods at The Drawing Center

LEBBEUS WOODS, ARCHITECT, on exhibit at The Drawing Center in New York, traces the career of Lebbeus Woods, a visionary architect whose responses to the sites of trauma have given us haunting designs — intricate, beautiful, full of memory, and ultimately optimistic.

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