Inside SCI-Arc


10.14.09 | W. M. Keck Lecture Hall 7pm
Laurie Olin: It’s Called Landscape Architecture, Not Landscape Gardening for a Reason

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Laurie Olin is a distinguished teacher, author, and one of the most renowned landscape architects today. His firm has worked on projects including the J. Paul Getty Museum, the Gap Headquarters in San Francisco, and the United States Embassy in Berlin. Olin is an honorary member of the American Institute of Architects.

In his lecture, Olin reflected upon the nature of landscape architecture as his partners and studio practice it, and presented a sampling of projects that exemplify the design and craft for which his firm is noted.