Brett Milligan

Brett Milligan is a professor of landscape architecture and environmental design at the University of California, Davis. He is a founding member of the Dredge Research Collaborative, which curates and designs symposiums, exhibitions, design workshops, and public tours exploring the human manipulation of coastal and sedimentary processes. He is the author of Free Association Design and director of Metamorphic Landscapes. His research is focused on the interface between land and water, such as rivers, deltas, canals, ports, and urban waterfronts, where he explores ways to meld ecological and infrastructural performance metrics with aesthetics and augmented forms of social and political engagement.