Reading List

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Catherine Brouwer

Australia

landscape research


  • Online

    Ecology and Design: Parallel Genealogies

    Places Journal

    The word “ecology” has been co-opted so widely that it has lost real meaning, yet it remains a powerful lens for designers working with complex adaptive systems.

  • Online

    From Architecture to Landscape

    Places Journal

    Landscape architects have begun to venture from the confines of garden, park, and plaza into more adventurous practice. Now the field needs a new name: landscape science.

  • Online

    The Island Seen and Felt

    Places Journal

    Australia is a place with more land than people, more geography than architecture. But it is not and never has been empty. Few landscapes have been so deeply known.

  • Online

    Landscape Optimism: An Interview with Chris Reed

    Places Journal

    The founder of StossLU discusses the rise of landscape urbanism from an academic movement to an influential set of ideas and practices.

  • Online

    Visualizing Landscapes: In the Terrain of Water

    Places Journal

    A portfolio exploring the representation of water and landscape, from the Beaux Arts to the digital.

  • Online

    An Interview with Anuradha Mathur and Dilip da Cunha

    Places Journal

    Two influential and visionary landscape architects discuss projects from the Mississippi to Mumbai.

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    A Map of Radical Bewilderment

    Places Journal

    Forget his reputation as a nature writer. Henry David Thoreau was also a highly trained, well regarded, disciplined though eccentric land surveyor.

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    An Illustrated History of the Picnic Table

    Places Journal

    From campground to crab shack to suburban backyard, the ingenious form of the picnic table has remained largely unchanged since the 1930s.

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