Different cultures have different experiences, but the anglocentric approach is the one I am working within, and Charles Waldheim’s article explains the origins and struggle with the name exquisitely: https://lnkd.in/defdGit How many of us, landscape architects, experienced the battle of explaining what we do? People tend to hear ‘architecture’ and focus on it, somehow omitting the ‘landscape’ bit, or limiting the ‘landscape’ to fill in in-between building spaces. But is ‘landscape’ important? What is ‘landscape’? Rural, urban, cultural landscape? One […]
“It’s awesome to live in the Park – London National Park City! Together: organisations, professionals, communities and all passionate individuals we can change the world! One Park City at a time. 😊“ I have signed the London National Park City Charter, it can be found here. By signing it, AS-Landscape Architecture committed, as a professional organisation, to help to create greener, healthier, fairer and more harmonious place to live. AS-LA through design and advocacy can help to achieve: A city that is rich […]
Winning entry to OPUN (the architecture and design center for East Midlands) national competition to design a new square in the town of Kirkby-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire. Teamed up with Patricia Paegle, we created an innovative proposal showing how the town center could be transformed, starting wider regeneration of the area and contributing to the Council’s strategy of improving the prosperity and shaping the future of the town. Elements from the design were used by Ashfield District Council to develop a final plan […]
“There is no such thing as weeds in our garden” – a case of two community spaces in London that take environmentally responsible gardening into next level. Low maintenance, and drought-tolerant planting, with food growing and organic, permaculture elements, ecological, wildlife, climate change gardens.
Anna’s expertise includes the design and management of projects in the UK and overseas: Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. She ran a team of landscape architects and collaborate with other disciplines. She is experienced in small-scale residential projects and complex commercial / public realm schemes, at all stages from design to construction. Please download the CV here. If you have an architecture, landscape architecture, garden design, or community project AS-LA may be able to assist with, let’s discuss on 07527346833 or […]
AS – Landscape architecture stands for inclusive, functional, beautiful and putting users & environment first design. Quality, accessibility, and inclusivity. Placemaking for people and nature. Places designed for and with people, for and with nature. AS-LA explores a broad range of design concepts relating to the inclusivity and social life of public spaces, diversity, biophilia, sustainability, SuDS, biodiversity and phytoremediation. Being passionate about the quality of the outdoor environment means that we advocate well-designed places, private and public alike, that positively inﬂuence […]