How many of us, landscape architects, endured the battle of explaining what we do? What is landscape architecture? What does a landscape architect do? The most common response to “Hi! My name is… I am a landscape architect.” is: “oh an architect” or a raised eyebrow “?” Many people tend to hear only ‘architecture‘ and because they understand the word, they focus on it, somehow omitting the ‘landscape‘ bit. The cluster of words ‘landscape architecture‘ has no common understanding in […]
“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 successfully collaborated with other disciplines. She is experienced in various scale projects: from small-scale residential projects to complex commercial/public realm schemes, at all stages from design to construction. Please download the CV here. If you have a public realm, landscape architecture, indoor greening, garden design, or community project AS-LA may be able […]
Why AS-LA was created, and what our vision is: AS – Landscape architecture was created out of a passion for design, nature and beauty. AS-LA was created with the ambition to create inclusive and resilient places. Our objective is to design private and public places that are accessible, sustaibable and beautiful. To create designs that putt users & environment first. Places that positively inﬂuence our lives. Placemaking for people and nature. Accessibility Sustainability Quality AS-LA creates useful, sustainable and beautiful […]