Collection by Olivia Martin

Primer on Landscape Architecture


Don’t know your Lawrence Halprin from your Richard Haag? We’ve rounded up some of our favorite articles, interviews, and essays on modern landscape architecture.

An aerial view of Washington, DC, circa 1993.
Walter Hood is perfectly comfortable carving out serene spaces amid often chaotic urban Oakland, California.
Working with architect Vincent James in the late 1990s, Coen and Partners were charged with integrating the...
The late San Francisco landscape architect Lawrence Halprin.
Maya Lin in her New York City studio. Her latest multimedia work, What is Missing?, is a memorial for extinct species.
Architect Lawrence Halprin wrote of his Portland Open Space Sequence that he wanted the eight blocks of parks and...
The view from the uppermost level of the yard looks down to the slide and the sloped lawn, sandbox, and, beyond the...

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