DECEMBER LAM: ALONG THE EDGE

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DECEMBER LAM: ALONG THE EDGE

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FOREGROUND

Foreign territory (spirits)
Julie Bargmann, the first winner of the Cornelia Hahn Oberlander
International Landscape Architecture Award, flourishes in dirt.

The Wright Way (home call)
Was Frank Lloyd Wright a landscaper? For Bayer Landscape Architecture, the company that restored the garden at Darwin Martin House in Buffalo, New York, the answer lies somewhere
between the archives and the modern house-museum.

CHARACTERISTICS

Center-right
It has been a fishing pier, a railroad pier, a contested segregation site, even an inverted structure reminiscent of a cake left in the rain. But after six tries and 130 years, St. Petersburg, Florida’s dazzling new pier and park, by a team including W Architecture and Landscape Architecture, Ken Smith Workshop, and Rogers Partners Architects + Urban Designers, could be a keeper.

The full December table of contents is available here.

As always, you can purchase this issue from Landscape architecture magazine in more than 250 bookstores, including many university and independent stores, as well as at Barnes & Noble. You can also purchase unique digital issues for just $ 5.25 from Zinio or order unique copies of the printed issue from ASLA. Annual subscriptions for LAM are $ 59 for print and $ 44.25 for digital. Our subscription page has more information on subscription options.

Keep an eye on the blog, on the LAM Facebook page, and on our Twitter feed (@landarchmag), as we’ll be posting December posts as the month unfolds.

Credits: “Right of Center,” Rich Montalbano / RiMO Photo, LLC; “The Stranger Territory,” Barrett Doherty, ASLA, courtesy of the Cultural Landscape Foundation; “The Wright Way”, Bayer’s Landscape Architecture.

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