December 21, 2017 – On December 17, Kathryn Gustafson presented “Shaping the Earth” as the featured lecturer for the 2017-2018 Arts and Humanities Lecture Series, at Vashon Center for the Arts, on Vashon Island, WA. Kathryn shared her early influences in art and design as well as inspiration and ideas behind many of her projects from her work with GGN and Gustafson Porter + Bowman.
November 10, 2017 – "Drawing What You Can't See," with Shannon Nichol, Keith McPeters, and David Malda, kicks off the year-long "Drawing in Design: Exploring the Hand" lecture and workshop series that GGN launched and sponsors at the University of Washington College of Built Environments. The opening night lecture is at 5:30pm, November 17 at Gould Hall 322, University of Washington, Seattle.
October 20, 2017 – Jennifer Guthrie celebrated the completion of her year as President of the Landscape Architecture Foundation with Barbara Deutsch (Executive Director), Adam Greenspan (President Elect), and over 600 LAF supporters. There, they rolled out LAF’s new book, “The New Landscape Declaration: A Call to Action for the Twenty-First Century,” which includes pivotal ideas and experiences from many of our world’s most pre-eminent practitioners, educators, innovators, and thinkers about landscape architecture and its role with issues of climate change, urbanization, management of vital resources, and global inequities.