MON-D03: The Case for Great Spaces: Staying Design Savvy with Limiting Project Parameters

Start Date
10/22/2018
End Date
10/22/2018
Description
In the age of dwindling maintenance departments and budget cuts, outdoor spaces can become environments of bland material palettes, fixed site furnishings, and excessive hardscape. This session will explore altered material choices to fit requirements/maintenance regimens while continuing to support the overall design intent.
Location
Philadelphia, PA
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Parks & Recreation
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.50
Learning Outcomes
1. Understand the approaches landscape architects are using to design within strict maintenance regimens and other applicable requirements. 2. Learn methods of designing creative spaces in the public realm on a small budget. 3. Gain insight into specifying the right materials and furnishings for long-term site success 4. Apply lessons learned from case study examples of innovative workarounds to maintain design intent.
Instructors
Joan Floura, ASLA, LEED AP; Timothy P.. Devlin, ASLA; Francine Lieberman, RLA, ASLA; ;
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Provider
American Society of Landscape Architects


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