MARCH eNEWS _ SPRING IS HERE!

Friday, March 18, 2016
MARCH BRINGS GOOD NEWS.  LACF-seeded projects are flourishing. 
Landscape Architecture in Canada Wins 2016 Brinckerhoff Jackson Book Prize   
 

Congratulations to Ron Williams whose ground-breaking history on the development of designed landscapes in Canada was honoured with the 2016 Brinckerhoff Jackson Book Prize. Ron was also awarded a CSLA Award of Excellence for this in 2015. LACF is proud to have supported this significant body of work that reflects the core values of the profession of landscape architecture.
To learn more ... 

Link to article about the award
http://www.mqup.ca/blog/category/awards/
http://www.mqup.ca/blog/landscape-architecture-canada-wins-2016-brinckerhoff-jackson-book-prize/
 
Link to information about the book
http://www.mqup.ca/landscape-architecture-in-canada-products-9780773542068.php
 
 
EXTRACTION > Updates Available via Twitter
 
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EXTRACTION will represent Canada at the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale as a response to Canada's culture and global economy of resource extraction. This project, lead by Pierre Bélanger, OALA, CSLA, ASLA, PhD, can be followed on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram.
You can also find their ad in the current issue of Walrus, and upcoming issues in the Northern Miner and Azure magazines.  
You can also follow progress via their website .
 
Notice of LACF Annual Members Meeting
The LACF Annual Members Meeting will be held on Saturday, June 25, 2016 from 7:30 - 8:45 in the Assiniboine A Room of the Fort Garry Hotel and Conference Centre in Winnipeg, in conjunction with the 2016 CSLA Congress. If you wish to participate remotely, please write paulette.vinette@gmail.com
 
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