By encapsulating and expressing the diversity of a community’s culture, landscapes in the public realm can become places that draw neighbors together in a beautiful way. Learn methods and processes to create authentic celebrations of culture, providing uplifting experiences for everyone; all ages, all abilities, all economic groups, all cultures.
Recognize cultural appropriation and distinguish it from cultural celebration.
Understand ways to identify cultural heritage and reflect the distinct spirit of a community.
Identify common missteps in creating welcoming and inclusive places.
Learn to embed community identity in landscapes through careful use of materials, color, and form.
Landscape Architect and Senior Project Manager,