Sharing Landscape: Telling the Story of Your Work in the Media - 1.25 PDH (LA CES/non-HSW)

Recorded On: 10/28/2023

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Communicating what landscape architecture is and what landscape architects do through the strategic positioning of photography and text shapes the public's understanding about the discipline. This session will focus on how this work is introduced to the public via media outlets and offers strategies and recommendations.

Learning objectives:

  • Discuss the concerns and production of design media today.
  • Explore how to tell better visual stories about landscape architecture.
  • Generate awareness of how documentation and storytelling can help landscape architects share their work in wider, more authentic ways.
  • Identify the professionals involved in publishing projects and plan how to engage them.

Jack Murphy

Executive Editor

The Architect's Newspaper

Jack Murphy is Executive Editor of The Architect’s Newspaper. Previously he was Editor of Cite: The Architecture and Design Review of Houston and an adjunct professor at the University of Houston. His writing has appeared in Architectural Record, Dwell, Texas Architect, Places, the SF Gate, the Houston Chronicle, and the New York Review of Architecture. Murphy was Co-Editor-in-Chief of PLAT 8.0 Simplicity and assistant editor for Totalization, published by Park Books in 2019. He previously worked as an architectural designer.

Murphy earned a Bachelor of Science in Art & Design from MIT and a Master of Architecture from Rice University.

Brooke Dexter

Director of Communications

Field Operations

Brooke is the Director of Communications at Field Operations, where she leverages her architecture background and graphic design experience to develop compelling content for the firm’s website, social media, press, and exhibitions. Collaborating with Field Operations’ design teams, she directs project photography and crafts winning award submissions.

Brooke holds a Master of Architecture degree and a B.S. in Architecture with a minor in Urban & Community Studies from the University of Michigan. During her time at U of M, she was the Editor in Chief for award-winning volumes of the Michiganensian and an editor for Dimensions at Taubman College.

Barrett Doherty, ASLA


Barrett Doherty Images

Barrett Doherty is the owner of Barrett Doherty Images, which specializes in landscape architecture photography. Barrett is the recipient of numerous international awards and he collaborates with world-famous designers to realize their vision of their built projects. His work has been published in Architectural Digest, The Architect’s Newspaper, Landscape Architecture Magazine, and numerous other books and publications. Previously, Barrett was the visual content director at The Cultural Landscape Foundation, where he was responsible for photography and videography for the award-winning organization.

Barrett holds a Master of Landscape Architecture degree from the University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design.


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1.25 PDH credits  |  Certificate available
1.25 PDH credits  |  Certificate available
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