Title

Next Century Infrastructure: Landscape, Urban Nature, and Engineering Design

Authors/Contributors

Gena Wirth

Document Type

Video

Date

Spring 4-2-2015

Embargo Period

5-24-2016

Keywords

architecture, infrastructure, landscape

Language

English

Disciplines

Architecture | Landscape Architecture

Description/Abstract

Syracuse University School of Architecture Spring 2015 Lecture Series: "Next Century Infrastructure: Landscape, Urban Nature, and Engineering Design" by Gena Wirth on April 2, 2015 at Slocum Hall

Additional Information

Gena Wirth is a designer, urban planner, and horticulturalist practicing at SCAPE Landscape Architecture in New York City, where she pulls from her interdisciplinary training to create ecologically rich and culturally relevant landscapes from the infrastructural scale to the site level. As an associate at SCAPE she leads projects that bridge research and practice, including the Columbia University Medical and Graduate Education Building Landscape, Town Branch Commons in Lexington, KY, Academy, Petrochemical America(Aperture Foundation, 2012), and the Museum of Modern Art exhibition Oyster-tecture. Further, Gena is an integral part of the project team which is working with the EDC to find sustainable solutions to help prevent the next super storm from damaging New York. She has taught interdisciplinary landscape studios at the Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation and Rutgers University.

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