landscape architecture

Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

landscape architect

One whose profession is the decorative and functional alteration and planting of grounds, especially at or around a building site.

landscape architecture n.

land′scape ar`chitecture

the art or profession of arranging or modifying the features of a landscape, an urban area, etc., for aesthetic or practical reasons.
land′scape ar`chitect, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.landscape architecture - the branch of architecture dealing with the arrangement of land and buildings for human use and enjoymentlandscape architecture - the branch of architecture dealing with the arrangement of land and buildings for human use and enjoyment
architecture - the discipline dealing with the principles of design and construction and ornamentation of fine buildings; "architecture and eloquence are mixed arts whose end is sometimes beauty and sometimes use"
architecture paysagère

landscape architecture

narchitettura del paesaggio
References in periodicals archive ?
28, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Continuing a multi-faceted expansion of the graduate curriculum at its Barrio Logan campus, Woodbury University today announced a new Master of Landscape Architecture (MLA) program, commencing in Fall 2016.
DISCIPLINARY R de-Y sign practice HLM has reinforced its dedicated landscape architecture and urban design service in Cardiff with the appointment of two new members of staff, enabling it to provide a dedicated and local service in landscape architecture, urban design and masterplanning.
With more than 12 years of experience in landscape architecture, Mr Lawton joins HLM from Cardiff council, bringing with him design experience which spans the education, residential and public realm sectors.
1) Services landscaping, landscape architecture (1 Unit)
That's the question asked by the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) as it launches World Landscape Architecture Month in April.
Melchior graduated from Kansas State University with a Master of Landscape Architecture degree.
Prince Mansour pointed out that landscape architecture should be based on a practical design for buildings, environmental friendly and compatible with a sustainable urban growth.
2, 2014): Matthew Koehler is a principal landscape architect with Cameron McCarthy Landscape Architecture & Planning.
To prepare for the professional challenges and opportunities of an increasingly evidence-based marketplace, the Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute Foundation for Education and Research finds, landscape architecture students need awareness, skills, and resources to be able to design for, evaluate, and communicate project performance.
Landscape Architecture win Landscape Architecture defeated ISC Tamil Wing by 33 runs in an F Division T20 match.
This landscape architecture book focuses on what author Gina Crandell calls "the largest living architectural structures," the masses of trees planted in large urban park and building projects.
The Philbin Group Landscape Architecture firm of Bellingham has hired Patricia Lenssen as a landscape architect and project manager.

Full browser ?