Holism or Hubris: The 21st Century of Landscape Architecture
Lecture by Richard Weller
Professor of Landscape Architecture, University of Western Australia
Please join us for this lecture hosted by the Department of Landscape Architecture, with a reception to follow.
CEU credit will be available for registered landscape architects.
Richard Weller is Winthrop Professor of Landscape Architecture at the University of Western Australia (UWA) and Director of the Australian Urban Design Research Centre. He has received several Excellence in Teaching awards from the UWA and a consistent stream of international, design competition awards in over 25 years of design experience. His design work has been widely exhibited including in a retrospective at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Sydney (1998) and published as a monograph by the University of Pennsylvania Press in 2005. Professor Weller’s recent planning work has been published by the UWA Press in 2009 under the title of ‘Boomtown 2050: Scenarios for a Rapidly Growing City' and his current research concerns urban growth scenarios to meet Australia’s predicted mid-century population growth.
Download a PDF of the Fall 2011 Lecture Series poster.