Landscape Architects & Landscape Designers (U.S.)  |  Landscape Architects (International)  |  Architects  |  Authors   
Historians  |  Light Designers  |  Planners  |  Policy Makers  |  Scientists  |  Sustainable Designers  |  Urban Designers     

Landscape Architects & Landscape Designers (U.S.)
Alminana interview page Jose Alminana, ASLA, LEED AP, Principal, Andropogon, on Sustainable Landscape Architecture 

balmori_list Diana Balmori, FASLA, on Making Cities Work Like Nature
 balsley_list Thomas Balsley, FASLA, on 21st Century Waterfront Parks


 bela_list John Bela, ASLA, on User-generated Urbanism
andrea cochran interview list

Andrea Cochran, FASLA, on Designing Landscapes that Enable Scientific Research


Kevin Conger, ASLA, on the Benefits of Mini Parks

dale interview list Diane Dale, FASLA, on the Obstacles Limiting the Use of Sustainable Design

duggan_interviewlist Tim Duggan, ASLA, on Post-disaster Recovery and Rebuilding
gustafson interview list Kathryn Gustafson, ASLA, on Using Urban Parks to Fight Sprawl

hill interview list Kristina Hill, Affiliate ASLA, on Climate Change

 johnstonb_interviewlist Brian Johnston, ASLA, on the Landscape of Autism

lehrer interview list Mia Lehrer, FASLA, on Community Participation in Design

mossop_list Elizabeth Mossop, ASLA, on How Landscape Architects Can Protect New Orleans

Morris interview list Paul Morris, FASLA, on Designing Healthy Communities 

olin interview page Laurie Olin, FASLA, on OLIN’s Award-winning Landscape Architecture

 pressley_list Marion Pressley, FASLA, on Designing with History

Kevin Shanley, FASLA, on Coastal Resiliency in the Era of Climate Change

smith interview list Ken Smith, ASLA, Ken Smith Landscape Architecture, on Green Infrastructure

tal interview page

Daniel Tal, ASLA, RNL Design / Google SketchUp, on Technology for Landscape Architects

valkenburgh_interviewlist Michael Van Valkenburgh, FASLA, on the Buzz Words "Landscape Urbanism" and "Ecological Urbanism" 

Landscape Architects and Landscape Designers (International)
 blom_list Jinny Blom on the Therapeutic Effect of Gardens

djurovic list Vladimir Djurovic, International ASLA, on His Memorial to King Hussein of Jordan
dreiseitl interview list Herbert Dreiseitl, International ASLA, on Designing with Water

jie hu interview page

Jie Hu, International ASLA, Beijing Olympic Park Designer, on Chinese Landscape Architecture Education

schjetnan interview page 2 Mario Schjetnan, FASLA, Mexico’s Leading Landscape Architect, on Global Mega-Cities

schwartz_interviewlist Martha Schwartz, FASLA, on the Power of Design

smallenberg_list Greg Smallenberg, FASLA, on Landscape Architecture in Canada
yu interview page Kongjian Yu, FASLA, Designer of the Red Ribbon, Tang He River Park, on China’s Environmental Crisis

ingels_interviewlist Bjarke Ingels, Founder of BIG, on Multi-use Infrastructure
stein_list Jeff Stein, President of Cosanti Foundation, on Paolo Soleri's Model Sustainable City
brugmann_interview list Jeb Brugmann, Author of Welcome to the Urban Revolution, on Urban Ecosystems

anthony flint_interview list Anthony Flint, Author of Wrestling with Moses, on Jane Jacob's Influence on Park Design

fraser_interviewlist Caroline Fraser, Author of Rewilding the World, on Large-Scale Ecological Restoration 
haeg_interviewlist Fritz Haeg, Author of Edible Estates: Attack on the Front Lawn, on Urban Agriculture
hammond_interviewlist Robert Hammond, Co-Founder of the High Line and Author of High Line: The Inside Story of New York City's Park in the Sky, on the Value of Landscape Architects  
lyanda_interviewlist Lyanda Lynn Haupt, Author of Crow Planet: Essential Wisdom from the Urban Wilderness, on Designing for Biodiversity

marris_interviewlist Emma Marris, Author of Rambunctious Garden: Saving Nature in a Post-Wild World, on Designer Ecosystems
newman_maininterviewpage Peter Newman, Professor of Sustainability, Curtin University, on Resilient Cities

david owen interview list David Owen, Author of Green Metropolis, on the Importance of Density

blier_list Suzanne Blier, Professor of African Art and History, Harvard University, on Open Source GIS 
Light Designers
schwendinger interview list Leni Schwendinger, Light Artist and Designer, on the Importance of Lighting Design 

calthorpe_interviewlist Peter Calthorpe, Author of Urbanism in the Age of Climate Change, on Retrofitting Suburbia
carter interview page

Majora Carter, MacArthur Grant Winner and Founder of Sustainable South Bronx, on Expanding Access to Parks and Green Roofs

james interview page

Sandra James, International ASLA, City and Greenways Planner, on Vancouver's Green Streets

lister_interviewlist Nina-Marie Lister, Affiliate ASLA, on Ecological Urbanism  
speck interview list Jeff Speck, Honorary ASLA, Co-author of The Smart Growth Manual, on Sustainable Communities

bandarin interview list Francesco Bandarin, Director, UNESCO World Heritage Centre, on Evolving Cultural Landscapes 

blums_interviewpage Earl Blumenauer, U.S. Representative, on the Cost of Making U.S. Communities Walkable and Bikeable

cornett_list Mick Cornett, Mayor of Oklahoma City, on the Value of Downtowns
 dahlkemper interview page

Kathy Dahlkemper, U.S. Representative, on Government Investment in Green Jobs

edwards_interviewlist Donna Edwards, U.S. Representative, On Using Green Infrastructure to Fight Flooding
johnston interview list Sadhu Johnston, Chief Environment Officer, City of Chicago, on Green Roofs

nyclee_interviewlist Joyce Lee, NYC Active Design Program, on How Landscape Architects Can Promote Active Design
peck_interviewlist Bob Peck, Honorary ASLA, on the Sustainable Sites Initiative (SITES)

despommier interview page Dickson Despommier, Professor, Columbia University, on Vertical Farms

schmitz interview page Os Schmitz, Professor, School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, Yale University, on Recovering Polluted Ecosystems 

Sustainable Designers
 bishop interview page Steven Bishop, Sustainability Lead, IDEO, on Sustainable Design

chambers_index Neil Chambers, Author of Urban Green, on the Need for Ecological Solutions

Urban Designers
gehl_interviewlist Jan Gehl on Designing Cities for People

lerner_interviewlist Jaime Lerner, Former Mayor of Curitiba, Brazil, and Urban Designer, on Sustainable Urban Development

washburn interview page Alexandros Washburn, Affiliate ASLA, Urban Design Chief, New York City, on PlaNYC 

































































































































































































Interviews conducted by Jared Green. Copyright 2011 ASLA. Reprint permission requests should be sent to



Karen T. Grajales
Manager, Public Relations 
tel: 1-202-216-2371

share this
Join Button