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Chip Sullivan, FASLA

What if Harry Potter was a landscape architect and Hogwarts was a school of landscape design?

Dream Big with Design presenter, Chip Sullivan, FASLA, is back with his next webinar "Cinema, Anime, & Eco-Magic: Envisioning a Green Future."

Join us on Wednesday, December 15, 2pm EST when Sullivan will teach high school students about the awesome landscape of wonder and enchantment.

This webinar will highlight an array of classes that form the foundations for a degree in landscape architecture - such as ecology, drawing, plants, and a wide variety of design studios - while revealing the secrets of Hollywood’s great scenic masters. The session will also cover some of the unique skills students will develop as they make their way into professional practice.

Sullivan will illustrate how principles of spatial composition can be applied to contemporary design, theme parks, and video games. The session will explore the Eco-Magic of Hayao Miyazaki’s anime films Totoro, Princess Mononoke, and Nausicaa while demonstrating how landscape architects acquire the unique powers of superheroes.

Save the Date!

Date: Wednesday, December 15, 2021

Time: 2:00pm ET

Register in advance

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

If you missed Sullivan’s Dream Big with Design webinar on Hollywood Storyboards and World Building, register for Dream Big to access the recording. Dream Big with Design, ASLA’s first PreK-12 Summit, featured Sullivan and over 45 virtual presentations by ASLA members.

Register to access the recording

Please direct questions about ASLA Career Discovery to Lisa J. Jennings, Manager, Career Discovery and Diversity at

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