Landscape Architecture Lecture Series

Lectures begin at 7:00 P.M. and will be held in the Richard E. Beaupre Center for Chemical & Forensic Sciences, Room 105A, 140 Flagg Road, Kingston, RI 02881. All lectures are free and open to the public, and the lecture halls are handicapped accessible. General questions may be directed to 401-874-2983 or to

This series is co-sponsored by Bartlett Tree Experts, Rhode Island Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects, The Gaetano and Pasqualina Faella Memorial Endowment, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Business Administration, Dept. of Textiles Fashion Merchandising and Design, URI Library, and Department of Art and Art History. Jared Sell is co-sponsored by Harrington School of Communication and Media and Eric Kramer is co-sponsored by Victor Stanley.

2017-2018 Schedule

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October 5
Jared Sell, Disney Imagineering, Orlando, FL
Title: Walt Disney Imagineering – Bringing Designs to Life

October 26
John Amodeo, Principal, CRJA-IBI Group, Boston, MA
Title: The Christian Science Plaza: Bringing an iconic mid-century urban plaza into the present

November 9
Eric Kramer, Principal, Reed Hilderbrand, Watertown, MA
Title: Innovation and Tradition in an increasingly complex world  

November 30
Barbara Wilks, Principal, W Architecture, New York City
Title: Living Architecture

December 7
Stephen Stimson, Principal, Stimson Associates, Boston, MA
Title: Wildness

March 8
Peter Trowbridge, Principal, TWM, Ithaca, NY
Title: Affordable Housing and the Consequences of Public Engagement 

April 5
Signe Nielsen, Principal, Mathews Nielsen Landscape Architects, New York City
Title: Waterproofing New York 

April 19
Mario Schjetnan, Principal, Grupo Urbano, Mexico City
Title: World Trends and Landscape Architecture

April 26
Jamie Maslyn Larson, Principal, Wagner Hodgson, Burlington/Hudson NY
Title: Transitions

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