Current MArch student Evan Wakelin created architectural collages for his thesis research project that represent the emotional and physical experience of migration. The illustrations were recently featured in Dezeen — an online magazine dedicated to showcasing architecture, design, and interior projects from around the world.
Master of Landscape Architecture students Tom Kwok, Leonard Flot, and Andrey Chernykh received first place in the landscape design category and second place in the industrial design category of the Ontario Tire Stewardship design competition.
Assistant Professor Elise Shelley served as advisor and judge for the competition, and will continue to work with the students to realize the design later this year.
Earlier this year, alumna Victoria Taylor (MLA 2008) co-founded and co-curated ====\\DeRAIL Platform for Art and Architecture with designer and public art curator, Gelareh Saadapajouh. ====\\DeRAIL is a curated program of site-specific exhibitions, events, competitions, and publications with a mission to foster, support, interpret, celebrate, and expand public understanding around placemaking, landscape, and urbanism.
Director of the Master of Landscape Architecture program Alissa North served as a guest editor of the most recent edition of Landscapes|Paysages magazine – the publication of the Canadian Society of Landscape Architects. The issue focused on the teaching and the practice of landscape architecture, and featured articles by several members and alumni of the Daniels Faculty.