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Invitation to meet James Hayter, President for the International Federation of Landscape Architects.

13 Sep 2018, Christchurch

CPD points: 0.5

NZILA Members Invitation to meet James Hayter, President for the International Federation of Landscape Architects. James has been invited by Victoria University to present; we are fortunate to have him visit Christchurch and share his presentation with us.

What: Presentation on the redevelopment of past manufacturing and institutional sites in our cities and how this compels us to readjust our understanding of nature – people – culture.

When: 13th Sep 2018, 5:30pm

Where: Boffa Miskell, Level 1, 141 Cambridge Terrace

An authentic design response is often most relevant if it comes from the prior history of the site and careful editing of the remaining fabric. The resultant narrative can transform the way we look at landscape and the role of the landscape architect as orchestrator of change.

About James Hayter:
Professor James Hayter is the Founding Director of Oxigen, a landscape architecture practice in Australia. James is a graduate of Adelaide, Sheffield and Harvard universities and currently serves as Professor in Landscape Architecture at the School of Architecture and the Built Environment at the University of Adelaide. In July 2018, James was elected President for the International Federation of Landscape Architects (IFLA). IFLA represents 76 national member associations of landscape architecture worldwide, including the New Zealand Institute of Landscape Architects (NZILA). He is a Past President of the Australian Institute of Landscape Architects (AILA).

This is a free event.

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