Issue 2_2016

10 th anniversary issue


What’s in a name? The establishment of JoLA
Karsten Jørgensen

Research and design in JoLA
Martin Prominski

To Draw
Catherine Dee

Criticism: the potential of the scholarly reading of constructed landscapes. Or, the difficult art of interpretation
Bernadette Blanchon

Amid shifting paradigms: teaching and research
Kelly Shannon


Modernist landscapes of Ankara
Burcu Yiğit-Turan

Discovering the last free place: social identity and territorial conflict in the landscape of Slab City, California
Kathleen John–Alder, Andrew Op‘t Hof

Towards a new infrastructure: aesthetic thinking, synthetic sensibilities
David Salomon

Right-sizing shrinking cities: a landscape and design strategy for abandoned properties
Jeremy Németh, Justin Hollander

Under the Sky

Ile de Nantes 2000–2010: a method for the meantime?
Lisa Diedrich, Caroline Dahl

Book Reviews

Projective Ecologies
Review by Catharina Sack

nextland: Zeitgenössische Landschaftsarchitektur in Österreich / Contemporary Landscape Architecture in Austria
Review by Maria Hellström Reimer