Instructor: Kate Orff

Kate Orff
Kate Orff, RLA, FASLA, is founding principal of SCAPE. Through her publications, activism, research, and complex, creative collaborations, she focuses on retooling the practice of landscape architecture relative to the uncertainty of climate change and creating spaces to foster social life. In 2017, Orff was the first landscape architect awarded the MacArthur "Genius Grant," and in 2019 she received a National Design Award and was elevated to the ASLA Council of Fellows.

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For Kate Orff, landscape architects must do more than "beautify"-they must help reset ecosystems to reconnect people to each other through ecological-social design. In her firm's signature projects-from the $60 million Living Breakwaters barrier reef and shoreline restoration project off more...
223GAR801B 01/27 Th 10:30am-11:30am Orff
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