Instructor: Alice Eckerson

Alice Eckerson
Alice Eckerson is a licensed Landscape Architect with over 30 years of experience in residential, urban, and institutional design. She holds a Master's Degree in Landscape Architecture from the University of Virginia and a Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art from Connecticut College, andstarted Eckerson Design Associates in 1997. Alice was an instructor atNYBG for 20 years, teaching in the Landscape Design Certificate Program and the School of Professional Horticulture, and has received awards such as the American Society of Landscape Architects' Merit Award for Design Excellence via her project "Beech Haven," and ASLA's Award of Honor for Excellence in the study of Landscape Architecture..

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Through discussion, fieldwork, and homework, students will identify landforms and watersheds, calculate slopes, and manipulate contours to create garden rooms, and control water flow. Learn how to communicate design ideas to contractors and evaluate the opportunities and constraints of a more...
233LAN428 02/01 We 10:00am-1:00pm Eckerson
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