Why are we wrecking our best modernist landscapes?

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Why are we wrecking our best modernist landscapes?

Why are we wrecking our best modernist landscapes?
Dec 14, 2017
The Architect's Newspaper

That’s because landscape architecture, though intrinsic to the experience of some of the best modern buildings, rarely gets the conversation it deserves. Despite being featured in all the film’s promo shots, the landscape by one of the last century’s best landscape architects got zero shout-outs.

This snub, brought to light by the Cultural Landscape Foundation Executive Director Charles Birnbaum in a Huffington Post op-ed, reflects larger attitudes toward landscape architecture in the United States.