07 April 2014

Praxis studio in the news

Can landscape architecture really impacts people's lives? Frank Gallagher's spring studio was featured in the Star-Ledger because of that potential impact. The studio is exploring redevelopment alternatives at a former landfill in Somerville. But, as one of the students is aware, the impact could be good or bad:

“The people who live in the town are the ones who have to live with it,” Johnsen said. “What we’re supposed to be considering is…the health and safety of the public. So it’s not just about us and our big ideas.”

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