Walter Hood Receives 2019 Gish Prize

The Gish prize is considered one of the most prestigious honors for artists in the United States and awards one of the largest gift amounts each year. The announcement comes less than two weeks after Hood received the 2019 MacArthur Genius grant.  Read More »


LAEP Student Journal Wins 2019 ASLA Communications Honor Award

This is GROUND UP’s third Student ASLA Honor Award in the Communications category: The journal also won for its second and fifth edition, Issue 02: Grit, in 2013 and Issue 05: Delineations, in 2016. Read More »


Professor Emerita Clare Cooper Marcus receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Clare Cooper Marcus, Professor Emerita in Landscape Architecture and Environmental Design, receives the Lifetime Achievement Award from The Center for Health Design. The award celebrates the contributions of an individual over their entire career. Read More »