6p Reception, 6:30p Lecture
Chris Reed, the founding principal of Stoss, will deliver the Anova Lecture for Landscape Architecture. Reed's innovative, hybridized approach to public space has been recognized internationally, and he has been invited to participate in competitions and installations in the United States, Canada, Europe, Israel, the Middle East, Taiwan, and China. His research interests include the impact of ecological sciences on design thinking, and city-making strategies informed by landscape systems and dynamics; he is co-editor of an upcoming volume of research and drawing titled Projective Ecologies. Reed earned a Master in Landscape Architecture from the University of Pennsylvania and an AB in Urban Studies from Harvard College. He is currently Associate Professor in Practice of Landscape Architecture at the Harvard University Graduate School of Design.
This series of lectures in landscape architecture is sponsored by Anova, previously Landscape Brands, an innovator in the manufacturing of site furnishings for more than forty years. Previous lecturers in the series have included Adriaan Geuze and Kate Orff.