Why Landscape Architecture as a career?

This is the first of our monthly video series. This month Jolene shares why she started a career in landscape architecture and its importance to her and thriving communities. About the Author Jolene Rieck is the Principal Landscape Architect and owner of Peaks to Plains Design. The firm provides landscape architecture, civil engineering and planning[…]

2017 Award-Winning Projects

  We are so proud to announce that we are the recipients of two awards by the Idaho-Montana Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects.       Our work on the Forrest E. Mars Building at the Brinton Museum was recognized with the Merit Award in General Design. The Forrest E. Mars Jr. Building[…]

The Life of a Road Warrior

What do you think when you hear September and October? For us, the first thing that comes to mind is conference season. And for a firm like ours, whose primary service area encompasses over 500 miles in each direction, that is a lot of dashboard time. We traveled over 3,840 miles this conference season to[…]

Fusing Drawing and Technology

We tend to put technology on a pedestal. Culturally, we haven’t integrated it. In architecture and landscape architecture, you want people to be present in the moment in the spaces that have been designed for them. What we can do and should be doing is asking technology to make us present.” -Richard Roark, OLIN  […]