Archive for January, 2013

Permaculture in Las Vegas

| January 30, 2013 | 1 Comment
Permaculture in Las Vegas

Today I have the great pleasure of introducing an old friend, Stefanie Milisits, she is ColemanConcepts first guest blogger! She will be talking about a great organization here in Las Vegas, Great Basin Permaculture. Please check it out! I first want to thank ColemanConcepts for the opportunity to share my blog! I am also very […]

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Women In Architecture

| January 29, 2013 | 0 Comments
Women In Architecture

It seems like the world knows what I am  focusing on women in design! Just this morning I came across this infographic from www.archdaily.com about women in architecture and the history of women in the profession. Be sure to read the Women In Design blog too! Take a look…

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Women In Design

| January 28, 2013 | 0 Comments
Women In Design

On January 23, 2013, COLAB Las Vegas sponsored a panel discussion, Women In Design. The panelists include: Beth Campbell, AIA (Principal at Gensler) Cecilia Schafler (Principal at Lage Design) Jill Abelman (Owner at Inside Style) Kirsten Nalley, PE, SE (Principal at Mendenhall Smith) With Moderator: Shelley Hutchins (Senior Editor at Hanley Wood) The panelists were […]

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Design and Politics

| January 23, 2013 | 0 Comments
Design and Politics

(As also posted on ‘The Field’ at www.ASLA.org) It’s inevitable that politics and the design profession collide. After listening to Eric Roberts, the Vice President of SH Architecture in Las Vegas, NV, it is imperative that the design profession get involved in the political aspect of our profession. Design and politics don’t seem to coincide. […]

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Call For Entries!!

| January 22, 2013 | 0 Comments
Call For Entries!!

ColemanConcepts is trying something a little different. We want YOU to post your work, designs, photography! Showcase what you do and what you are proud of! This will turn into a virtual gallery where fellow designers of all disciplines from all over the world will see, comment, critique your work. All credit will go to […]

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COLAB Las Vegas

| January 18, 2013 | 0 Comments
COLAB Las Vegas

Here is just a small snip it of this great organization!! Please help out if possible. I personally volunteer for COLAB and would love to see it succeed! Let’s have the entire design community come together for this! WHO WE ARE COLAB Las Vegas is a non-profit organization located in the Arts District in downtown […]

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Restoring the LA River Habitat

| January 16, 2013 | 0 Comments
Restoring the LA River Habitat

After almost a century of being encased in concrete, the Army Corp of Engineers are conducting studies to restore the habitat to the LA River. Check out the video! Something to consider in Las Vegas? (original video from http://worldlandscapearchitect.com/)  

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When to Not Design

| January 15, 2013 | 0 Comments
When to Not Design

Browsing on my usual landscape design blogs I came across this article on the Landscape Architects Network titled, Once, It Was An Airport. The premise is about an abandoned airport where nature gradually came in and took it back over. After some time passes, grass grows and trees spring to life in places where roaring […]

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Red Yucca at Clark County Trails

| January 9, 2013 | 0 Comments
Red Yucca at Clark County Trails

Red Yucca at Clark County Trails- Las Vegas Wash Trails    

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Entry at Pedestrian Bridge

| January 9, 2013 | 0 Comments
Entry at Pedestrian Bridge

Entry of the Pedestrian Bridge at CC Trails 26  

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