Category ARTICLES

BOOK AWARDS

Josh’s book Landscape Architecture and Environmental Sustainability: Creating Positive Change Through Design has received three awards and a shortlisting since its release in 2017. These include two Excellence Awards by the Australian Institute of Landscape Architects in Research and Communication, one at a state level (AILA – Victoria) and also the highest category honour at […]

BOOK CHAPTER ON WATER SENSITIVE URBAN DESIGN

Josh co-authored a book chapter titled ‘The Role of WSUD in Contributing to Sustainable Urban Settings’ which is included in the edited volume Approaches to Water Sensitive Urban Design : Potential, Design, Ecological Health, Economics, Policies and Community Perceptions. The chapter argues that to act more sustainably, applications of WSUD in suburban and city settings […]

EDITED VOLUME ON LANDSCAPE AND FOOD

Joshua and colleague Tim Waterman have completed editing a 40 chapter book, The Routledge Handbook of Landscape and Food (Routledge, London). Taking over three years to compile, the 40 chapter, 340,000 word volume includes 53 contributors from across the globe. Allen S. Weiss describes it as “an exemplary interdisciplinary volume of great topical scope and […]

BOOK RELEASED ‘LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE & ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY

Joshua’s book, Landscape Architecture and Environmental Sustainability: Creating Positive Change Through Design, has been released by Bloomsbury Publishing on 12 January 2017. The book includes over 200 projects from Turenscape, West 8, James Corner Field Operations, Reed Hilderbrand, Hargreaves Associates, Latz + Partner, Taylor Cullity Lethlean, McGregor Coxall, Peter Walker Partners, Dirt, Ten Eyck Landscape […]

BEYOND CAPABILITY: TOWARDS NEW TERRITORY IN BRITISH LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE AND EDUCATION.

This opinion piece was written during 2015 and 2016, however, did not find a publisher willing to include it.   Beyond Capability: towards new territory in British landscape architecture and education   Progressive landscape architecture is increasingly engaged in tackling neoliberal strangleholds on our globalised planet. Lateral strategies, plans and visions are harnessing solutions to […]

YIELD OPERATIONS RESEARCH PRESENTED IN THE NETHERLANDS

Josh verbally presented a research paper at the AESOP 6 Sustainable Food Planning Conference ‘finding spaces for productive cities’  held from 5-7 November in Leeuwarden in the Netherlands. The paper, Yield Operations: (Re)Fitting Urban Agriculture in Existing Green Spaces for Economic and Other Benefits explored the potential for urban agriculture to generate income in existing […]

GROW FOOD NOT LAWNS ARTICLE

Joshua was interviewed for an article “Grow Food Not Lawns: The Fertile World Of Foodscaping”, published in Australian health magazine Wellspring, Eco Issue 2014. The article discussed the foodscaping phenomenon in Australia. Download the article here: wellspring_2014_winter_Grow Food Not Lawns