Recent News


October 4
RebArena wins an ASLA Southern California Chapter Merit Design Award!

October 1
University of Virginia School of Architecture Lecture Series panel discussion for opening of Ambiguous Territory exhibition at UVA, featuring Greetings from Owens Lake.

September 11
First copy in hand!


June 14
RebArena flyover:

May 25
Participated in Field School Meet-Up.

May 18
Alexander Robinson participated in Cornell's Department of Landscape Architecture thesis reviews.

May 16
"Willful Waters," edited and excerpted in Places Journal, is featured on Longreads.

 Los Angeles River. [Vittoria Di Palma]

Los Angeles River. [Vittoria Di Palma]

March 14 
"Sedimentary Computation, Modeling and Representation: A Design Interface for a Dry Lake" lecture at Stuckeman Center for Design Computing at the Pennsylvania State University, Materials and Computing Flash Symposium, State College, PA

March 6 
The Spoils of Dust is the recipient of the 2018 Foundation for Landscape Studies David R. Coffin Publication grant given "for the research and publication of a book that advances scholarship in the field of garden history and landscape studies."

February 16 
"Notes from the Middleground: Landscape and Infrastructure" at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo College of Environmental, Hearst Lecture Series, San Luis Obispo, CA

October Panels
Moderator for “Ecology, Design, and Community at California’s Salton Sea” & Panelist on “Visualizing the Creative Design of North American Rivers” at American Society of Landscape Architecture National Conference, Los Angeles, CA


September 27-October 18, 2017
"Greetings from Owens Lake" showing at that  Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning, Univesity of Michigan, Ann Arbor as part of the "ambiguous territory: architecture, landscape, and the postnatural" exhibit and symposium. 

July participant in Dredge Research Collective organized conference with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Design with Nature (DwN) and Landscape Architecture conference at USACE ERDC in Vicksburg, Mississippi.

May 24-31 CLUI Residency aboard the GSLEP (Great Salt Lake Exploration Platform)  

 April 19 Panel member for 3rd LA | 96 Acres: Designs on the Silver Lake, hosted my Los Angeles Times architecture critic, Christopher Hawthorne at Occidental College.

November 18 Panel presentation at Realms and Realities Colloquium at the Harvard Graduate School of Design

October 29 5PM Interviewed as part of Next Up: LA River Archinect Podcast at the A+D Museum

October 23 Panel presentation at #ASLA2016: SUN-A08: Interfacing with Landscape Performance: Case Studies and Research in Simulation and Modeling

September 22-24 Landscape As Necessity Conference, USC School of Architecture, Landscape Architecture & Urbanism Program, presenter and session moderator

July 13 Sci-Arc's OffRamp 11: "Inyo and Obsidian Geo-metry or How Long is a Piece of String?"