News & Recent Events
Mar. 2018, LANDD principal presented at 2018 CELA conference in Virginia Tech., Blacksburg, VA.
Jul. 2017, LANDD principal was awarded a grant of $2,500 as design fees from the Acton-Boxborough Cultural Council (ABCC) for the "China Trail Garden" project at the Acton Arboretum in Town of Acton, MA. This is the largest amount that ABCC have ever awarded to any project before.
Jun. 2017, $7,600 was raised in the community through a 3-week fund-raising campaign for the Acton Arboretum "China Trail Garden" project initiated by LANDD principal.
May 2017, LANDD principal presented at 2017 CELA/CLAEC conference at Beijing Forest University in Beijing, China.
Dec. 2015: LANDD principal was invited to attend the final studio review at the Boston Architectural College (BAC) for a studio course featuring urban infill architectural and site design.
Nov. 2015: LANDD principal presented our landscape planning and design work as case studies in a cultural landscape workshop at Architectural Boston Expo (ABX).
Jun. 2015: LANDD's workshop proposal was selected by the Boston Society of Landscape Architects (BSLA) for 2015 Architecture Boston Expo (ABX). Sponsored by BSLA, this workshop was initiated and organized by LANDD principal focusing on cultural sustainability.
Apr. - Jul. 2015: LANDD was invited by the Town of Boxborough in the greater Boston Area for landscape design work around the historic Town Hall.
Apr. 2015: LANDD principal was invited to attend the final studio review at Wentworth Institute of Technology to give critiques for a comprehensive design studio course featuring experimental theater and open space design near the Boston's Symphony Hall.
Nov. - Dec. 2014: LANDD principal was invited to attend the interim and final studio reviews at Wentworth Institute of Technology to give critiques for an architecture design studio course featuring community center design along the Southwest Corridor Park in Boston.
Nov. 2014: LANDD principal joined the Planning Board in Boxborough, MA to conduct site plan reviews and work with the Master Plan Update Committee on the Master Plan Update for 2025.
Oct. 2014: LANDD principal was invited to undertake consulting and textbook writing work at School of Tourism Management in Beijing International Studies University.
Jun. 2013: LANDD's Diamond Bay project won the United Nations Global Human Settlements Award during the 8th Global Forum on Human Settlements (GFHS) held in Berlin, Germany.
Nov. 2012: LANDD's two founding principals gave a speech and presented our landscape master planning work in a workshop focusing on recreational agricultural development in China at Architectural Boston Expo (ABX).
May 2012: LANDD's proposal was selected by the Boston Society of Landscape Architects for 2012 Architecture Boston Expo. LANDD's two founding principals will discuss our master planning work of recreational agricultural development in China at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center in November.
September 2011: Changsha • Gemdale• Beyond Imaginations project (Guanyinyan International Communities) was rewarded the title of The Most Innovative and Competitive Model Development of China Real Estate by China Construction News.
May 2011: LANDD principal gave a lecture at Asian/Asian-American Designers Forum of Boston Society of Architects (BSA) about international practice.
Mar. & Apr. 2010: LANDD principal was invited to attend the mid-term and final studio review at Harvard GSD to give critiques at the Landscape and Ecological Urbanism Studio concerning alternatives for the Beijing City Northwest landscape study.
Nov. 2009: LANDD principal was a featured speaker at the 'Build Boston' Women-In-Design Conference' workshop, "Working Around the World - The Global Office."
Nov. 2009: LANDD's design work was featured at the "Women-In-Design" exhibition at the Build Boston Convention.
Sep. 2009: The paper work of LANDD senior landscape architects was selected by the 2009 IFLA APR Congress (IFLA Asia Pacific Congress) held in Incheon Metropolitan City, Korea.
Mar. 2009: LANDD recommended and partnered with
Henry Lenny Design Studio, Inc. CA
on the Chengdu Diamond Bay
project Concert Hall conceptual design.
LANDD acted as the lead design professional.
Jan. 2009: LANDD assisted Spalding Tougias Architects, Inc.
on a religious project in the Boston area that will be certified Silver under the LEED rating system.
Oct. - Dec. 2008: LANDD recommended and partnered with
PACE, Inc., CA
on the American Dream project water engineering and design in China.
LANDD acted as the lead design professional.
Nov. 2008: LANDD principal's design work was displayed at the
Women-In-Design exhibition at the Built Boston Convention.
Sept. 2008: LANDD's Diamond Bay
project was featured on one of China's most prestigious and popular TV programs at Phoenix TV
Lu Yu You Yue. LANDD's principal and local partner were interviewed by the
TV anchor Chen Lu Yu.