Professor Adriaan Geuze is winner of worldwide award in landscape architecture

News - 31 August 2022 - Communication BK

The International Federation of Landscape Architecture has announced Adriaan Geuze as the winner of the premier worldwide Sir Geoffrey Jellicoe Award in landscape architecture. Adriaan Geuze’s outstanding contributions to the promotion of the profession in conceptual and practical respects represent the best values of the IFLA world community.

Geuze has made important contributions to the education of generations of landscape architects in courses taught across the world. Beyond his professional and academic accomplishments, Geuze also takes prominent and active positions within societal debates on landscape and design. All of these contribute to making Geuze one of the foremost and most inspiring landscape architects worldwide, according to the jury. They unanimously agreed that Adriaan Geuze is one of the most significant landscape architects in the world today.

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The Jellicoe Award recognizes a living landscape architect whose lifetime achievements and contributions have had a unique and lasting impact on the welfare of society and the environment, and the promotion of the profession of landscape architecture. Read the full press release of the International Federation of Landscape Architects.

Adriaan Geuze was appointed professor in Landscape Architecture at the department of Urbanism of our faculty in March 2022.

Read the interview with Geuze at his start at our faculty.