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The Rise of Living Architecture: Commemorative Edition celebrates the contribution of more than 50 leading experts to the development of the green roof and wall industry over the past decade. Leadership profiles are drawn from a wide range of business, academia, policy and design professionals.

“The Rise of Living Architecture: Commemorative Edition”

The Rise of Living Architecture: Commemorative Edition celebrates the contribution of more than 50 leading experts to the development of the green roof and wall industry over the past decade. Leadership profiles are drawn from a wide range of business, academia, policy and design professionals. These extraordinary individuals share their greatest accomplishments and views on the future development of the industry. The Rise of Living Architecture is a beautiful tabletop book that was designed by award-winning Ian Rapsey (ianrapseyco.com), and includes a Foreward on Restorative Design by celebrated academic Stephen Kellert, Yale University and an essay on the transformative power of living architecture by Steven W. Peck, founder and president of Green Roofs for Healthy Cities. The outstanding photographic work of Brad Temkin (www.bradtemkin.com/rooftop) is featured throughout this limited edition work.


Order your copy and showcase green roofs and living walls to clients, friends and family. Discounts available when ordering 10 or more.


Order your copy via the Green Infrastructure Store (http://greeninfrastructurestore.com/The-Rise-of-Living-Architecture.html) and have it shipped to your door.


The Rise of Living Architecture Commemorative Edition is also available at Swipe Books in Toronto, 401 Richmond St. W, #121. 416-363-1332 or info@swipe.com.


 

These Experts are Profiled

 

 

Ms.Diana Balmori, FASLA
Founding Principal, Balmori & Associates


Mr. Roger Schickedantz, GRP, AIA, LEED AP
Director, William McDonough & Partners


Mr. William A. McDonough, FAIA, Int. FRIBA
Founding Partner, William McDonough + Partners


Ms. Marie-Anne Boivin, M.ScAgr.
Sopranature Product Manager, Soprema


Mr. Ralph P. Velasquez
Executive Director of Sustainability, TremcoRoofing and Building Maintenance


Ms. Barbara Lynn Deutsch, GRP, ASLA
Executive Director, LandscAPe Architecture Foundation


Mr. David Yocca, FASLA, AICP, LEED AP
Principal Landscape Architect/Planner Conservation Design Forum


Ms. Nancy Somerville, Hon. ASLA, Hon AIA
Executive Vice President, ASLA


Mr. Richard Daley


Former Mayor of Chicago, Katten Muchin Rosemann LLP


Ms. Lois Vitt Sale, AIA, LEED Faculty
Chief Sustainability Officer, Wight & Company


Mr. Peter D’ Antonio, GRP, RCI, CSI, ASTM
National Sales Manager – Waterproofing Systems Sika Sarnafil


Ms. Virginia Russell, GRP, FASLA, LEED AP
Associate Professor of Architecture, University of Cincinnati


Dr. Mark Simmons, PHD
Director, Ecosystem Design Group, Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, University of Texas at Austin


Ms. Katrin Scholz-Barth
President, Katrin Scholz Barth Consulting


Mr.Randy Sharp, GRP, FCSLA, BCSLA, LEED AP
Principal, Sharp & Diamond Landscape Architects


Dr. David Tilley, PHD
Associate Professor of Ecological Engineering, University of Maryland


Mr. Tom Liptan, FASLA, RLA
City of Portland Bureau of Environmental Services


Mr. Joe Patalone
Former Deputy Mayor of Toronto


Mr. Tim Barrett, GRP, BArch, B.Gen, MRAIC, LEED AP
President, Barrett Roofing


Dr. Stuart R. Gaffin, PHD
Research Scientist, Center for Climate Systems Research, Columbia University


Ms. Majora Carter, MFA, Honorary PHD
Former Executive Director, Sustainable South Bronx


Dr. Brad Bass, PHD
Adjunct Professor, Center for Environment, University of Toronto


Maureen Connelly, PhD. Arch, MAIBC
Director, Faculty, Centre for Architectural Ecology, BCIT


Mr. Paul Kephart, GRP
President, Rana Creek


Mr. David F. Spalding, ASTM, CSI
President, American Hydrotech


Mr. Charlie Miller, PEng, ASCE, ASTM
President, Roofmeadow


Dr. Paul S. Mankiewicz, PhD
Executive Director, The Gaia Institute


Ms. Monica Kuhn, GRP, OAA
Architect, Monica E. Kuhn, Architect Inc.


 

Dr. Alan Darlington
Founder, Nedlaw Living Walls


Mr. Jason McLennan, LEED AP, M.Arch, Hon. FIGP, Ashoka Fellow
CEO, International Living Future Institute


Dr. Robert Berghage, GRP
Penn State University


Mr. William F. Foley, GRP, CSI, CCPR
Sustainable Technologies Specialist, Tremco


Mr. Pliny Fisk III
Founder & Co-Director, The Center for Maximum Potential Building Systems


Ms. Gail Vitori, LEED Fellow
Co-Director, The Center for Maximum Potential Building System


Mr. John Souza
Founder & CEO, greenscreen


Ms. Cornelia Hahn Oberlander, OC, FCSLA, FASLA, lmbcsla
Landscape Architect


Mr. Peter MacDonagh, rla, LEED AP
Kestrel Design Group


Mr. Chris Eichhorn, rro
President, International Leak Detection


Ms. Amy E. Norquist, GRP, mpp
President & CEO, Greensulate llc


Mr. Charles L. Friedrich, GRP, RLA, ASLA,
Horticultural Division Manager, Carolina Stalite Company


Mr. Howard M. Neukrug, PEng.
Commissioner of Philadelphia Water Department


Mr. Mark Kevin Morrison, GRP, Rla, LLA, FASLA
President & CEO, Mark K Morrison Landscape Architecture PC


Mr. Michael F. Gibbons, GRP, PEng, FSCI, CCCA, CCPR
President, Architectural Systems Inc.


Mr. Wolfgang Amelung
Owner & Founder, Gentron Systems Inc.


Mr. Terence McGlade
Green Roof Business Development, Flynn Canada


Ms. Linda Velazquez, GRP, LEED AP, ASLA
Publisher & Editor, Greenroofs.com llc


Dr. Manfred Köhler
Professor, University of Applied Sciences, Neubrandenburg, Germany


Mr. Lance Davis, AIA, LEED
Architect, Design Excellence Sustainability, General Services Administration


Mr. Jeffrey L. Bruce, GRP, FASLA, LEED, ASIC
Owner, Jeffrey L. Bruce & Company LLC


Joy Schmidt
President, Xeroflor Canada


Mr. Michael Berkshire, MPlan
Department of Planning & Sustainability, City of Chicago


Ms. Kerry Ross, GRP, BArch, B.Gen, MRAIC, LEED AP
President, Green T Design


Dr. Brad Rowe, PhD
Director, Ecosystems Design Group


Ms. Lisa Goodman
Council Member, City of Minneapolis


Mr. Daniel K. Slone, Esq.
Partner, McGuireWoods LLP


Mr. Peter C. Lowitt, FAICP
Director, Devens Enterprise Commission & Immediate Past Chair, GRHC


 

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