• Community Design
    June 22, 2018

    This summer four multi-disciplinary students are participating in an internship with CEDIK as part of the Downtown Revitalization Project. According to the CEDIK blog, "our community design specialist, Ryan Sandwick, is leading an intern cohort in Manchester, KY. Consisting of 4 multi-disciplinary interns this effort has been specifically tailored for Manchester, where the students will study the city’s built and natural environments to determine the DNA of the downtown.

  • June 21, 2018

    LARE Review with Thomas J. Nieman, Ph.D.

    Sponsored by the Kentucky Chapter ASLA


    Friday, July 20, 6:00pm-9:00pm and Saturday, July 21, 9:00am-5:00pm

    at Gresham Smith Partners new office located at Whiskey Row

    111 W Main Street, Suite 201 - Louisville KY  google map

    Street parking is available.

  • Jayoung Koo
    June 15, 2018

    The department of Landscape Architecture was thrilled  to partner with Agricultural Education for a two-day summer event dedicated toward teaching high school Agricultural Educators from across the state about Landscape Architecture. Educators came to Lexington where they met with a variety of professionals and got an up close look at topics relating to plant science and Landscape Architecture.

  • Ryan Sandwick
    April 30, 2018

    Landscape Architecture final reviews took place on Friday, April 27th. Students in LA 121 (Design Studio I), LA 223 (Design Studio III), LA 373 (Design Implementation III), and LA 426 (Design Studio VI) showcased their work for the entire department. Final reviews take place at the end of each semester in the Good Barn and allow students and faculty to review student projects, providing ideas, recommendations, and feedback on student work.

  • April 26, 2018

    On April 25th three Landscape Architecture seniors took part in an undergraduate research event on campus, held at the William T. Young Library. Thomas McKinley presented his work on the Alumni Drive Child Development Center Playspace, Felipe Trejo presented his work on the Spencer County Extension Office, and Beck Schultz presented his work on Jenkins, Kentucky. 

  • Landscape Architecture
    April 13, 2018

    On Friday, April 13th the LA 426 seniors completed their service-learning project. This class, led by UK Landscape Architecture Professor Brian Lee, stenciled "No Dumping" on local storm drains near campus. These stencils help alert citizens to the hazards of dumping waste (i.e. oil or leaves) into local storm sewers. 

  • Sketch Crawl
    March 5, 2018


    University of Kentucky Landscape Architecture students participated in the KYASLA conference during the first weekend of March. This year’s conference took place in Covington, Kentucky at the Community Design Center where students were able to get professional feedback on their individual portfolios as well as hear from a variety of professionals.

    Sketch Crawl

  • Recruitment
    February 6, 2018

    Recruiting future Landscape Architects is vital to the Landscape Architecture program at UK. Since coming on board with the program in October 2016, UK Landscape Architecture Academic Coordinator Tasha Cotter has participated in over fifty on and off campus events, promoting the department and encouraging prospective students to consider a major in Landscape Architecture. During the month of February, she will participate in the following recruitment activities:

  • December 20, 2017

    LA 425 students and UKLA Senior Lecturer Carolina Segura were recently featured in the Mt. Sterling Advocate Newspaper. To read the full article please click the PDF. PDF iconla_425.pdf

  • Jordan Phemister
    December 11, 2017

    On Friday, December 8th Landscape Architecture students enrolled in LA 222, LA 324, and LA 425 showcased their work in the E.S. Good Barn.