Start: March 27, 2019 4 p.m.
End: March 27, 2019 5 p.m.

L. Irene Compadre, PLA. Principal

Arbolope Studio

Pathmaking: A Landscape Architectural Journey

  1. Recognizing moments and decisions that guide a career path;
  2. Ways that educational opportunities and mentors can launch a career;
  3. How a young firm has embraced collaboration to grow their practice;
  4. Look at how Arbolope Studio's approached the design process.

Lecture Synopsis: Professional practice and entrepreneurship can be like a daunting, unachievable future. Using a series of mind maps created in early 2018, L. Irene Compadra will take the audience through the journey that lead her to founding Arbolope Studio; an award-winning landscape architecture, urban design and public art practice based in St. Louis.

L. Irene Compadre, Principle of Arbolope Studio will candidly discuss the challenges and opportunities related to landscape architectural practice by sharing a few recent projects and related anecdotes.