Coffin Grant Recipients

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Place Maker Award Recipients

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Lifetime Achievement Award Recipients

David R. Coffin Publication Grant for 2016

The Foundation for Landscape Studies is pleased to announce the recipient of the 2016 David R. Coffin Publication Grant, which is given for the research and publication of a book that advances scholarship in the field of garden history and landscape studies. 

John Dixon Hunt

John Evelyn: A Life of Domesticity

Reaktion Books

John Dixon Hunt is Emeritus Professor of the History and Theory of Landscape at the University of Pennsylvania and a recipient of the Foundation for Landscape Studies’ Lifetime Achievement Award. His current research centers on the roles of history and typology in landscape architecture and garden design.

Elizabeth Kryder-Reid

California Mission Landscapes: Race, Memory, and the Politics of Heritage

University of Minnesota

Dr. Elizabeth Kryder-Reid is Professor of Anthropology and Museum Studies and director of the Cultural Heritage Research Center in the School of Liberal Arts at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. She is a coauthor of Keywords in American Landscape Design (Yale University Press, 2010) and winner of the Society of Architectural Historian Landscape History Essay Prize (2012).

Dean Cardasis

James Rose

Library of American Landscape History

Dean Cardasis, FASLA, is a professor of landscape architecture at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, and director of the James Rose Center for Landscape Architectural Research and Design in Ridgewood, New Jersey.

Mohammad Gharipour

Gardens of Renaissance Europe and the Islamic Empires: Encounters and Connections

Pennsylvania State University Press

Mohammad Gharipour is an associate professor in the School of Architecture and Planning at Morgan State University. He is the director and founding editor of the International Journal of Islamic Architecture and the author of Persian Gardens and Pavilions: Reflections in Poetry, Art and History (I. B. Tauris, 2013).