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Course Instructor

Julie Johnson

Course Date

Spring 2017

Course Type

Graduate Community Design Studio

Course Description

Looking to a more resilient future in the face of climate change and food production as ecological infrastructure, this studio explored where and how urban agriculture may be practiced in Seattleā€™s Rainier Beach neighborhood, notably on civic landscapes, towards a system of productive landscapes.The design process and proposals address issues of social justice and environmental health, and envision multiple benefits of healthy food and environments, ecological learning, community-building, and evolving beauty.

See the final studio booklet, Urban Agriculture as System.