Designing With Nature
History And Journey Into The Field Of Landscape Architecture

June 25th, 2014 @ Topanga Library

• What landscape architecture is
• Where nature exists within urban areas
• A healthier, more holistic future through design

Mia Lehrer is the founder and President of Mia Lehrer + Associates (ML+A). As an international landscape architecture and urban design firm, ML+A is known for its design and development of a wide spectrum of ambitious public and private projects including; the Los Angeles River Revitalization Master Plan and creating an ecological laboratory in the heart of Los Angeles with the Natural History Museum’s Nature Gardens.

Born in El Salvador and educated at the Graduate School of Design at Harvard University, Ms. Lehrer is internationally recognized for her progressive landscape designs.

She is committed to protecting our environment and designing projects that will heal our Earth. She believes that great landscape design coupled with sustainability has the power to enhance the livability and quality of life in our cities and in our environment.

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