Good Books, Good Friends Book Auction

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Good Books, Good Friends Book Auction

Good Books, Good Friends Book Auction
Feb 22, 2021 to Mar 15, 2021
Washington, DC
United States

A special silent auction of books by landscape architects, architects, photographers, and allied practitioners with inscriptions, autographs, sketches, watercolors, collages and other additions that make them unique collectors’ items. Participants include Marion Brenner, Jeanne Gang, Walter Hood, Laurie Olin, Kate Orff, Michael Van Valkenburgh, Peter Walker, and more than seventy others.

Paris from the Air - Book Courtesy of Jeffery Milstein


American Residential Architecture: Photographs of the Evolution of Indiana Houses, including an inscription dated 2021 - Book Courtesy of Alan Ward


The participating design professionals:

  • Jane Amidon, Northeastern University 
  • Thomas Balsley, FASLA, SWA/Balsley 
  • Marion Brenner, Marion Brenner Photography 
  • Robert Burley, Robert Burley Photography and Walter Kehm, OALA, FCSLA, FASLA, LANDinc 
  • Staci L. Catron, Cherokee Garden Library Director 
  • Robert “Bob” Chipman, ASLA, Robert Chipman Landscape Architect 
  • Pietro Cicognani, Cicognani Kalla Architec PLLC
  • Andrea “Andie” Cochran, FASLA, Andrea Cochran Landscape Architecture  
  • Shane Coen, FASLA Coen+Partners 
  • Susan Cohen, FASLA, Susan Cohen Landscape Architect 
  • Oliver Cope, AIA, Oliver Cope Architect, LLC 
  • Claude Cormier, ASLA, Claude Cormier + Associés 
  • James Corner, FASLA, Field Operations 
  • Christopher Coy, AIA, Barnes Coy Architects 
  • Michelle Jeffrey Delk, ASLA, Snøhetta 
  • Sandy Fischer, FASLA, Land Morphology
  • Jeanne Gang, FAIA, Studio Gang 
  • Adriaan Geuze, International ASLA and Daniel Vasini, ASLA, West 8 Urban Design & Landscape Architecture 
  • Kenneth Helphand, FASLA, University of Oregon 
  • Ron Henderson, FASLA, IIT College of Architecture  
  • Susan Herrington, University of British Columbia and Cornelia Hahn Oberlander, FASLA 
  • David Hocker, FASLA, Hocker Design Group 
  • Doug Hoerr, FASLA, Hoerr Schaudt Landscape Architects 
  • Edmund "Ed" Hollander, FASLA, Hollander Design
  • Walter Hood, ASLA, Hood Design Studio 
  • William “Bill” Johnson, FASLA, University of Michigan (ret.) 
  • Raymond Jungles, FASLA, Raymond Jungles Inc. 
  • Alan Karchmer, Photographer and Robert Ivy, FAIA 
  • Mikyoung Kim, FASLA, mikyoung kim design 
  • Christopher LaGuardia, FASLA, LaGuardia Design Group Landscape Architecture 
  • Phoebe Lickwar, ASLA, FORGE Landscape Architecture 
  • James A. Lord, FASLA, Surface Design
  • Steve Martino, FASLA, Steve Martino & Associates 
  • Margaret McCurry, FAIA, FIIDA, ASID, Tigerman-McCurry Architects
  • Jeffery Milstein, Jeffery Milstein Photography 
  • Toshiko Mori, FAIA, Harvard University 
  • Mario Nievera, FASLA, Nievera Williams 
  • Laurie Olin, FASLA, OLIN  
  • Kate Orff, RLA, FASLA, SCAPE 
  • Janice Parker, RLA, ASLA Janice Parker Landscape Architects 
  • Harriet Pattison, FASLA  
  • Betsy Pinover Schiff, Betsy Pinover Schiff Photography 
  • Doug Reed, FASLA, RAAR and Gary Hilderbrand, FASLA, FAAR, Reed Hilderbrand 
  • James "Jim" Richards, FASLA, James Richards' Sketchbook 
  • Margie Ruddick, FASLA, Margie Ruddick Landscape 
  • Michelangelo Sabatino, IIT College of Architecture 
  • Martha Schwartz, FASLA, Martha Schwartz Partners 
  • John H. Shoaff 
  • Ken Smith, FASLA, Ken Smith Workshop 
  • Laurinda Spear, FAIA, ASLA, Arquitectonica and Margarita Blanco, ASLA, LEED AP, ArqGEO 
  • Judith Tankard, Landscape Historian 
  • Marc Treib, University of California, Berkeley 
  • Suzanne Turner, FASLA, Suzanne Turner Associates 
  • Michael Van Valkenburgh, FASLA, Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates 
  • Peter Walker, FASLA, PWP Landscape Architecture  
  • Alan Ward, FASLA, Sasaki 
  • Thaisa Way, FASLA, FAAR, University of Washington 
  • Larry Weaner, Affiliate ASLA, Larry Weaner Landscape Associates 
  • Marion Weiss and Michael Manfredi, Weiss/Manfredi 
  • Barbara Wilks, FAIA, FASLA, W Architecture and Landscape Architecture 
  • Keith Williams, ASLA, Nievera Williams 
  • Thomas Woltz, FASLA, CLARB, Nelson Byrd Woltz 
Gardens of the Arts and Crafts Movement, signed - Book Courtesy of Judith Tankard
Freehand Drawing and Discovery, including an original signed sketch - Book Courtesy of James Richards


Legacy Participants:

  • Arthur Edwin Bye 
  • Thomas Church 
  • Grady Clay, Jr. 
  • Elizabeth deForest 
  • Lawrence Halprin 
  • Norman Thomas Newton
  • John Osmsbee Simonds 
  • James Rose 
  • Eleanor Sinclair Rohde 
  • Stanley Tigerman
  • James van Sweden (courtesy of Oehme Van Sweden) 
  • Brooks E. Wigginton 
  • Donald Wyman 
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