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Male, US, born 1916-07-01, died 2009-10-25

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Halprin, Lawrence and Associates, Landscape Architects


Professional History

Principal, Lawrence Halprin and Associates, Landscape Architects, San Francisco, CA.

Professional Actvities

Halprin served on the jury of the 1963-1964 Home Awards Jury put together by the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and Sunset magazine. Halprin served with a distinguished cast of designers including Harris Armstrong (an architect from the Saint Louis, MO, area), Edward Larrabee Barnes, Architect of New York, Dorothy W. Liebes, a distinguished Bay Area weaver, Victor Steinbrueck, a Professor of Architecture at the University of Washington, and Calvin Straub, an architect from Southern California and teacher at USC's Architecture School, who moved to become an Architecture Professor at Arizona State University between 1961 and 1988. Proctor Mellquist, Editor of Sunset, presided on the committee.


PCAD id: 539


NameDateCityState
1st Interstate Bank, World Center, Downtown, Los Angeles, CA1988-1990Los AngelesCA
Bank of America, World Headquarters Building, 555 California Street, San Francisco, CA1967-1969San FranciscoCA
Bissinger House, Woodside, CAWoodsideCA
City of Denver, Parks and Recreation Department, Skyline Park, Denver, CO1973DenverCO
City of Mill Valley, Public Library, Main Library #2, Mill Valley, CA1964Mill ValleyCA
City of Seattle, Parks and Recreation Department, Freeway Park, Seattle, WA1971-1976SeattleWA
Coleman House, Marin County, CAMarin CountyCA
Crocker Center, Atrium, Bunker Hill, Downtown, Los Angeles, CA1981-1983Los AngelesCA
Crocker Center, Crocker Bank Tower, Bunker Hill, Downtown, Los Angeles, CA1981-1983Los AngelesCA
Crocker Center, KPMG Tower, Bunker Hill, Downtown, Los Angeles, CA1981-1983Los AngelesCA
Del Monte Center, Monterey, CAMontereyCA
Donnell, Dewey and Jean, House and Garden, Sonoma, CA1947-1948SonomaCA
Eisler House, Marin County, CAMarinCA
Embarcadero Center, Master Plan, San Francisco, CA1969-1974San FranciscoCA
Emmons, Donn and Nancy, House, Almonte, Mill Valley, CA1947-1948Mill ValleyCA
Fairmont Hotel, Nob Hill, San Francisco, CA1902-1907San FranciscoCA
Ghirardelli, Domenico and Son, Chocolate Company, Factory #3, San Francisco, CA1896-1898San FranciscoCA
Halprin House and Garden, Kent Woodlands, CAKentfieldCA
Levin House, Marin County, CAMarin CountyCA
Levi Strauss and Company, Headquarters, San Francisco, CASan FranciscoCA
Lovejoy Plaza, Portland, ORPortlandOR
Matzinger, Merrill, House, Bevedere, CA1962BelvedereCA
McIntyre House and Garden, Hillsborough, CAHillsboroughCA
Monterey Traffic Tunnel, Monterey, CAMontereyCA
Pischel House, San Francisco, CASan FranciscoCA
Schuman, Isadore and Ida, House, Woodside, CA1949WoodsideCA
Sea Ranch Association, Development, Sea Ranch, CA1964-1965Sea RanchCA
Seattle World's Fair, Master Plan, Queen Anne, Seattle, WA1959-1962SeattleWA
Seminary South Shopping Center, Fort Worth, TX
Stanford Medical Plaza, Stanford, CA1959StanfordCA
United States Government, Department of State, Consulate Office Building, Hong Kong, China1958Hong Kong
University of California, Berkeley (UCB), Alumni House, Berkeley, CA1952-1953BerkeleyCA
"Seattle's Urban Sculpture for Motion", AIA Journal, 56: 3, 53-54, 09/1971. "Shopping Center", Architectural Forum, 117: 16, 7/1962. "A Lot of Living Space on a Precipitous Site", Architectural Record, 133: 4, 177-180, 04/1963. "Awards of Merit Ghirardelli Square", Architectural Record, 140: 1, 43, 1966-07. "Four Public Libraries", Architectural Record, 180-181, 09/1967. "The Sea Ranch (Book Review)", Architectural Review (London), 215: 1285, 95, 03/2004. Halprin, Lawrence, Freeways, 1966. Gebhard, David, Winter, Robert, "Medical Plaza", Guide to Architecture in San Francisco and Northern California, 160, 1985. Woodbridge, Sally, Montgomery, Roger, Guide to Architecture in Washington State, 128, 1980. "Lawrence D. Halprin: eco-architect", Horizon, 12: 46-55, Summer 1970. "FDR and the cherry blossoms", Horizon, 19: 56-61, 5/1977. "Newslines: Emmons Resigns as BART's Consulting Architect; Charges Absence of Architectural Considerations", Journal of the American Institute of Architects, 46: 5, 12, 11/1966. "Monterey Will Tunnel Traffice Under Old City", Journal of the American Institute of Architects, 46: 3, 42, 09/1966. "Milestones in Prestressed Concrete by T.Y. Lin", Journal of the American Institute of Architects, 46: 4, 77, 10/1966. Gebhard, David, Winter, Robert, "Crocker Center, 1982-83", Los Angeles An Architectural Guide, 228, 1994. Kassler, Elizabeth B., Modern Gardens and the Landscape, 24-25, 1964. Delahanty, Randolph, Preserving the West, 59, 1985. "Seattle Freeway Park", Process Architecture, 4, 227-239, 1978-02. Halprin, Lawrence, RSVP Cycles: Creative Processes in the Human Environment, 1969. Patty, Stanton H., "Plans Liked: Full Center Change Unlikely by June 1", Seattle Times, 4, 1963-02-27. Shepherd, Roger, Structures of Our Time, 61-65, 80-83, 2002. Treib, Marc, "3 Maturity and Modernity", Thomas Church, Landscape Architect Designing a Modern California Landscape, 90, 101-112, 2003. Eckbo, Garrett, Urban Landscape Design, 22, 1964.