Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Meet the Instructor: Richard Alomar (New York, USA)

Richard Alomar
New York, USA

Richard Alomar is an assistant professor of Landscape Architecture at Rutgers University and founder of the Urban Field Studio in New York. He leads weekly on-location sketch crawls and workshops for New York City Urban Sketchers and uses the sketchbook to document place, time, movement and thoughts on the relationship between people and urban space. His research focuses on practical applications to global climate changes. He holds a B.S. in agronomy from the University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez and a Masters in Landscape Architecture from Louisiana State University. He is a registered landscape architect in New York.

Blogs: http://the-landscape.blogspot.com and http://nycsketch.blogspot.com/

Workshop G: Sketching Urban Place: People, Space and Street