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Gert D. Groening

Gert D. Groening, German landscape architect, educator, historian. Recipient Dumbarton Oaks Fellowship Harvard University, 1994; Beatrix Farrand award University California, Berkeley, 1973; Peter Josef Lenné prize Senat Berlin, Federal Republic of Germany, 1975, Wilhelm-Naulin-Plakette award, 1988. Member International Society Horticultural Science.

Background

  • Groening, Gert D. was born on September 6, 1944 in Stetten, Germany.

  • Education

    • Diploma Engineering, Technology University, Hannover, Federal Republic Germany, 1970. Doctor rer. horticultural habilitatus, Technology University, Hannover, Federal Republic Germany, 1979.

    Career

    • Research assistant Institute Gruenplanung University Gartenarch, Hannover, 1970-1973, 74-75. Postgraduate researcher department landscape architecture University California, Berkeley, 1973-1974. Academy counselor Lehrg.

      Landschaftsplanung, University Hannover, 1975-1982. Professor Institute Freiraumentwicklung, 1982-1985, F.B. Architektur, F.G. Gartenkultur und Freiraumentwicklung/Universitaet der Kuenste, Berlin, since 1985. Director Institute Arbeiterkultur und Oekologie e.V., Hofgeismar, Germany, since 1986.

      Consultant various state, communal, and private organizations, Federal Republic Germany, since 1973.

    Works

    • Author: Allotment Gardening, 1974, Permanent Caravanning, 1979. Co-author: The Love for Landscape, I and III, 1986, 87, 100 Years German Society for Garden Art, 1987, 75 Years Association of German Landscape Architects, part 1, 1988, 100 Years Municipal Parks and Recreation Department Hannover, 1990, Gruene Biographies, 1998, Die Heide in Park und Garten, 1999, Gartenkultur und nationale Identitaes, 2001. Co-editor book series Arbeiten zur sozialwissenschaftlich orientierten Freiraumplanung (12 vols.

      ), since 1980. Contributor numerous articles on garden architecture, history of garden architecture, nature protection and landscape planning to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member International Society Horticultural Science.
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    Born September 6, 1944
    (age 73)
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    • 1970
      Technology University
    • 1979
      Technology University
    • 1970 - 1973
      Research assistant, Institute Gruenplanung University Gartenarch
    • 1973 - 1974
      postgraduate researcher, department landscape architecture University California
      Berkeley, California, United States
    • 1975 - 1982
      academy counsel, or Lehrg. Landschaftsplanung
    • 1982 - 1985
      professor, Institute Freiraumentwicklung
    • 1985
      professor, Institute Freiraumentwicklung
      Berlin, Germany, Germany
    • 1986
      director, Institute Arbeiterkultur und Oekologie e.V.
      Hofgeismar, Hessen, Germany, Germany
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