Marc Treib on Georges Descombes 3.7.20. LAEP SYMPOSIUM: “THE SHAPE OF THE LAND: AESTHETICS & UTILITY”
Georges Descombes is an architect, landscape architect, and emeritus professor of architecture at the University of Geneva whose work has been widely published and awarded. He has undertaken numerous projects both within Switzerland and abroad, including the Jardins d’Eole in Paris and the Parc de Lancy in Switzerland. His decades-long project for the renaturalization of the River Aire outside Geneva has become a model for all design work in this arena.