Jean Lee

Jean has been a principal with C+R since 2004 having joined the firm in 1997. Her passion for the environment shows in her commitment to infuse landscape design with ecology. Growing up in Caracas, Venezuela gives her a broad multicultural perspective as well as Spanish fluency. She is well versed in all of the aspects of a project from inception through construction.

Aug 082016
 
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From Left : Julio Persivale, TJ Marston, Aida Curtis, Ralph Ferrer

Several members of our team were able to attend the annual FLASLA Conference in Jacksonville, Florida this year where we were honored to receive 2 Design Awards!  Click here to read more about the awards. We are proud of our entire team for their hard work and dedication to the landscape architecture profession here in South Florida!

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From Left : Jonathan Haigh (FLASLA President), Aida Curtis, Ralph Ferrer, Chad Danos (ASLA President)

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From Left : Jonathan Haigh (FLASLA President), Aida Curtis, TJ Marston, Chad Danos (ASLA President)

 

Jul 142016
 
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New Escofet Benches installed on green lawn.

C+R’s new plaza at Miami Dade College’s Wolfson Parking Garage in the heart of Downtown Miami is almost complete!  Nestled between the campus’ of Miami Dade College and  the New World School of the Arts, the plaza allows an oasis for students to study and relax in a lush green environment in stark contrast to the existing urban environment.

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New trees and mature plant material installed

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Custom curved precast concrete bench installation in progress

The plaza design offers a variety of open spaces for impromptu performances and art exhibits as well as cozy modern furnishings with places to gather or lay on a lawn.  The adjacent white wall flanking the park is envisioned to be a new mural designed and implemented by the local youth and a backdrop for the new urban plaza. Expected completion is Fall 2016!

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New bike racks installed in front of white wall ready for a mural!

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Concrete pavers and new modern lighting installed

Project Credits : Aida Curtis (Managing Principal), TJ Marston (Lead Designer/Project Manager), Ruben Colon, Julio Persivale

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C+R  is honored to receive 2 awards this year by the Florida American Society of Landscape Architects (FLASLA) . The 2016 FLASLA Design Awards program “encourages the advancement, expansion, and recognition of the Landscape Architecture profession. As Landscape Architects, let us honor projects that blend environmental and artistic principles, emphasizing beauty, function, and the environment. These works of excellence that represent the value inherent to Landscape Architecture.”

The Naturalized Roadways concept received the  Award of Excellence in the Conceptual category, while Garden of the Arts received an Award of Merit in the Open Space Category.  We are proud of our entire team for their hard work and dedication to the advancement of our profession.

Keep reading to learn more about these award winning projects.

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View of green roof at Miami Dade Children’s Courthouse

C+R is excited to show the sneak peak preview of the newly completed green roof we designed in collaboration with HOK at the New Miami Dade Children’s Courthouse. The drought tolerant plant materials are planted in soft curvy beds reminiscent from above of the patterns and textures created in the Everglades by slowly moving water.

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