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Laura works in landscape urbanism and landscape architecture design projects in academic and professional environments.

Laura is a tenure track assistant professor at TU Delft and since 2012 and 2013 she has taught Landscape Architecture and Landscape Urbanism at Venice University IUAV and at Politecnico di Milano. She also taught at NUS National University Singapore, at Venice International University VIU and at Padova University. Since 2014 she holds the Italian Associate Professorship registration and was a EU Marie Curie researcher at the University of Trento.

Professional activity is supported by a constant commitment in research and teaching. Her research interest is currently focused on landscapes of crisis – territories and cities affected by environmental, economic, and social crisis. In the past she dealt with airport and industrial landscapes.

Laura received a Ph.D. in Urbanism in 2008 from Venice University IUAV Ph.D. School, a Master’s degree (M.Des.) with distinction focused on landscape and urban studies from Harvard University GSD in 2004 (attended with a grant), and Bachelor and Master’s degrees in Architecture with honors from Venice University IUAV in 2001.

Education/Academic qualification

Università Iuav di Venezia

Oct 200410 Dec 2008

Award Date: 10 Dec 2008

Harvard University

Jan 20029 Mar 2004

Award Date: 9 Mar 2004


Oct 199523 Jul 2001

Award Date: 23 Jul 2001


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  • An EU Common Training Framework for Landscape Architecture addressing the current needs of society

    Cipriani, L., de Vries, J., Stauskis, G., Auweck, F., Triboi, R., Andreucci, M. B., Cervera Alonso de Medina, M., Cancela d’ Abreu, M., Freire, M., Carapinha, A., a Conceição Castro, M., Del Pozo, C., Deveikienė, V., Gunnlaugsson, H. G., Fekete, A., Fetzer, E., Fabris, L., Fingerova, R., Gazvoda, D., Gkoltsiou, A. & 24 others, Harmanescu, M., Kamenecki, M., Koscak Miocic-Stosic, V., Melone, A., Mertens, E., Meeres, S., Ortacesme, V., Noortman, A., Sárospataki, M., Stiles, R., Trolf, N., Tóth, A., Tomic Reljic, D., Tudora, I., Valdés Tejera, E., Valánszki, I., Weckman, E., Williams, T., Tutundzic, A., Lambertini, A., Mihova, K., Muru, T., Dam, T. & Teqja, Z., 2021, p. 1-20. 20 p.

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  • Fragile airports. Fragile cities. Fragile landscapes

    Cipriani, L., 2021, In: Urban Development Issues (UDI). 68, 2, p. 39-51

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  • La metamorfosi può nascere anche da qui

    Translated title of the contribution: Venice lagoon metamorphosis can start from hereCipriani, L., 2021, Voci. Echi. Laguna. Luca, I., De Marchi, M., Fabian, L. & Tosi, M. C. (eds.). Conegliano: Anteferma Edizioni, p. 112-121; 181-189 19 p.

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  • The Death and Life of a Tropical Landscape: Envisaging a New Melaka, Malaysia

    Cipriani, L., 2021, Tropical Constrained Environments and Sustainable Adaptations: Businesses and Communities. Azzali, S. & Thirumaran, K. (eds.). Springer, p. 187-207 20 p. (Managing the Asian Century).

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  • Scenarios for the Polesine, the Po River, and its delta

    Cipriani, L., 2020, Scenarios for the Polesine, the Po River, and its delta: Changing Geography by Design. Steinitz, C., Fisher, T. & Orland, B. (eds.). Redlands, California: ESRI press, p. 54-55 2 p.

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