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Katherine Aul '07

Katherine Aul

Landscape Designer and Webmaster
Chelsea Garden Center, Manhattan, New York

Student, Columbia University, New York

Education:

M.S. in Landscape Design, Columbia University (2012)
B.A. Art History, Wofford College (2007)

Career Highlights:

  • Lived in Tokyo, Japan from 2007 -2009
  • Traveled extensively through Japan, Southeast Asia (Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Thailand) and most recently (January 2012) Turkey – studying landscape design practices, native plant species, practicing photography, etc.
  • Helped jump-start Wofford’s Environmental Studies Program and renovated, designed and installed the “Secret Garden” in the courtyard of the Black Science Annex (2009-2010)
  • Moved to NYC in 2010, began Master’s program at Columbia
  • Summer 2010 Horticultural Internship Program- the New York Botanical Garden
  • Early 2011-Present- hired as the webmaster and for horticultural sales & landscape design at the Chelsea Garden Center (one of the oldest design + build firms in the city and essentially the only plant nursery in the city) in Manhattan, NYC.
  • 2011- Selected as the student representative of Columbia University’s Landscape Design Department – featured in the promotional video - http://ce.columbia.edu/files/ce/multimedia/Landscape_General/columbia_masters_landscape_design_video.html
  • 2011-Invited to join Columbia University’s committee for the 2012 Senior Class Gift as the representative of the Landscape Design Department


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