Selected Professional Appointments
- Interim Dean, Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Design, University of Toronto
- Director, Centre for Landscape Research, Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design, University of Toronto
- Associate Professor, Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design, University of Toronto
Design-centered and extremely eclectic in nature, Robert Wright’s work explores the interplay of Nature, Person, Community, City and Place within a contemporary and trans-disciplinary framework. A Modernist with Minimalist and Situationalist tendencies, he is a strong proponent of “design as built theory.”
Wright holds a BSc in Open Space Planning with a minor in Ecology and an MLA in Landscape Architecture.
He is Principal of IZ Design Studio, a full member of the Ontario Association of Landscape Architects (OALA) and a Fellow of the Canadian Society of Landscape Architects (CSLA).
Specialty Focus Areas
Landscape architecture, design, ecology, environment, urban design, fashion design, furniture design, art, industrial arts, modernism.