Clare Cooper Marcus

General Information

Occupation: Landscape Architect, Professor

Resident City: Berkeley

Resident State/Province: California

Resident Country: United States




Employer: Healing Landscapes

Title: Associated Partner

Notes: a consulting firm that specializes in user-needs analysis related to the programming, design and evaluation of outdoor spaces in health care settings

Employer: University of California at Berkeley

Title: Professor Emerita of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

Start Date: January 01, 1969


Country: delete


No apprenticeships on record


Name: Merit Award from the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA)

Description: awarded for People Places

Date Received: January 01, 1993

Name: National Endowment for the Arts Award for Exemplary Design Research

Description: for her book Easter Hill Village

Date Received: January 01, 1983

Name: Career Award of the Environmental Design Research Association

Date Received: January 01, 1984

Name: Guggenheim Award to research a book on cohousing

Date Received: January 01, 1989

Name: Citation for Research in Progressive Architecture’s annual award program

Description: awarded for her book Housing as If People Mattered

Date Received: January 01, 1992

Name: Environmental Design Research Association (EDRA)/Places Award for Place Research

Description: awarded for Healing Gardens

Date Received: January 01, 2000

Name: Outstanding Educator

Description: awarded by the Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture (CELA)

Date Received: January 01, 1997

Name: ASLA Bradford Williams Medal

Description: January 01, 2004


No exhibitions on record

Notable Projects

No projects on record


Institution: University of London

Department: Cultural and Historical Geography

Institution: University of Nebraska

Department: Masters degree in Urban Geography

Institution: University of California at Berkeley

Degree: Masters degree in City and Regional Planning


No licenses on record

Professional Affiliations

No affiliations on record

Publications By

Title: Easter Hill Village: Some Social Implications of Design

Publisher: Free Press

City: New York City

Date Published: January 01, 1975

Title: Housing as if People Mattered: Site Design Guidelines for Medium Density Family Housing

Co-author: Wendy Sarkissian

Publisher: University of California Press

Date Published: January 01, 1988

Title: Healing Gardens, Therapeutic Benefits and Design Recommendations

Co-author: Marni DBarnes

Publisher: Wies

City: New York

Date Published: January 01, 1999

Title: People Places: Design Guidelines for Urban Open Space

Co-author: Caroly Frances (ed)

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Date Published: January 01, 1998

Title: Gardens in Healthcare Facilities: Uses, Therapeutic Benefits, & Design Recommendations

Publisher: The Center of Health Design

Date Published: January 01, 1995

Title: House As a Mirror of Self: Exploring the Deeper Meaning of Home

Publisher: Conari Press

Date Published: January 01, 1997

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