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Remembering Bob Buchanan

It is with great sadness that we remember Professor Emeritus Robert Buchanan. He passed away on July 31, 2022 surrounded by his loved ones.

Professor Emeritus Robert Buchanan
Robert Buchanan, 1932 – 2022

Bob was a beloved professor and mentor, and the second Chair of our Department of Landscape Architecture from 1969-1995.

Outside the University he was a noted painter, draftsman, and printmaker, producing a large body of work exhibited in Seattle, Boston, San Francisco, Rome, Paris, and other cities.

His obituary can be found here, and you can view a collection of Robert Buchanan’s work from his January 2019 Gould Gallery exhibit on our portfolio page.