Aldo was project lead for “Lawn Nation: Art & Science of the American Lawn” at the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum and involved with construction preparation for the Museum of Science and Industry “Smart Home.” He is skilled in the design-build platform and has built numerous urban gardens ranging in scale from parkway to multiple lots. His residential work has been featured in Cooking Light and Midwest Home & Garden.
Teaching remains integral to Aldo’s growth. At Harvard, he served as a teacher’s assistant for a mandatory course in plant identification for two terms. Aldo helped develop a theory course in design detailing at the burgeoning landscape architecture program at the Illinois Institute of Technology School of Architecture, where he lectures and regularly serves as a design critic.