19th Annual Landscape Design Portfolios Lecture Series: A Life in Design

Featuring Signe Nielsen, Arabella Lennox-Boyd, and Laurie Olin

3 Mondays, October 16, October 30,
November 6,
6:30–7:30 p.m.


Scandinavia House, 58 Park Avenue at 38th Street, Manhattan
 
Outstanding landscape architects and designers from around the world showcase their
signature projects, working methods, and design philosophies. This year’s lineup features
a passionate and influential trio, each of whom has an amazing body of work that has
transformed cities around the world. Their timeless designs for public spaces, regenerated
urban sites, and city centers tell stories that resonate on profound emotional, intellectual,
and poetic levels—reflecting a deep, personal connection between people and place.
 
CEUs: Each lecture is approved for one credit hour by:  
 

Support for this series has been provided by The Heimbold Foundation.

 

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Classes

October
A LIFE IN DESIGN
Outstanding landscape architects and designers from from around the world showcase their signature projects, working methods, and design philosophies. This year's lineup features a passionate and influential trio of landscape architects, each of whom has an more...
10/16 Mo 06:30pm-07:30pm Nielsen
Lennox-Boyd
Olin
OFS
A powerful leader in healing post-industrial New York City's landscapes, Signe Nielsen and her firm, MNLA, have revitalized Lincoln Center's public plazas, restored St. Paul's historic churchyard, devised the master plan for the South Bronx Greenway, and transformed more than more...
10/16 Mo 06:30pm-07:30pm Nielsen
OFS
"I don't like gardens that immediately present themselves to you. I want to walk through different spaces, with the vistas always changing. There has to be a sense of mystery." So says Arabella Lennox-Boyd, who has designed landscapes around the more...
10/30 Mo 06:30pm-07:30pm Lennox-Boyd
OFS
November
Renowned landscape architect Laurie Olin, AFLA, creates elegant environments that can seamlessly accommodate heavy human and vehicular traffic, while providing beautiful, restful spaces from which to watch the world go by. Here in New York City, we experience the transformative more...
11/06 Mo 06:30pm-07:30pm Olin
OFS