20th Annual Landscape Design Portfolios Lecture Series: Time, Place & Story: Design at the Crossroads

Featuring Charles Birnbaum, Beka Sturges, and Thomas Woltz

3 Mondays, October 1, October 15,
November 5,
6:30–7:30 p.m.

Scandinavia House, 58 Park Avenue at 38th Street, Manhattan
 
For the 20th anniversary of this series, we invite you to hear from three innovative leaders in the field of contemporary landscape design. From the tireless advocacy of The Cultural Landscape Foundation to the timeless designs of Reed Hilderbrand and Nelson Byrd Woltz Landscape Architects, the collective work of this year’s speakers demonstrates a steadfast dedication to ensuring that the public has access to beautiful landscapes that heal the land, tell powerful stories, and celebrate history, culture, and ecology.
 
CEUs: Each lecture is approved for one credit hour by:  APLD & LACES 
 

 

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October
For the 20th anniversary of this series, we invite you to hear from three innovative leaders in the field of contemporary landscape design. From the tireless advocacy of The Cultural Landscape Foundation to the timeless designs of Reed Hilderbrand and more...
10/01 Mo 06:30pm-07:30pm Birnbaum
Sturges
Woltz
SCAN
As urban growth continues at a relentless pace, Charles A. Birnbaum, FASLA, FAAR, believes it is crucial for landscape architects to weave a site's history into new designs. He points to Philadelphia's Society Hill and the Russell Page Garden at more...
10/01 Mo 06:30pm-07:30pm Birnbaum
SCAN
"We gave the landscape voice. and turned the museum toward the land."
This is how Reed Hilderbrand Principal Beka Sturges, ASLA, LEED AP, describes her firm's award winning expansion of The Clark Art Institute for which she served as more...
10/15 Mo 06:30pm-07:30pm Sturges
SCAN
November
For 20 years, Thomas Woltz, FASLA, CLARB, NZILA, has practiced landscape architecture at the intersection of art, ecology and culture. As the owner of Nelson Byrd Woltz Landscape Architects (NBW), he has led the design of public parks across North more...
11/05 Mo 06:30pm-07:30pm Woltz
SCAN