Lectures

Throughout the year, NYBG Adult Education offers lectures in which outstanding landscape architects and designers present their signature works and insights, and internationally recognized speakers address topics of global interest related to the study, preservation, and appreciation of the plant kingdom.


October

This lecture series will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Three gifted landscape architects—Thomas Balsley, Gina Ford, and Walter Hood—push the boundaries of invention with designs for urban waterfront parks that exhibit an extraordinary confluence more...
212LAN801AO 10/05 Mo 6:30pm-7:30pm Balsley
Ford
Hood
ONLINE

This lecture will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Tom Balsley, FASLA, is a world renowned landscape architect whose NYC-based studio, SWA/Balsley, is best known for its fusion of landscape and urbanism into award-winning parks more...
212LAN801BO 10/05 Mo 6:30pm-7:30pm Balsley
ONLINE

This lecture will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Gina Ford, FASLA, is the cofounder and principal of Agency Landscape + Planning, in Cambridge, MA, a practice dedicated to addressing social equity, cultural vitality and more...
212LAN801CO 10/19 Mo 6:30pm-7:30pm Ford
ONLINE

This lecture will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
In 2015, renowned garden writer and designer Page Dickey moved from Duck Hill-the beloved 1830's North Salem farmhouse and 3-acre garden she'd owned and loving tended more...
212LAN265AO 10/20 Tu 1:00pm-2:00pm Dickey
ONLINE

This lecture series will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Hear from award-winning and nationally renowned professionals share their expertise. These popular afternoon lectures coincide with monthly morning meetings of the Landscape Design Students and more...
212LAN265GO 10/20 Tu 1:00pm-2:00pm Dickey
Culp
Palmer
Golden
Herman
Zuckerman
ONLINE

This lecture will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
As founder and creative director of Hood Design Studio in Oakland, California, Walter Hood makes urban spaces that resonate with and enrich the lives of current more...
212LAN801DO 10/29 Th 6:30pm-7:30pm Hood
ONLINE
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