2021-2022 Landscape Design Students & Alumni Series

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 Alumni Association. All are welcome to register.


October

A pioneer of "re-wilded landscapes," Darrel Morrison revisits the people and places that have nourished his long career as a celebrated landscape architect-from designer Jens Jensen and naturalist Aldo Leopold to the prairie grasses and wildflowers of his native Midwest. more...
222LAN265A 10/19 Tu 1:00pm-2:00pm Morrison
NYBG

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 Alumni Association. All are welcome to register.
222LAN265G 10/19 Tu 1:00pm-2:00pm Morrison
Landman
Stick
Sturges
Loades
Cunningham
Towers
NYBG

November

Nestled on 13 acres in Greenwich, Connecticut, Sleepy Cat Farm represents a 25-year creative collaboration between owner Fred Landman and noted landscape architect Charles J. Stick. Together, they have fashioned a garden of surprise and intrigue and many influences-an undulating, more...
222LAN265B 11/16 Tu 1:00pm-2:00pm Landman
Stick
NYBG

December

Famed landscape architect Cornelia Hahn Oberlander left an outstanding legacy of built work in Canada, the U.S., and Europe. Her imaginative designs, sustainable practices, and compelling lectures encouraged legions of professionals to follow her path. Beka Sturges, a much-honored designer more...
222LAN265C 12/14 Tu 1:00pm-2:00pm Sturges
NYBG

January

This lecture will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
UK-based garden writer Greg Loades offers a fresh approach to garden design, fusing classic English cottage style with the new perennial movement. Using lush images of more...
223LAN265DO 01/18 Tu 1:00pm-2:00pm Loades
ONLINE

February

Blending traditional Yankee building techniques with high design, Maine native Matthew Cunningham is well-known for his plantcentric residential landscapes throughout the Northeast. His gardens feature ecologically minded planting schemes and regionally sourced reclaimed materials that evoke an authentic sense of more...
223LAN265E 02/15 Tu 1:00pm-2:00pm Cunningham
NYBG

March

Over more than two decades, landscape architect Shavaun Towers has worked closely with NYBG staff to create many of the distinctive gardens within its 250 acres, including the Chilton Azalea Garden, Burn Lilac Collection, and Steinhardt Maple Collection. Towers will more...
223LAN265F 03/15 Tu 1:00pm-2:00pm Towers
NYBG