Thursday 8th Feb 2018
University of Washington-Alder Hall Auditorium (use NE 40th St. entrance)
1315 NE Campus Pkwy, Seattle, WA 98105
Lawrence Halprin was one of America’s great landscape architects of the modern era. An innovator and trendsetter his work ranged from private gardens, to urban design to regional plans.
This lecture looks at the totality of his career including the touchstones for his projects and his design methods. It explores his iconic designs: the FDR Memorial, Ghirardelli Square, Dance Deck, the Portland Open Space Sequence, Freeway Park, Levis Strauss Plaza, Haas Promenade, Nicollet Mall, and Yosemite National Park.