public symposium

Landscape as Catalyst: Lawrence Halprin's Legacy and Los Angeles

Saturday, November 4, 9:30 am to 4:00 pm

A+D Architecture and Design Museum
900 East 4th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90013


Join author and landscape historian Kenneth Helphand; architects Donlyn Lyndon, James A. Garland, and Buzz Yudell; landscape architect Doug Campbell; developer Robert F. Maguire; art consultant Merry Norris; and President and CEO of The Cultural Landscape Foundation Charles A. Birnbaum for a daylong conference sharing personal and professional insight on Halprin’s accomplishments, his legacy, and his impact on the renaissance of downtown Los Angeles.

Reservations are required. $95 participation fee includes the day’s proceedings, lunch, and a closing reception. Click here for reservations and additional information, visit  or call 202.483.0553.

 Portland Open Space Sequence, Ira Keller Fountain, Portland, OR, 2016. Photograph © Jeremy Bitterman, courtesy The Cultural Landscape Foundation

Portland Open Space Sequence, Ira Keller Fountain, Portland, OR, 2016.
Photograph © Jeremy Bitterman, courtesy The Cultural Landscape Foundation