Online launch of Community by Design, the new film from LALH.


Publication of John Nolen, Landscape Architect and City Planner by R. Bruce Stephenson


Thursday, May 7

Greenwich, CT, 7:30 p.m. Judith Tankard Lecture: “Gardens of Ellen Biddle Shipman,” Historic Gardens of Greenwich Symposium, Greenwich Historical Society/Palladium Musicum, Greenwich, Connecticut.

Wednesday, May 13

Ipswich, MA, 2-3 p.m. “A Spot of Land”: Arthur A. Shurcliff and the Road Argilla. Elizabeth Hope Cushing, Ph.D., is the author of a newly published book about Boston landscape architect Arthur A. Shurcliff (1870–1957), based on her doctoral dissertation for the American and New England Studies program at Boston University. Castle Hill on the Crane Estate.

Saturday, May 16

Philadelphia, PA, 10 a.m. Judith Tankard Lecture: “Designing Paradise: Women Landscape Artists,” Artists and Gardens: A Day of Art and Horticulture Symposium, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts/The Barnes Foundation, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Tuesday, May 19

Atlanta, GA, 7:30 p.m. Judith Tankard Lecture: “Designing Women: Beatrix Farrand and Ellen Shipman,” Georgia Perennial Plant Association, Atlanta, Georgia.

Thursday, May 21

Newport, RI, 11 a.m. Lecture, “Arthur A. Shurcliff: Design, Preservation, and the Creation of the Colonial Williamsburg Landscape,” by Elizabeth Hope Cushing, author of the book of the same name, at Rosecliff (548 Bellevue Ave.). Event is open to the public, although advance registration is required. Visit or call (401) 847-1000 ext. 137.


Publication of VIEW 2015

Saturday, June 6

Dearborn, MI, Judith Tankard Lecture: “Gardens of Ellen Biddle Shipman,” Henry Ford Estate, Dearborn, Michigan.

Wednesday, June 10

Newport, RI, 11 a.m. Judith Tankard Lecture: “Beatrix Farrand: Private Gardens, Public Landscapes,” The Preservation Society of Newport County, Newport, Rhode Island.

Saturday, June 20

Windsor, Vermont Judith Tankard Lecture “Gardens of the Cornish Colony,” The Gardener’s Journey: Celebrating the 130th Anniversary of the Cornish Colony (garden tour), Historic Windsor, Windsor, Vermont.

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