Monday, March 10-Wednesday, April 30
Buffalo, N.Y. Buffalo, the Best Planned City in the World, an exhibition of photographs by Andy Olenick, runs through April 30 at the Buffalo Niagara Visitor Center in the Market Arcade (617 Main St.). The show features photos of Buffalo’s Olmsted Park System and other places in the city that Olmsted helped design. Olenick’s photographs appear in the LALH book The Best Planned City in the World by Francis R. Kowsky. For more information call 716-852-2356 or click on visitbuffaloniagara.com.
Saturday, April 26
Buffalo, N.Y. (time TBA, afternoon). WNED-TV (Horizons Plaza, 140 Lower Tce.) hosts and sponsors the local premiere of Frederick Law Olmsted: Designing America, a one-hour film. The film is a production of WNED-TV, Buffalo/Toronto and Florentine Films/Hott Productions, Inc. The screening is free and open to the public. For more information, visit ned.org or call 716-845-7000.
Sunday, May 18
Holyoke, Mass., 1:00 p.m. The LALH traveling panel exhibition, A Genius for Place, opens at Wistariahurst historic house museum (238 Cabot St.), with a public reception. The show runs through August 24 and is open to the public during the museum’s regular visitor hours. For more information, visit the Wistariahurst website or call 413-322-5660.
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VIEW 2014 mails
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Publication of Arthur A. Shurcliff: Design, Preservation, and the Creation of the Colonial Williamsburg Landscape by Elizabeth Hope Cushing
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Publication of John Nolen, Landscape Architect and City Planner by R. Bruce Stephenson
Amherst, Mass. The LALH traveling panel exhibition, A Genius for Place, opens at Jones Library (43 Amity St.). The show runs through the end of the month and is open to the public during the library’s regular hours. Visit the Jones Library website or call 413-259-3090.
Wednesday, October 1
Northampton, Mass. The LALH traveling panel exhibition, A Genius for Place, opens at Forbes Library (20 West St., Hosmer Gallery). The show runs through the end of November and is open to the public during the library’s regular hours. Visit the Forbes Library website or call 413-587-1011.
Monday, December 15
New York, N.Y. 100 Years of Design on the Land, a new LALH exhibition, premieres at 1285 Avenue of the Americas Art Gallery (between 51st and 52d Sts.) Contemporary photographs of ten important American places tell a unique story of the nation’s complex beliefs and aspirations. The show runs through Friday, March 6, 2015.
Banner photo credit: Meadow grasses, Yellowknife, Canada. Photograph by Etta Gerdes ©.