Shaker Ethos and Gardens: Workshop on representing Shaker ideals through landscape design
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About the Event
Learn how Shaker ideals can influence garden design. Mark Strieter of Nelson Byrd Woltz Landscape Architects will talk about the firm’s research into Shaker gardening history and how the Shaker ethos will be expressed in the landscape surrounding the museum’s future home in Chatham, New York. This workshop will conclude with advice about incorporating Shaker design principles into home gardens and landscapes.
Nelson Byrd Woltz has practiced in over 25 states and 10 countries and has garnered over 100 awards within the past 15 years, including the prestigious Amanda Burden Public Open Space Award for Citygarden in St. Louis. The work of the firm has been featured in numerous national and international publications and is the subject of a monograph published by Princeton Architectural Press.