On June 15, get exclusive access to private gardens in Louisville and hear directly from the designers and their clients about their collaborative process. How do clients and designers work together? What makes for a great, enduring collaboration? Garden Dialogues provides unique opportunities for small groups to visit some of today’s most beautiful gardens created by some of the most accomplished designers currently in practice.
Saturday, June 15th, 10am to 12pm | Louisville A: Glenview Bluff Garden JP Shadley, Shadley Associates Landscape Architects, with artists Craig Kaviar, Don Lawler and Meg White, and Matthew and Karine Maynard Situated on a bluff 90 feet above the Ohio River, this lush and radiant 35-acre River Road estate combines dramatic, panoramic views with an exquisitely and artfully detailed garden. Individual areas with site-specific art offer opportunities for bliss and relaxation.
Saturday, June 15th, 1 to 2:30pm | Louisville B: American Life Green Roof Mark K. Wourms, Ph.D., Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest At 17,000 square feet, the green roof atop the Mies van der Rohe-designed American Life and Accident Company headquarters is Louisville’s largest. Along with various sedum cultivars, Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest have added three plots to test native plant adaptability to living roof environments
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