October 11, 2011 - 9:15am
Mr. Martin and I talk design, life, tragedy and true genius in the legacy of Frederick Law Olmsted. Join Justin Martin, author of Genius of Place: The Life of Frederick Law Olmsted, on Wednesday, October 12th for an evening of good food and book discussion at 610 Magnolia restaurant.
My book arrived well-packaged. Loopy, slapdash script in a fat-tip Sharpie proclaimed “requested” across the white space of a tightly-furled bubble mailer. Straight from the publisher; “requested” indeed. The book is very pretty: a smooth, satisfying...
July 29, 2012 - 6:53pm
The Louisville Olmsted Parks Conservancy hosts another volunteer “Park Nut” event this Saturday.
It is not a secret that Louisville is FULL of beautiful parks. But how do all these parks STAY beautiful?
If this was a PSA about not littering or about stopping forest fires (which it sounds like it might be), the answer would be “YOU AND ONLY YOU.” But the actual answer is that, at least in part...