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Frederick Law Olmsted: Designing America

January 18, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

To kick the year off, Georgia Tech’s College of Design will be screening the PBS documentary “Frederick Law Olmsted: Designing America.” The film will be introduced by Laurence Cotton, the principal researcher and consulting producer of the film. Following the screening, Cotton will present a short talk about Frederick Law Olmsted, Sr.’s his life and career and the legacy of the Olmsted Brothers’ firm.

What: Film viewing and discussion—all about the father of landscape design (aka, FLO)

Who: Anyone with an interest in learning more about the designer of New York’s Central Park, Boston’s Emerald Necklace, and even Atlanta’s Druid Hills neighborhood and Olmsted Linear Park



January 18, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Georgia Tech College of Architecture Reinsch Pierce Auditorium
247 Fourth St. NW
Atlanta, GA 30332 United States