Frederick Law Olmsted: Designing America
Date(s) - Apr/13
Academy of Music
WGBY-57 presents the world premiere of “Frederick Law Olmsted: Designing America,” a new, one-hour documentary produced by Lawrence Hott and Diane Garey of Florentine Films/Hott Productions and WNED TV, Buffalo/Toronto. This film chronicles the career and lasting influence of America’s premiere landscape architect who designed New York’s Central Park, Boston’s Emerald Necklace, and many town commons and campuses right here in the Pioneer Valley. This is the first screening of the film, which will be broadcast on PBS stations later this year. Screening followed by a discussion and Q&A with producers Lawrence Hott and Diane Garey and landscape historian Ethan Carr.