Captive Waters: About Myths--Past, Present and Now

Start Date
10/17/2018
End Date
10/17/2018
Description
Professor Christophe Girot guides attendees through the history of designed water as not only a life source, but as the fabric of civilization and culture. Drawing from the scale of the garden to that of the regional system, and from ancient civilizations to contemporary mise-en-scenes, Girot will sketch the complex issues and amazing opportunities that Designing Water entails.
Location
Kennett Square, PA
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Historic Preservation
Urban Planning & Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.25
Learning Outcomes
A broadened perspective on the history of water and water features in the landscape.
Water as the fabric of civilization and culture.
Discussion of the complex issues and amazing opportunities of water in the landscape
Instructors
Christophe Girot, Professor and Chair of Landscape Architecture at the Architecture Department of the ETH, Zürich
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Provider
Longwood Gardens Continuing Education


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