Bookpresentation and lecture: A tribute to Sørensen's 39 Garden Plans - NVTL

Bookpresentation and lecture: A tribute to Sørensen’s 39 Garden Plans

do 23 mei 2024

Bookpresentation of 39 Garden Plans @ Amsterdam Academy of Architecture:
A tribute to C.Th. Sørensen
with an introduction by Lodewijk Wiegersma, a lecture by Kristoffer Holm Pedersen of SLA and a dialogue and discussion by Joost Emmerik.

On Thursday evening 23 May, the new English edition of the classic 39 Haveplanner by C.Th. Sørensen will be presented. You are welcome at the Academy of Architecture in Amsterdam. Several experts will shine their light on Sørensen’s extraordinary garden designs and how his ideas are dealt with in contemporary design. Finally, in a lively discussion the following question will be asked: ‘Which of the 39 is your favourite garden design?’

PROGRAMME
Thursday May 23
Amsterdam Academy of Architecture

211-213 Waterlooplein 1011 PG

19:00
Walk-in, coffee/tea

19:30
Welcome by Joost Emmerik

19:45
An introduction to Sørensen’s work and his classic 39 Garden Plans by Lodewijk Wiegersma, garden and landscape architect, expert on Danish garden architecture

20:00
In Sørensen’s footsteps by Kristoffer Holm Pedersen, communications director of SLA (DK), a leading international landscape architecture firm 

20:40
Discussion and dialogue ‘What is your favourite garden?’ led by Joost Emmerik, Joost is head of the master’s programme in landscape architecture at the Academy of Architecture Amsterdam

21:00
drinks, book sale