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Related person/organization

Roberto Burle Marx (speaker)


circa 1977 – 1982



MLA Citation:

Roberto Burle Marx Lecture. circa 1977 – 1982. Giuseppe Zambonini papers; Open Atelier of Design Lecture Series. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 24 Aug 2019


Giuseppe Zambonini talk interrupted at :29 by presentation by Roberto Burle Marx. How to construct a garden? Volumes, color, rhythm, texture, time, composition, instability, relating to existing landscape and architecture. Discusses his work, teaching, Brazilian flora, life and death of plants. Projects include: Ministry of Education (Rio); Ministry of the Army and Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Brasilia); recent commission Longwood Gardens (Pennsylvania); and others.