History of Gardens and Landscapes

Sponsored by the Friends of History of Garden and Landscape Seminar

Venue: Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR, North block, Senate House unless otherwise stated

Time: Thursdays 18:00                                          

Convenors: Michael Ann Mullen, Christine Lalumia (Sotheby's Institute of Art & UCL), David Marsh, Stephen Smith

For enquiries: ihrgardenhistory@gmail.com

Summer Term 2018
DateSeminar details
26 April
18:00
Origins of the Royal Horticultural Society
Brent Elliot (Royal Horticultural Society)
Bloomsbury Room, G35, Ground Floor

10 May
18:00
The representation of country houses and gardens 1720-1845
Paula Riddy (University of Sussex)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

24 May
14:00
Visit to Kenwood House with head gardener Dave Gibbons
Dave Gibbons
Kenwood House, Hampstead Lane, Highgate, London NW3 7JR

7 June
18:00
Work in progress 2 paper event
Marta Garcia Carbonero (Institute of Historical Research), Jean Cornell (Institute of Historical Research)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

21 June
18:00
Formal gardening and plant collecting among the city’s 18th century merchants
Stephen Smith (Queen Mary University of London)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR