History of Gardens and Landscapes

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), Dr. David Marsh, Stephen Smith

For enquiries: ihrgardenhistory@gmail.com

Spring Term 2017
DateSeminar details
19 January
18:00
‘Caroline Applebee, Botanical Illustrator’
Charlotte Brooks (RHS Lindley Library)
Room 349, Third Floor, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU

2 February
18:00
‘Margaret Bentinck, Duchess of Portland: Plant Collector’
Maddy Pelling (York)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU

16 February
18:00
‘The Amazing Life of Taki Handa’
Jill Raggett (Writtle University College)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU

2 March
18:00
‘Mien Ruys, Dutch Landscape Architect and Garden Designer’
Lucie Harkema (Mien Ruys Garden Foundation, Dedemsvaart, Netherlands)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU

16 March
18:00
‘Ladies at Wrest: Chatelaines Creating Landscapes at Wrest Park’
Twigs Way (consultant in Designed Heritage Landscapes)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU

30 March
18:00
‘Clio in the Garden: Five Women Garden Historians’
Margaret Willes (writer and independent scholar)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU