Professional Practice

With an Eye Towards Nature: A Japanese Garden Design Intensive(1)

Date: 4/25/2020 - 4/27/2020

Type: Events

LA CES approved?: No

Location(s): Oregon

Description: With an Eye Towards Nature: A Japanese Garden Design Intensive

This three-day course created for design professionals focuses on the Japanese tradition of designing with nature, using the spectacular landscape of the Columbia Gorge as an outdoor classroom.

The course is taught by Portland Japanese Garden faculty. Marc Treib, professor of architecture emeritus at the University of California, Berkeley, and a noted landscape and architectural historian and critic, takes part in the last day’s design critique and gives a public talk the next day.

Dates: April 25-27
Application opens Feb. 1, 2020

Tuition: $1,250

Conditions, program content and other details at or from

The program is a presentation of the International Japanese Garden Training Center of Portland Japanese Garden. The Training Center is a recipient of the 2018 American Public Gardens Association award for program excellence.


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