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The Olmsted Effect: Shaping the Future through Landscapes, April 11-13

Join us for an exciting conference with the Kentucky Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects and National Association for Olmsted Parks! The Olmsted Effect: Shaping the Future through Landscapes will feature guided tours, design awards and education sessions honoring Frederick Law Olmsted’s fundamental belief that well-designed landscapes can improve the human condition.

  • Thursday, April 11—Conference kick-off and opening reception* of Olmsted’s Louisville exhibit at the Frazier History Museum, with talk by keynote speaker Laurie Olin, FASLA
    *To register for this event only, select “Opening Reception Guest” on Eventbrite.
  • Friday, April 12—Guided bus tours to the Olmsted Parks and other notable parks and landscapes across the region during the day, design awards at The Henry Clay in the evening
  • Saturday, April 13—Education sessions at The Henry Clay