Leading artists, writers, musicians and directors took part in the Serpentine's first 24-hour Interview Marathon in the park. Developed and hosted by Hans Ulrich Obrist and Rem Koolhaas. The event was recorded on in-built CCTV cameras and originally displayed on plasma screens built into the walls of the 2006 Pavilion. Please be aware that the CCTV footage has a grainy quality, which was part of the original concept devised by Rem Koolhaas and Hans Ulrich Obrist.
Outdoor sculpture and public art are integral to this most recent urban design project.
Interviewed by Charles A. Birnbaum, June 2009.
For more information about Stuart O. Dawson: http://tclf.org/pioneer/stuart-dawson
A lecture by Larry Halprin leads him to study landscape architecture.
Interviewed by Charles A. Birnbaum, December 2011.
For more information about Shlomo Aronson: http://tclf.org/pioneer/shlomo-aronson
Olin discusses how to best communicate your ideas. These clips are extended, uncut interviews with landscape architect Laurie Olin and interviewer Charles Birnbaum. The videos are part of a new series of richly illustrated interviews with Olin that reveal intriguing insights into his life, career, design philosophy and the concepts behind his legacy projects - see the full Oral History at http://tclf.org/pioneer/oral-history/laurie-olin. Olin, a recent recipient of the National Medal of the Arts, has profoundly influenced practitioners and the general public through his extensive body of built works and more than forty years of teaching. This is the tenth in TCLF's award-winning Pioneers of American Landscape Design® series of free, Web-based, in-depth, first person interviews with leading landscape architects.
While in the fifth grade, Johnson discovers the power of painting to impact his life and others’ after vandalizing a school desk.
Interviewed by Charles A. Birnbaum, August 2015.
For more information about William “Bill” Johnson: http://tclf.org/pioneer/william-johnson
Enrolling at the Graduate School of Fine Arts, Pattison meets influential practitioners: Ian McHarg, Sir Peter Shepheard, M. Paul Friedberg, and Roberto Burle-Marx.
Interviewed by Charles A. Birnbaum, June 2015.
For more information about Harriet Pattison: https://tclf.org/pioneer/harriet-pattison
Learn the definition of "RSVP Cycles" and their contribution to the design process.
Interviewed by Charles A. Birnbaum, March 2003.
For more information about Lawrence Halprin: http://tclf.org/pioneer/lawrence-halprin
Olin's vibrant redesign of this traffic circle created a new gathering place for New Yorkers.
Interviewed by Charles A. Birnbaum, June 2012.
For more information about Laurie Olin: http://tclf.org/pioneer/laurie-olin
Haag recalls projects and personalities that he encountered at Dan Kiley's studio.
Interviewed by Charles A. Birnbaum, November 2004.
For more information about Richard Haag: http://tclf.org/pioneer/richard-haag