American Public Gardens Association Conference 2018

Southern California

June 4-8, 2018

"Did You Say Place Making?" A Deeper Look at Design as a Revealing Process to Enhance Sense of Place
Event Type: 
Workshop
Date / Time: 
Tue June, 05 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: 
Wilderness
Presenter: 
E. Didier, Didier Design Studio LLC, Fort Collins, Colorado

What is placemaking, and how can a place-centric design approach further support your mission and values? In this session we will explore what “sense of place” could mean for your institution. Through discussion and case studies, and we will identify key meaningful actions or tools to engage with your region’s unique history and ecology. Focus will be given to design as a way of revealing natural and cultural history, enhancing visitor experience, and inviting an emotional connection to your collection.

 

This workshop is free to attend however pre-registration is required for space purposes.

 

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