Next Generation of Parks Lecture Series
Featuring Robert Hammond
Founder & Interim Executive Director at Friends of the High Line.
Thursday, March 21, 2019, 7-8:30 PM
Walker Art Center
Robert Hammond, Co-Founder and Executive Director of the Friends of the High Line, returns to Minneapolis on Thursday, March 21, 2019, for the Minneapolis Parks Foundation’s Next Generation of Parks™ Event Series. Nine years after his first talk at the Walker about New York’s High Line Park, Hammond will reflect on the innovative park’s phenomenal story, including its impact on the community and how the High Line experience is influencing prominent adaptive reuse parks projects from Atlanta to Los Angeles. Hammond’s talk takes place at the Walker Art Center, beginning at 7:00pm; tickets are free and will available at the Walker the evening of the event.
Learn more at mplsparksfoundation.org/projects/lecture-series/
Next Generation of Parks is presented by the Minneapolis Parks Foundation and MPR News in partnership with the Walker Art Center, Mia, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, and the University of Minnesota College of Design Department of Landscape Architecture.