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Dean Cardasis, FASLA
Curriculum Vitae

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James Rose and Ecological Garden Design.” Bonfils-Stanton Lecture at the Denver Botannic Garden. Due to present August 16, 2008.

“James Rose and the Modern Garden.” New York Botanic Garden. June 14 and 15, 2007.

James Rose Lectures at Bard, Longwood Gardens, University of Connecticut, Rutgers, Harvard, University of Rhode Island, Smith College, University of Massachusetts, University of Pennsylvania ASLA, NJASLA, APLD, AIA, Metro Hort Group, Architectural League of Northern New Jersey, and many others. 2001-2007.

“James Rose and the James Rose Center.” New England Garden History Society. Boston. March 24, 2001

“Sculpting Modern Space.” National Building Museum Lecture Series. Washington D.C.
July 26, 2000.

“Searching for the Heavenly Environment and Other Crimes.” Centennial Meeting of the American Society of Landscape Architects. September 12, 1999.

“The James Rose Center-New Jersey’s Halfway House between our Schools and our Profession.” 1999 NJSLA Annual Meeting. Feb. 4, 1999.
“Personal Works –An Approach to Making and Imagining Landscape.” Harvard University Graduate School of Design Lectures in Design and Ecology. April 8, 1998.

“Dean Cardasis Recent Works.” Landscape Lecture Series at University of Rhode Island. March 6,1997.

“Design/Build-Walking the Line.” Keynote speaker at joint Radcliffe Seminars and Arnold Arboretum landscape design symposium. January 10, 1997.

“Preserving Space.” Speaker at joint New Jersey chapter of A.S.L.A. and James Rose Center symposium on historic preservation. March 10 1996.

“Space, Time and Landscape Architecture: Fusion in the Work of James Rose.” Wave Hill symposium. November 9-10, 1995.

“Preserving Change in the Modern Garden.” National Parks Service symposium in Chicago. March, 1994.

“Houses in Gardens.” with Eleanore Petterson, FAIA. The Urban Center. New York.
March, 1994.

“Local Gardens by James Rose.” Ridgewood (New Jersey) Women Gardeners Club.
February 10, 1994.

“Modern American Landscape Architecture.” Lecture presented to the Garden Conservancy. Ridgewood, New Jersey. August 12, 1993.

“Maverick Impossible-James Rose and the Modern American Garden.” Garden Conservancy symposium at the Paine Webber building, New York City. March12, 1993.

“Twentieth Century Garden Design.” Connecticut Valley Garden Club. March 2, 1993.

“Modern Influences on Today’s Garden.” Ridgefield (Connecticut) Garden Club. July 28, 1992.

“The Modern American Garden” Tower Hill Botanical Gardens, Worcester,Massachusetts.
March 15,1992

“Recent Works of Dean Cardasis.” Radcliffe Seminars. Feb. 15, 1992

“Contemporary Landscape Design.” Endicott College. June 12, 1991

“The Modern Garden.” Hartford Garden Club. February 5, 1991

“Leaders in Contemporary Garden Design.” Williams College. January, 1990.

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