New Orleans, New Again
Thursday, September 11, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (PDT)
New Orleans, LA
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Join Longue Vue for the book launch of New Orleans Under Reconstruction: The Crisis of Planning, edited by Dr. Carol McMichael Reese. Architects Steve Dumez, Byron Mouton and landscape architect Elizabeth Mossop will offer insight into New Orleans' gains in urban renewal and architectural projects that have ensued post-Katrina.
Free and open to the public.
When & Where
Longue Vue House and Gardens
Founded by philanthropists Edith and Edgar Stern, Longue Vue House and Gardens is a multifaceted historic estate featuring a world-class house museum and eight acres of stunning gardens that include an interactive Discovery Garden for children of all ages.
As a National Historic Landmark that serves as one of New Orleans’ premier education and cultural resources, Longue Vue is open seven days a week to the public for tours of the home and gardens, special events and programs. Our mission, to preserve and use the historical and artistic legacy of Longue Vue and its creators to educate and inspire people to pursue beauty and civic responsibility in their lives, is fulfilled through innovative programming and interpretation in the areas of art, design, horticulture, preservation, and civic engagement.