Native Plant Trust


Friday, March 10, 2023

Plants and Placemaking: Matthew Cunningham

Blending traditional Yankee building techniques with high design, Maine native Matthew Cunningham is well-known for his plantcentric residential landscapes throughout the Northeast. His gardens feature ecologically minded planting schemes and regionally sourced reclaimed materials that evoke an authentic sense of place, while showcasing his unique ability to grasp the dynamic rhythms of everyday life. With offices in Massachusetts and Maine, Matthew Cunningham‘s firm, MCLD, has garnered awards from ASL A, the Boston Society of Landscape Architects, and APLD to name a few. His gardens have been published in magazines such as Architectural DigestGarden Design, and New England Home. Cunningham is currently a lecturer at the Harvard Graduate School of Design. Prior to founding MCLD, he worked for Reed Hilderbrand.

In person: Tickets $30 (members)/$36 (non-members) 

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Live virtual: Tickets $15 (members)/$18 (nonmembers)

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Date/time detailsMarch 10, 2023, 6:30-8 p.m.
LocationHybrid: Live virtual and in person
Program codeLEC2080
FeeIn person: $30 (members)/$36 (nonmembers); Live virtual: $15 (members)/$18 (nonmembers)
CertificateElective: All Certificates

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