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TCLF in the News

April 15, 2015
Chicago Sun-Times

The re-election of Mayor Rahm Emanuel cleared the way for Chicago to soon officially win the Obama library, museum and academic center, though a decision on whether the complex will be in Washington Park or Jackson Park won’t be made until later this year.

April 13, 2015
Tampa Tribune

New international recognition, coupled with the popularity of the new Tampa Riverwalk and Curtis Hixon Park, have emboldened local fans of Kiley Garden to renew their push to restore its former glory.

April 9, 2015
eOculus

A review of the exhibition at New York's Center for Architecture.

April 3, 2015
The Architect's Newspaper

Parkland is not created equal, and historic public spaces are worth more than the tally of their acreage.  Chicago has ample vacant land to host the library without bleeding off green space from historic parks. 

March 27, 2015
CurbedNational

In a career spanning much of the 20th century, late American landscape architect Dan Kiley designed over 1,000 projects all over the U.S.

March 26, 2015
FastCompany

Kiley's focus on geometric forms has inspired comparisons to modernists like Le Corbusier and more, and he collaborated with celebrated architects like Eero Saarinen, Louis Kahn, and I.M. Pei. One scholar has called Kiley "Mies in Leaf."

March 24, 2015
Architectural Digest

A traveling exhibition—opening this week in New York—explores the storied career of landscape architect Dan Kiley. 

March 20, 2015
Hyperallergic

Is it wrong to commandeer space intended for public enjoyment to bolster a political legacy? That’s a question US President Barack Obama will soon answer when he and First Lady Michelle Obama announce the location of the future Barack Obama Library and Museum.

March 19, 2015
Architizer

In Kiley's elegant works, you can find hedges, allées, and other tropes made into unconventional new places. They connect nature and humans in the most Romantic sense, but with refined and resolved Modernist sensibility. 

March 19, 2015
Palm Beach Daily News - The Shiny Sheet

Landscape designers Keith Williams and Mario Nievera of Nievera Williams Design will conduct tours of two of their Palm Beach garden projects Sunday as part of the annual “Garden Dialogues” program sponsored by the Cultural Landscape Foundation of Washington, D.C.