The Interior Design Department of The Corcoran Gallery of Art, College of Art + Design will host a program entitled, “A Community of Vision: Hollin Hills, Modern Then and Now” on Friday, April 27, the night before the 2012 Hollin Hills House and Garden Tour. (Note: Tickets for the tour are now only available for purchase on the day of the event for $25; students with valid ID are $10. A limited run of the above poster by artist and Hollin Hills resident Gergana Genova will be available for purchase as well.)
The program, which will begin at 6:00 p.m. at the Corcoran Gallery, will feature: Michael Sorkin, architect, author, critic and native of Hollin Hills (sorkinstudio.com); landscape architect Dennis Carmichael, FASLA, Principal, Parker-Rodriguez; and Heidi Nasstrom Evans, Ph.D., Corcoran College of Art + Design with a special interest in American 20th Century visual culture. The speakers will address the history and influence of the architecture and landscape design of Hollin Hills. The panel will be moderated by Lisa Lipinski, Ph.D., Interim Chair of Arts and Humanities, Corcoran College of Art +Humanities. Tickets may be purchased at door: $10 general admission; $8 for students with valid student ID. The program qualifies for 1 CEU credit.