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  • Landscape historian comments on work of Brazil’s Roberto Burle Marx

    By Robin Gerrow
    Published: Jan. 27, 2009
    Landscape

    Brazilian landscape architect Roberto Burle Marx came along to shape his country’s exuberant flora and realized that the vegetation Brazilians then dismissed as scrub and brush was truly extraordinary. To honor Marx, the Paco Imperial Museum is hosting an exhibition that includes nearly 100 of his paintings, as well as drawings, sculptures, tapestries, jewelry, and …

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