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Landscape Film: Roberto Burle Marx

Fri, Apr 19 at 7:30PM

Tickets no longer available for this showtime.


A sensory journey through the gardens, art, and life of famed Brazilian Modernist landscape architect, painter, and ecologist Roberto Burle Marx, based on his personal diaries. An icon of modernist design, Burle Marx has over 50 plants named in his honor and was one of the first voices to call for the conservation of Brazil’s rainforests.

Event features a live music set by Choro da Alegria, a Portland-based ensemble dedicated to playing the melodies of Brazil.

Screening as part of the Portland EcoFilm Festival's Earth Day Weekend Film Showcase, April 19 - 21. Sponsored by KBOO Community Radio.