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Les Jardins d’Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Bergé

  • Wednesday, June 5 at 11:30 a.m.

  • $50 On-site

  • On-site • 54 W. Chicago Ave

  • In English


Yves Saint Laurent, un homme hors du commun. Une icône mondiale. Chic. Un des pionniers de la mode française. Il a vécu une vie vraiment époustouflante.

Yves Saint Laurent, an extraordinary man. A global icon. Chic. One of the pioneers of French fashion. He lived a truly breathtaking life.

Landscape architect Madison Cox and journalist Mitchell Owens talk about the garden legacies of Yves Saint Laurent and Pierre Bergé, from Normandy to Marrakech and points beyond.

About the Guests

Mitchell Owens

Madison Cox is an American landscaper, creator of gardens in the United States, Europe and North Africa, successively responsible for the Majorelle Garden in Marrakech, director of the Saint Laurent Museums in Paris and Marrakech, and president of the Pierre Foundation Bergé - Yves Saint Laurent since the death of his husband Pierre Bergé in September 2017. He gained international renown and the media nicknamed him the “gardener of the billionaires” while noting that he did not seek advertising

Photo Credit: Christine Harris

The American Editor of The World of Interiors and a Contributing Editor of AD, Mitchell Owens has written for The New York Times, Travel + Leisure, and other international publications. His books include Fabulous! The Dazzling Interiors of Tom Britt (Rizzoli 2017), *In House (*Rizzoli, 2009), John Ike’s “9 Houses / 9 Stories” (Vendome Press, 2023), Alex Papachristidis’s “The Elegant Life” (Rizzoli, 2022), and Thomas Kligerman’s “Shingle and Stone” (The Monacelli Press, 2022).

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