[Click to enlarge. Image ©The Philip Johnson Glass House.]
[Architect Johnson greets the couple at the wedding. Image via
Rosamond Bernier's Some of My Lives: A Scrapbook Memoir. ]
[Whitney's peonies. Click to enlarge. Image ©The Philip Johnson Glass House.]
[Philip Johnson and David Whitney with fresh flowers at The Glass House, 2003.
Photo courtesy of Todd Eberle.]
Although architect Johnson's longtime partner, David Whitney, was an enthusiastic gardner known for introducing to the 49 acres succulent and peony gardens, flowers have not appeared inside Glass House since both men died in 2005.
[Henry Urbach, Director of The Glass House, and Dana Worlock, designer, with fresh flowers at The Glass House, 2012. Photo courtesy The Glass House.]
Using primarily flowers grown on site, and referencing archive photos, designer Dana Worlock creates seasonal arrangements on view through November 2012.
[Fresh flowers at The Glass House 2012. Photo courtesy The Glass House.]
This post was updated with additional images 8.28.12.