News Articles:



August 29, 2013
Fate of Bel-Air’s Hannah Carter Garden Still Up in the Air, Beverly Hills Courier


November 2012

November 27: Preservation Heatmap: LA’s 18 Most and Least Threatened Sites

, Curbed National, #3: Hannah Carter Japanese Garden

November 13: UCLA and the Regents Denied a Stay of the Injunction on Selling the Japanese Garden, UCLA Faculty Association


October 2012

October 8: Japanese Garden Listed Among 12 Significant Threatened and At-Risk Landscapes Nationwide, Rafu Shimpo

October 3: The Cultural Landscape Foundation Announces Landslide 2012: Landscape and Patronage – Twelve Significant Threatened and At-Risk Landscapes Across the Country. More about Landslide 2012 and its listing for the Hannah Carter Japanese Garden.

October 3: Pennsylvania Ave. Joins List of Endangered Spaces, Associated Press article announcing Landslide 2012


August 2012

August 8: Midnight in the Garden?, The Architect’s Newspaper
August 6: Judge Sets Trial Date for UCLA Japanese Garden, Rafu Shimpo
August 3: L.A. Judge Sets Trial Date for Fate of Hannah Carter Japanese Garden, Beverly Hills Courier [The trial date is May 6, 2013.]

August 1: Judge Grants Injunction on UCLA’s sale of Japanese Garden, Rafu Shimpo


July 2012
July 30: Judge Blocks Sale of Japanese Garden Given to UCLA, Chronicle of Philanthropy
July 29: [Frederic] March on the Japanese Garden!, ULCA Faculty Association
July 27: Sale of Japanese Garden Stopped by Court Ruling, UCLA Faculty Association
July 20: Thank you, Lt. Governor!, City of Los Angeles Councilmember Paul Koretz’s newsletter

July 6: Santa Monica Judge Delays Ruling on Fate of Hannah Carter Japanese Garden, Beverly Hills Courier


June 2012

June 5: UCLA Violates Regent’s Bequest and Endangers Rare Private Japanese Garden, The Cultural Landscape Foundation newsletter


May 2012

May-June edition: UCLA Hannah Carter Japanese Garden for Sale with No Protection, Los Angeles Conservancy News

May 17: UCLA extends bidding for Japanese garden in Bel-Air, Los Angeles Times, L.A. NOW

May 12: Winston Churchill on the Japanese Garden, UCLA Faculty Association

May 10: UCLA Donor’s Heirs Sue Over Plan to Sell Japanese Garden, Chronicle of Philanthropy

May 4: Gong Sounded in 2010, Beverly Hills Courier

May 2: UCLA Violates a Long-Standing Regent’s Bequest and Endangers One of the Rarest Private Japanese Gardens in the United States, Huffington Post


April 2012

April 27: Death Knell, Beverly Hills Courier

April 6: Japanese Garden Open House Canceled, UCLA Newsroom

April 5: Future of UCLA Japanese Garden is Uncertain, Rafu Shimpo

April 5: Coalition Vows to Keep Fighting UCLA Sale of Hannah Carter Gardens, Beverly Hills Courier

April 4: Tranquility Under Siege, Canyon News


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