Abstract

Berj Shakarian, architect for the Armenian Cultural Gardens, shares about his immigration to America from Armenia, his views about what the city is doing with the Mall, details about projects from when he was the Public Architect for Cuyahoga County, how the Armenian Cultural Garden came to be and the influences behind its design, his crucial involvement in restoring Playhouse Square, and the design of St. Ignatius Plaza at John Carroll.

Creator

Shakarian, Berj (Interviewee)

Creator

Lanese, Jim (interviewer); Raponi, Rich (Interviewer)

Project

Cleveland Cultural Gardens series 1

Date

2012

Document Type

Oral History

Duration

84 minutes

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