HEIDI BERTISH

Having performed the roles of editor, designer, photographer and writer across multiple design related industries, Heidi Bertish is one of Cape Town’s most green-fingered photojournalists. She has represented South Africa at the Chelsea Flower show, travelled and developed bespoke interior products from across Asia and Europe and currently leads the Conde Naste House and Gardens team as editor of all things garden related. 

Her background in landscape design and degrees in Psychology and Art History inform her aesthetic and garden thinking.

HEIDI & FRANCHESCA WILL BE SPEAKING ABOUT;

Life, gardens and design in South Africa (Part 1)
Cape Town duo, internationally renowned Landscape designer Franchesca Watson and Conde Nast House and Garden Magazine, Garden Editor and Photographer Heidi Bertish, present a two part dialogue revealing what it means to live, garden and design in South Africa. They explore this topic through the introduction of unique South African vegetation zones and presentation of distinctive South African gardens, namely a Cape Dutch Farm garden, a Highveld garden, a historical estate garden and a contemporary garden in the Maropeng World Heritage Site.

Life, gardens and design in South Africa (Part 2)
Cape Town duo, internationally renowned Landscape designer Franchesca Watson and Conde Nast House and Garden Magazine, Garden Editor and Photographer Heidi Bertish, present part two of a dialogue revealing what it means to live, garden and design in South Africa. Franchesca and Heidi explore trends in South African garden design though the presentation and discussion of this talented duo’s specific design and photography work.