Book Name: Nature+Scape !

  • Du Ben  
  • Phoenix Publishing Limited
  • 978-988-15902-1-3
  • English
  • 50.00  U.S. dollar
  • Hardcover
  • 1
  • 2012.02
  • 240x260
  • 320
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Editor' Review

Art+Scape! emphasizes art installation, sculpture and artistic landscape architecture as well as the designs with creative ideas built in the nature and renovated environment.

Summary

Bondi to Bronte 008
Sugar Beach 016
Detroit Riverfront 024
Indianapolis Riverfront 028
Melaan Mechelen 032
Project in Ribera of the River Ebro U12 036
Rotterdam Center 040
Chavasse Park 046
Mitsui Outlet Park Iruma 052
Namba Parks 058
Waterway Square 064
BGU University Entrance Square 072
Brochstein Pavilion at Rice University 076
Courtyard and Outdoor Classroom 080
The Anchorage Museum Common 084
Dark Rift 092
Evolver 096
Reflective Natural 100
River Aquarium 104
Amanali 114
Verdura Golf and Spa Resort 122
Yas Links 130
The Annenberg Retreat at Sunnylands 136
John E. Jaqua Academic Center 144
The New York Times Building Lobby Garden 150
Berestein Cemetery 158
Boekenbergpark 162
Town Hall Park 166
Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park 172
De Nieuwe Ooster 180
Sportpark Middenmeer voorland 186
Nansen Park 192
Northala Fields 198
Quirijn Park 202
The Park at Lakeshore East 208
Baan Sansuk by Sansiri 216
Ng Residence 226
Garden 18 230
Noble Remix 234
Parkview Eclat 238
Rolfsbukta Residential Area 248
Aurland Lookout 254
the Vall d’en Joan Landfill Site 258
Mountain Peak Platform Top of Tyrol 262
National Touristroute Trollstigen 266
Parterre Bohinj 272
Bordeaux Miroir D'eau 278
Erie Street Plaza 282
Geneva Place des nations 288
Storaa Stream Holstebro 292
Mathilde Square 298
Railway Cover Theresienhöhe Munich 302
St Andrew Square 308

Introduction

Landscape design plays a unique and important role in environmental planning and public visual interaction. It can build a distinguishable image or local characteristics as the landmark for a certain place, promote the value of commercial development projects, combine human being and the environment together, as well as arousing people’s mutal feeling for art and nature. However, many landscape designers are facing a rough challenge: many aspects of landscape design including materials, techniques, artistic expression, professional knowledge and skills are gradually getting similar.
Fresh ideas will always be highly adored! This set of books which is full of creativity and inspiration is divided into two volumes: Art+Scape! emphasizes art installation, sculpture and artistic landscape architecture as well as the designs with creative ideas built in the nature and renovated environment, on the other hand, Nature+Scape! tends to stress on natural waterscape, vertical planting and the layout of vegetation as well as designs with natural concepts. All these highly innovative and professional projects featured in the set of books come from notable contemporary landscape designers and artists worldwide.
These talented designers along with their acclaiming works make this book a practical and priceless reference for landscape designers and project developers. Furthermore, this set of books also obtains a joint recommendation from a group of world-renowned senior landscape designers and in which they have shared their newly outstanding works.