This volume offers a comprehensive collection of projects in the field of landscape architecture, a field which is increasing in importance in parallel with the growing sensitivity in our society to the environment in which we live. Through innovative and imaginative solutions applied to a large variety of scales and contexts, the professional and the student alike will find in these pages a first class guide, with more than fifteen examples from around the world, documented and explained by the architects and designers themselves. These offer an extensive, open and diverse vision of the world of contemporary landscape architecture.
Introduction. Plans. Planting. Paths. Surfaces. Pre-existing Elements. Structures. Water. Furniture and Lighting. Playgrounds. Art in Public Space.