The artful garden : creative inspiration for landscape design / James van Sweden and Tom Christopher.

Author
Van Sweden, James, 1935-2013 [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : Random House, [2011]
Description
xxxi, 188 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm

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Summary note
Landscape architect James van Sweden shares tips for creating unique outdoor spaces, with information on avoiding common problems, choosing the right plants and features, and maintaining the space.
Contents
  • Space and form. A sculptor's garden: a visit with Grace Knowlton
  • Light and shadow. Sculptor Robert Adzema
  • Making the scene: the painterly approach to garden design. Robert Dash: the outdoor exhibition
  • Rhythm and movement. A conversation with Lawrence and Anna Halprin ; Conversations with Yo-Yo Ma and Julie Moir Messervy
  • Texture: the fabric of the garden. Design insights from Piet Oudolf ; A conversation with Jack Lenor Larsen
  • Layering for mystery and enticement. A conversation with Martha Schwartz.
ISBN
  • 9781400063895 ((hardback))
  • 1400063892 ((hardback))
LCCN
2010029329
OCLC
613432101
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