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  • Exploring the Boundaries of Landscape Architectureby Simon Bell; Ingrid Sarlov Herlin; Richard Stiles

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 53.95

    What have cultural anthropologists, historical geographers, landscape ecologists and environmental artists got in common? Along with eight other disciplines, from domains as diverse as planning and design, the arts and humanities as well as the social and natural sciences, they are all fields of importance to the theory and practice of landscape architecture.... more...

  • Stadtgrün / Urban Greenby Peter Cachola Schmal; Annette Becker

    Birkhäuser 2012; US$ 22.99

    The rediscovery of the city that has been evident recently has by no means superseded the human desire for nature. On the contrary, the goal has been finding urban solutions that do justice to these growing needs and do so in ways that meet the requirements for design, ecology, sociology, and economy. This publication addresses the subject... more...

  • Operative Landscapesby Alissa North

    Birkhäuser 2013; US$ 92.00

    There are infinite ways to build a community, yet the defining feature of any community is characteristically the landscape. Whether it is a park, a river corridor, community gardens, a plaza or a streetscape, the public spaces where people interact provide a shared sense of ownership, and the qualities of these spaces influence how the... more...

  • Drawing the Ground – Landscape Urbanism Todayby Frits Palmboom

    Birkhäuser 2012; US$ 76.95

    Founded in 1990, Palmbout Urban Landscapes is now one of the leading urban planning offices in the Netherlands. It exemplifies current practices of urban planning in that country. Its approach is characterized by a constant search for a new relationship between urban planning, architecture, and landscape architecture. In this process of... more...

  • Landscape Modernism Renouncedby David Jacques; Jan Woudstra

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 63.95

    Before the Second World War landscape architect Christopher Tunnard was the first author on Modernism in Landscape in the English language, but later became alarmed by the destructive forces of Post-war reconstruction. Between the 1950s and the 1970s he was in the forefront of the movement to save the city, becoming an acclaimed author sympathetic... more...

  • City by Landscapeby Thies Schröder

    Birkhäuser 2014; US$ 112.00

    City by Landscape documents the work of a landscape architect active in the interface between urban planning, open space planning and architecture. For many years Rainer Schmidt Landschaftsarchitekten + Stadtplaner have been among the leading offices in the fields of landscape and urban planning; the projects are also increasingly being... more...

  • Living Systemsby Liat Margolis; Alexander Robinson

    Birkhäuser 2007; US$ 28.00

    Revolutionizing landscape architecture through the use of intelligent materials and technologies Living Systems surveys a wide array of innovative approaches to material technologies within the field of landscape architecture. The selected projects and materials exhibit a contemporary demand for technological landscapes and the collaboration... more...

  • System Landschaft / Landscape as a Systemby Bund Deutscher Landschaftsarchitekten

    Birkhäuser 2009; US$ 76.95

    „Landschaft" wird heute immer stärker als komplexes System begriffen: Biotope und Wasserkreisläufe, Freiräume und Bauten, Nachbarschaften und Wirtschaftsräume sind Komponenten dieses Systems. Eine solche Betrachtung des Landschaftsraums als gemeinsame Schnittstelle von sozialen, kulturellen, wirtschaftlichen und anderen Prozessen bringt – beflügelt... more...

  • Übergänge / Insight Outby BDLA - Bund Deutscher

    Birkhäuser 2007; US$ 76.95

    Enge Kooperationen mit Architekten eingehen, Traditionen der eigenen Disziplin sehen und fortsetzen, Freiräume temporär oder nachhaltig gestalten, die Krise der Künstlichkeit überwinden – die Anforderungen an heutige Landschaftsarchitektur erhalten immer komplexere Dimensionen. Auf welche Weise können Gebäude und Freiraum entwurflich integriert werden?... more...

  • Geländemodellierung für Landschaftsarchitekten und Architektenby Peter Petschek; Peter Walker

    Birkhäuser 2008; US$ 48.95

    „Die Höhenlinie ist die einzige exakte Darstellungsmöglichkeit freier, naturhafter Formung des Geländes im Grundriss; eignen Sie sich also dieses Instrument an!" Professor Hans Loidl, Landschaftsarchitekt und Lehrender Die zwei Gestaltungsmittel der Landschaftsarchitektur sind die Pflanze und das Gelände. Während zahlreiche Publikationen... more...