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The Resource Avant gardeners : 50 visionaries of the contemporary landscape, Tim Richardson ; with a foreword by Martha Schwartz

Avant gardeners : 50 visionaries of the contemporary landscape, Tim Richardson ; with a foreword by Martha Schwartz

Label
Avant gardeners : 50 visionaries of the contemporary landscape
Title
Avant gardeners
Title remainder
50 visionaries of the contemporary landscape
Statement of responsibility
Tim Richardson ; with a foreword by Martha Schwartz
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Richardson, Tim
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plans
Index
no index present
LC call number
SB472
LC item number
.R48 2008
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Schwartz, Martha
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Landscape architecture
  • Landscape architecture
  • Landscape architecture
  • Landscape architecture
  • Landscape architects
Label
Avant gardeners : 50 visionaries of the contemporary landscape, Tim Richardson ; with a foreword by Martha Schwartz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 351)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Concept: The theoretical basis for -- and a definition of -- landscape conceptualism -- History: The ways in which conceptualist designers both deny and embrace ideas of history -- Nature: Conceptualists lead the charge against lazy, politically expedient 'eco' solutions -- Plants and Other Materials: Colour, artificiality, surrealism and green growing things -- Maxims Towards a Conceptualist Attitude to Landscape Design: More mini-festo than manifesto: notes on conceptualist reality -- Conceptualist Garden Show: The best international showcase for conceptual work? -- Psychotopia: An anatomy of landscape atmosphere: The importance of invisibles
  • Designers. Atelier Big City, Montreal -- Lodewijk Baljon, Amsterdam -- Thomas Balsley, New York -- Julia Barton, Northumberland (UK) -- BCA Landscape, Liverpool (UK) -- Petra Blaisse, Amsterdam -- Jean-Pierre Brazs, Paris -- Susanne Burger, Munich -- Cao Perrot Studio, Los Angeles, New York and Paris -- Paul Cooper, Powys (UK) -- Claude Cormier, Montreal -- Topher Delaney, San Francisco -- Herbert Dreiseitl, Überlingen (Germany) -- DS Landschapsarchitecten, Amsterdam -- Monika Gora, Malmö, Sweden -- Gross.Max, Edinburgh -- Gustafson Porter, London and Seattle -- Fritz Haeg, Los Angeles -- Paula Hayes, New York -- Tony Heywood, London -- Patricia Johanson, Buskirk (USA) -- Karres en Brands, Hilversum (The Netherlands) -- Klahn + Singer, Karlsruhe (Germany) -- Land-I, Rome -- Die LandschaftsArchitekten, Wiesbaden (Germany) -- Ron Lutsko, San Francisco -- Lützow 7, Berlin -- William Martin, Noorat (Australia) -- Shunmyo Masuno, Yokohama (Japan) -- Metagardens, London -- Meyer + Silberberg, Berkeley (USA) -- Helle Nebelong, Gentofte (Denmark) -- Nip Paysage, Montreal -- Antonio Perazzi, Milan -- Plant, Toronto -- Philippe Rahm, Paris and Lausanne (Switzerland) -- RCH Studios, Los Angeles -- Janet Rosenberg, Toronto -- Mario Schjetnan, Mexico City -- Martha Schwartz (Cambridge (USA) and London -- Vladimir Sitta, Surry Hills (Australia) -- SLA, Copenhagen -- Ken Smith, New York -- Taylor Cullity Lethlean, Princes Hill and Adelaide (Australia) -- Topotek 1, Berlin -- Trinidad, Vienna -- Michael Van Valkenburgh, New York and Cambridge (USA) -- Brita von Schoenaich, Petersham (UK) -- WES & Partner, Hamburg -- West 8, Rotterdam
Control code
ocn181422412
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
352 p.
Isbn
9780500288269
Lccn
2008298004
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), plans
Label
Avant gardeners : 50 visionaries of the contemporary landscape, Tim Richardson ; with a foreword by Martha Schwartz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 351)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Concept: The theoretical basis for -- and a definition of -- landscape conceptualism -- History: The ways in which conceptualist designers both deny and embrace ideas of history -- Nature: Conceptualists lead the charge against lazy, politically expedient 'eco' solutions -- Plants and Other Materials: Colour, artificiality, surrealism and green growing things -- Maxims Towards a Conceptualist Attitude to Landscape Design: More mini-festo than manifesto: notes on conceptualist reality -- Conceptualist Garden Show: The best international showcase for conceptual work? -- Psychotopia: An anatomy of landscape atmosphere: The importance of invisibles
  • Designers. Atelier Big City, Montreal -- Lodewijk Baljon, Amsterdam -- Thomas Balsley, New York -- Julia Barton, Northumberland (UK) -- BCA Landscape, Liverpool (UK) -- Petra Blaisse, Amsterdam -- Jean-Pierre Brazs, Paris -- Susanne Burger, Munich -- Cao Perrot Studio, Los Angeles, New York and Paris -- Paul Cooper, Powys (UK) -- Claude Cormier, Montreal -- Topher Delaney, San Francisco -- Herbert Dreiseitl, Überlingen (Germany) -- DS Landschapsarchitecten, Amsterdam -- Monika Gora, Malmö, Sweden -- Gross.Max, Edinburgh -- Gustafson Porter, London and Seattle -- Fritz Haeg, Los Angeles -- Paula Hayes, New York -- Tony Heywood, London -- Patricia Johanson, Buskirk (USA) -- Karres en Brands, Hilversum (The Netherlands) -- Klahn + Singer, Karlsruhe (Germany) -- Land-I, Rome -- Die LandschaftsArchitekten, Wiesbaden (Germany) -- Ron Lutsko, San Francisco -- Lützow 7, Berlin -- William Martin, Noorat (Australia) -- Shunmyo Masuno, Yokohama (Japan) -- Metagardens, London -- Meyer + Silberberg, Berkeley (USA) -- Helle Nebelong, Gentofte (Denmark) -- Nip Paysage, Montreal -- Antonio Perazzi, Milan -- Plant, Toronto -- Philippe Rahm, Paris and Lausanne (Switzerland) -- RCH Studios, Los Angeles -- Janet Rosenberg, Toronto -- Mario Schjetnan, Mexico City -- Martha Schwartz (Cambridge (USA) and London -- Vladimir Sitta, Surry Hills (Australia) -- SLA, Copenhagen -- Ken Smith, New York -- Taylor Cullity Lethlean, Princes Hill and Adelaide (Australia) -- Topotek 1, Berlin -- Trinidad, Vienna -- Michael Van Valkenburgh, New York and Cambridge (USA) -- Brita von Schoenaich, Petersham (UK) -- WES & Partner, Hamburg -- West 8, Rotterdam
Control code
ocn181422412
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
352 p.
Isbn
9780500288269
Lccn
2008298004
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), plans

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