Designed Ecologies: The Landscape Architecture of Kongjian Yu

Designed Ecologies: The Landscape Architecture of Kongjian Yu


Kongjian Yu and his workplace Turenscape are past doubt the most important panorama structure company in China this present day. The significant scale of China and its it sounds as if boundless progress have enabled Yu to check many rules which are nonetheless principally theories within the Western global. His paintings, more and more valued and liked in Europe and North the United States, has attained a very excessive and chic point in either belief and execution. Kongjian Yu is understood for his ecological stance, frequently opposed to the resistance of neighborhood gurus. His guiding layout ideas are the appreciation of the standard and a deep embracing of nature, even in its most likely damaging elements, reminiscent of floods. between his such a lot acclaimed tasks are Houtan Park for Shanghai Expo, the crimson Ribbon Park in Qinhuangdao, and Shipyard Park in Zhongshan. This publication explores Yus paintings in a few ten essays through famous authors and greatly files a few 18 chosen initiatives.

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