Intermediate Natures: The Landscapes of Michel Desvigne

Intermediate Natures: The Landscapes of Michel Desvigne

James Corner


Michel Desvigne isn't any doubt the main high-profile French panorama architect operating at the present time. He collaborates with architects like Richard Rogers, Norman Foster, Renzo Piano, Ieoh Ming Pei, Herzog and de Meuron, and Jean Nouvel, and his tasks are synonymous with a powerful strategic and conceptual part, motivated through insights from geography. site visitors tasks additionally play a tremendous function in his paintings – they underscore the competence of panorama structure in issues of urban planning.
This thematic monograph files the foremost parts of Desvigne’s paintings in person chapters: techniques of transformation, geography, territory, city constructions, and public squares. every one of those subject matters is vividly illustrated by means of chosen initiatives, together with the Walker paintings heart in Minneapolis, the Dallas heart for the acting Arts, the French Ministry of tradition in Paris, and Keio collage in Tokyo.

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