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Author Van Sweden, James, 1935-2013, author.

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

Publication Info. New York : Random House, [2011]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    712 VAN    Available
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Description xxxi, 188 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
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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.
Summary 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.
Subject Gardens -- Design.
Art and design.
Added Author Christopher, Thomas, author.
ISBN 9781400063895 (hardback)
1400063892 (hardback)

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