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Avant Gardeners: 50 Visionaries of the Contemporary Landscape

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Profiles of the fifty most exciting contemporary landscape design practices from around the world.
For the past decade, garden and landscape design have seen a burgeoning of new ideas on space and the experience of the outdoors. Recent garden plans have embraced the latest thinking in materials, science, and interactive design, and have appropriated ideas from related disc
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Hardcover, 352 pages
Published May 1st 2008 by Thames & Hudson
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Lots of profiles of conceptualist landscape designers with summaries of their approaches. I'm grateful for being introduced to Japan's Shunmyo Masuno and his creative adaptation of Japanese tradition and outlook to modern contexts.
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