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Modern Tropical Garden Design

Modern Tropical Garden Design

Author: Made Wijaya
$10.00(NZD)  inc GST
Description

Made Wijaya, Asia's leading landscape designer, shows how the most exuberant tropical plants and design inspirations have a place even in modern gardens. To underline his point, he showcases the works of masters of modern design, from the Americas to Asia and Australia. He also offers concise guidance on practical matters such as water features, pavings, lighting, furniture and also artworks. The most important designers of the modern age are highlighted, from Roberto Burle Marx to Geoffrey Bawa and Raymond Jungles. Both informative and inspirational, the book is aimed at designers of gardens large and small.

Table of contents

1. Tropical Americas Early Central American; LA-Miami-Florida; Hawaiian; 2. Tropical Asia New Asia; Zen-Modern; Tropical Romantic; 3. Tropical Australia; 4. Designing Modern Gardens Courtyards and Patios; Pavilions, Pergolas and Verandahs; Pavings; Water Features; Pools; Walls; Plants; Colour; Furniture; Lighting; Tropical Flower Arrangements; Art; 5. Who's Who in Landscape Design The Early Modern Masters: Geoffrey Bawa, Luis Barragan, Isamu Noghuchi, Roberto Burle Marx; Ten Landscape Visionaries: Bill Bensley, Bruce Goold, Chang Huai-yan, Jamie Durie, Karl Princic, Made Wijaya, Martin Palleros, Nancy Goslee Power, Ng Sek San, Raymond Jungles.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9780500513712
  • : Thames Hudson Ltd
  • : Thames Hudson Ltd
  • : September 2007
  • : 280mm X 250mm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 277 illustrations, 270 in colour
  • : Made Wijaya
  • : 208