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30 years back



Complexity and spectacle:
three American landscapes of the 1980s
Marc Treib

Imagining the Dutch polder landscape:
a design by OMA from 1986
Christophe Van Gerrewey

Back to the future: merging landscape concepts of the 1980s into the truly holistic framework of tomorrow
Silvie Van Damme

Michel Corajoud and Parc Départemental du Sausset
Fabio Di Carlo

Under the Sky

Park design between community and professionals:
the Wollefoppenpark in Rotterdam
Marlies Brinkhuijsen, Marinke Steenhuis

The versatile monument question:
Parc de la Villette as managed reality
Vesna Jovanovic, Céline Baumann

Thinking Eye

The critical visual landscape

Book Reviews

‘Inhabited earth’:
American landscape architecture writing
in the 1980s
Review by Elizabeth Boults

Protecting, planning, and designing:
Scandinavian landscape architecture
between the ‘bookends’
Review by Thorbjörn Andersson

1976–1992, in the margins of the
‘French’ landscape years
Review by Philippe Nys

Short Book Reviews

Per i piaceri del popolo: l’evoluzione del giardino- pubblico in Europa dalle origini al XX secolo | Ooievaar: De toekomst van het rivierengebied | Rotterdam, verstedelijkt landschap | Drawing the Ground—Landscape Urbanism Today. The Work of Palmbout Urban Landscapes 98–100

Conference Reviews

Resilient Ecological Design Strategies
(R.E.D.S.) 2 Alps