Cover 2-2017

plant culture | contested public space | environmental planning



’Beauty is more than beauty’:
Examining Karl Foerster’s position in German
garden culture
Lars Hopstock

Live Matter: Towards a theory of plant life
Rosetta S. Elkin

Place in transition: Exploring the potentials of
relocating disused oil rigs and transforming them
into public places
Jacob Bjerre Mikkelsen, Ida Sofie Gøtzsche Lange

Prototyping the Mississippi Delta:
Patents, alternative futures, and the design of
complex environmental systems
Richard L. Hindle

Under the Sky

The contested public space of shopping streets:
The case of Købmagergade, Copenhagen
Michael Friesen

Thinking Eye

At the meeting of earth and sky: A sacred and
profane landscape in Upper Mustang, Nepal
Dane Carlson

Book Reviews

Cornelia Hahn Oberlander:
Making the Modern Landscape
Susan Herrington

The discourse of the digital
in contemporary landscape architecture

Conference Review

Landscapes of Pre-Industrial Cities
Review by Kathleen John-Alder