Cover 2-2017

plant culture | contested public space | environmental planning

 

Papers

’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