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Kongjian Yu and his place of work Turenscape are past doubt the key panorama structure enterprise in China this present day. The titanic scale of China and its it appears boundless progress have enabled Yu to check many principles which are nonetheless principally theories within the Western international. His paintings, more and more valued and preferred in Europe and North the US, has attained an incredibly excessive and chic point in either perception and execution. Kongjian Yu is understood for his ecological stance, frequently opposed to the resistance of neighborhood experts. His guiding layout rules are the appreciation of the standard and a deep embracing of nature, even in its most likely damaging facets, equivalent to floods. between his so much acclaimed initiatives are Houtan Park for Shanghai Expo, the pink Ribbon Park in Qinhuangdao, and Shipyard Park in Zhongshan. This e-book explores Yus paintings in a few ten essays via famous authors and broadly files a few 18 chosen initiatives.

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