Curating Urban Evolution: The Landscape Design of Martha Schwartz Partners
- ISBN 9780500342787
- 26.70 x 21.50 cm
- PLC (no jacket)
- With over 230 illustrations
- First published 2012
Martha Schwartz Partners is one of the most exciting landscape and urban-design practices in the world. Their highly original and popular schemes breathe life into cities and neighbourhoods by connecting people to places and by creating lively outdoor spaces that are sustainable and viable over the long term.
This comprehensive overview of the firm’s latest work, underpinned by Martha Schwartz’s outspoken views on improving our urban centres, makes this an essential publication for urban designers, landscape architects and city planners.
Martha Schwartz is a landscape architect and artist. Thames & Hudson published her previous monograph, Vanguard Landscapes and Gardens of Martha Schwartz, in 2004.
Emily Waugh teaches architecture and landscape architecture at Harvard University Graduate School of Design.