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Ken Smith

Hardcover $50.00

Nov 17, 2009 | 240 Pages

  • Hardcover $50.00

    Nov 17, 2009 | 240 Pages

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“An essential for anyone interested in the cutting edge of landscape and garden design . . . Smith’s own introductions to the projects are concise, unpretentious and mercifully jargon-free, while John Beardsley’s measured introduction puts the work in its context without resort to flattery or hype.”
—The Daily Telegraph

“If there’s one thing for certain about the gardens designed by landscape architect Ken Smith, it’s that you’ll never forget the ones you’ve experienced, whether in person or on the printed page.”

“The monograph breaks new ground in landscape architecture books with its integrated use of text, graphic layout, and photography of built projects, which are structurally formulated to reinforce the author’s design approach . . . A lovely book, extremely informative, well photographed and shows the range of work.”
—Association of Landscape Architects 2010 Professional Awards Jury

Table Of Contents

Introduction: Lines of Work
John Beardsley

Village of Yorkville Park
Toronto, Ontario

Glowing Topiary Garden
New York, New York

Hotel Eden
New York, New York

Lever House
New York, New York

Four Vertical Gardens
New York, New York

Sagaponack Residence
Sagaponack, New York

P.S. 19
Queens, New York

55 Water Street
New York, New York

MoMA Roof Garden
New York, New York

7 World Trade Center Triangle Park
New York, New York

40 Central Park South
New York, New York

Cooper-Hewitt Triennial WallFlowers
New York, New York

Santa Fe Railyard Park
Santa Fe, New Mexico

Orange County Great Park
Irvine, California

Lola Bryant Community Garden
Brooklyn, New York

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