Vernacular and regional landscape design

  • Ito Keitaro
    Faculty of Civil Engineering, Kyushu Institute of Technology

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  • 風土性と地域のランドスケープデザイン
  • フウドセイ ト チイキ ノ ランドスケープデザイン

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<p>Vernacular Landscape design and regional planning methods were discussed based on examples of interesting landscape and our design projects and approach methods from landscape ecology. The process and characteristics of designing a city park for vernacular and biodiversity was discussed. Public space design usually has limiting conditions. Thus, history, culture, land shape, vegetation should be adapted to the design when we think about better landscape design. Featured landscape attract people and are easy to preserve. In this paper it is discussed how "usual landscape" is situated within the history and nature of an area, and how it should be designed.</p>



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