An in-intensity exploration spanning 800 years of the artwork, essence, and enduring affect of the Eastern lawn.

The such a lot complete exploration of the artwork of the Eastern lawn printed to this point, this ebook covers greater than 8 centuries of the historical past of this essential style. Creator and lawn dressmaker Sophie Walker brings recent perception to this topic, exploring the Eastern lawn intimately via a chain of essays and with 100 featured gardens, starting from historical Shinto shrines to imperial gardens and up to date Zen designs. Top artists, architects, and different cultural practitioners be offering private views in newly commissioned essays.