Art and Design, Vol. 1, Issue 2, Dec  2018, Pages 88-94; DOI: 10.31058/j.ad.2018.12009 10.31058/j.ad.2018.12009

A Brief Analysis of the Sustainable Landscape Design Based on Natural Law

Art and Design, Vol. 1, Issue 2, Dec  2018, Pages 88-94.

DOI: 10.31058/j.ad.2018.12009

Xin Shen 1*

1 Faculty of Arts, Hubei University, Wuhan, China

Received: 13 December 2018; Accepted: 24 December 2018; Published: 31 December 2018

Full-Text HTML | Download PDF | Views 115 | Download 69

Abstract

Greater importance is attached to the “sustainability” of environment as the relationship between environment and mankind is witnessing a gradual tension. Nature is the fundamental for any human activities. Only with the design idea of sustainable development can we cope with the problem from the contemporary environmental issue which is conducive to establish a splendid hometown together. Philosophies from  Taoism - Nature Law and Govern Without Interference -which enlighten us to be with nature and take advantages of the alternative powers of nature so that a sustainable self-regenerative landscape design can be shown. The passage shall discuss the sustainable landscape design in 3 different perspectives: Existing shortcoming of landscape in modern cities, Regard the landscape design in a Taoist view and How to design a sustainable landscape.

Keywords

Landscape Design, Sustainability, Nature Law, Govern Without Intervention, Regeneration

Copyright

© 2017 by the authors. Licensee International Technology and Science Press Limited. This article is an open access article distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY) License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

References

[1] Kongjian Yu; Dihua Li. Sustainable Landscape: Urban Environmental Landscape. Urban Space Design, 2007, 1, 7-12.
[2] Fei Zhang. Exploration of Sustainable Design in Landscape. Art Panorama, 2018, 11, 80-83.
[3] Haitao Wang, Haiyan Liu, Yuangu Duan. The Embodiment and Application of Taoist Cultural Thoughts in Modern Landscape Design. ShanXi Architecture, 2011, 26.
[4] Chen Mu. Analysis of Taoism in Landscape Planning and Design. 2016, 2.
[5] Zhonggui Shi; Lixia Huang. The Present Situation and Development of Urban Landscape Design in Contemporary China. Guangdong Science & Technology, 2013, 22, 219-220
[6] Kongjian Yu, Dihua Li, Qingping Ji, Landscape and Urban Ecological Design: Concepts and Principles. Journal of Chinese Landscape Architecture, 2001, 06, 1-8.
[7] Barry W. Stark; John O. Simmonds; Qiang Zhu; Kongjian Yu; Liling Huang; Landscape Design-Site Planning and Design Manual (Version 5), 2014, 7(2), 1-18, 129-130.
[8] Eddy Van Der Maarel; Janet Franklin; Mingyu Yang; Xiaokun Ao. Vegetation Ecology (2ed). 2018, 1(2), Chapters 5-9.
[9] Meg Calkins. Sustainable Landscape Design-Site Design Methods, Strategies and Practices. 2016, 5(1), Chapters 2, 4, 6,7.

Related Articles