Gustav Ammann: Landschaften der Moderne


Johannes Stoffler
Gustav Ammann
Landschaften der Moderne in der Schweiz


2008. 23 x 26 cm, clothbound
263 pages, 228 illustrations
ISBN 978-3-85676-194-3
CHF 69.00 / EUR 65.00
German

Forewords by Christophe Girot and Udo Weilacher
With photographs by Lucia Degonda
Designed by Philippe Mouthon

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Gustav Ammann is considered one of the most important garden architects of the 20th century in Switzerland. As an acknowledged expert at home and abroad, he not only provided constant impetus in discussions and pioneered new ideas, but also worked as a designer of extraordinary parks and gardens with which he wanted to create green counter-worlds or – in his own words – "a beautiful, delightful island in the gears of everyday life".