University of Palestine Faculty of Applied Engineering & Urban Planning Dept. of Architecture, Interior Design & Planning Landscape Architecture (EAPS4303) Style of landscape Eng. Nagham Ali Hasan 2nd lecture Summer semester 2009
Formal garden • Use straight lines mostly • Spiritual effect • Use status and sculptures • Unique models • Water elements “fountain” • Cut and Shape the trees • Symmetry • Levels • Cost for its maintenance
Natural garden ”informal“ • Use curve and organic lines • Natural material “wood, stone,….etc” • Water elements” lakes, stream, flow,…” • Topography or create it • Informal Shape of the full trees arrangement • Minimize structure elements
Mixed garden • Use a mix of straight and curve lines • Formal structure elements • Great green areas • Use trees in groups to define the boundaries
Three Plans To Illustrate The Flexible Character Of Informal Planting Masses. A FORMAL PLAN SHOWING STRONGLY MARKED GEOMETRICAL CHARACTER OF DIVISIONS.
The Geometrical, Basis Of The Plan In Formal Design The Geometrical Basis Of The Plan In Informal Design
Space enclosure • Degrees and permeability of enclosure: • Full enclosure suggests and provides security and privacy.. • Enclosure on two or three sides provides safe haven but allows view.
Space to space relationship • Contrast of spaces • Sequence of spaces