Mirei Shigemori: Rebel in the Garden
Publisher: Birkhäuser Architecture Author: Christian Tschumi ISBN: 9783764377489 Format: Hardcover, 204pp, 246x335 mm
Mirei Shigemori decisively shaped the development of Japanese landscape architecture in the 20th century. The first part of the book deals with his life and influences, including his interest in ikebana and tea ceremonies. The second part offers detailed presentations of some seventeen different gardens.