Garden of 10,000 bridges 万桥园 opens at Xian Expo: West 8

Another intriguing exploration from Adrian Geuze and West8  – a variation on the classic theme of life is a journey. By Damian Holmes of World Landscape Architecture 

The International Horticultural Expo in Xian, China opened on 28th April. The Garden of 10,000 bridges by West 8 is complete along with many other display gardens.

Gardens are telling stories; they are poetry and have a narrative. Our garden represents the human life, the path of people’s lifetime. This path is a path of uncertainty and burden. Many bridges over troubled water. The garden design takes this path of life as a meandering, winding road – continuous and like a labyrinth. The path through nature takes you over 10000 bridges.

Read the original articleon World Landscape Architecture 


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