Photography: Claire de Virieu



THE ZEN SPIRIT, BACKSTAGE

 

 

A miniature landscape, refined and wild, appears in a panoramic view through the glass windows. To fathom its mystery, we cross the pond guarded by the koï carp.

Area: 300 sq m
Location: Neuilly
Biotope: Shade
Eco-garden: 3/5

 

 

PROJECT STAGES

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2003: location photos, classical spirit with vis-à-vis. The veranda will encroach on the garden foreground.

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Concrete infrastructure for pond and stream.

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Pebble floor on netting, with green pebbles on the walls of the pond.

 

 

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2004: a miniature landscape – stream, rocks, pond – appears as in a picture-frame.