City by Landscape: The Landscape Architecture of Rainer

Urban by means of panorama files the paintings of a panorama architect energetic within the interface among city making plans, open area making plans and structure. for a few years Rainer Schmidt Landschaftsarchitekten + Stadtplaner were one of the prime workplaces within the fields of panorama and concrete making plans; the initiatives also are more and more being discovered across the world, in particular in North Africa, the center East and China.

The company’s overriding target is to discover solutions to the urban-planning difficulties of this present day, and to take action within the knowledge that twenty first century panorama structure can be a ‘built’ mirrored image on how humans take care of each other and with nature. The workplace places those solutions into perform as designs and moves a winning stability among layout, features and emotions. The clever use of average assets is of leading value for the paintings of the place of work to be able to maximize the ecological, monetary and social effect of the projects.

In a variety of essays the publication addresses the crucial subject matters in Schmidt’s paintings and records a few forty chosen tasks together with the spotlight company Towers in Munich, the park urban Schwabing, the Congress heart Doha and the good Mosque of Algiers.

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Our ideas of life create spiritual and ethical ideals. They create and shape principles of culture. Increasing our awareness of the holism of human existence and of nature, and making transparent the correlation of origin, presence and future, can help to understand the dimensions of space and time as an intensity in the sense of an increase of awareness. 19 ZellgArten, raumbildung durch kieswälle Cell Gardens, building space by gravel embankments 20 Zellgarten „Die Tierfährte“, Pfotenabdrücke mit Geruchsspur Cell Garden “Animal Scent”, Foot-Prints with Smell-Track 49 21 Bundesgartenschau 2005, München, Zellgarten „Das Vogelnest“, Makro-Gestaltung nils-udo Federal Garden Exhibition 2005, Munich, Cell Garden “Bird’s Nest”, Macro Design Nils-Udo 51 22 Bundesgartenschau 2005, München, raumbildende stauden im blattgarten Federal Garden Exhibition 2005, Munich, Spatialising perennials in the leaf garden 23 Gärten der Potenzen, Querschnitt eines Lindenholzes, 10-3 Gardens of Power, Cross Section of a Linden Tree, 10-3 52 24 Gärten der Potenzen, Epidermiszelle einer Sumpfdotterblume, 10-4 Gardens of PowerS, Epidermal Cell of a Marsh Marigold, 10-4 25 Gärten der Potenzen, Epidermiszelle einer Sumpfdotterblume, 10-4 Gardens of PowerS, Epidermal Cell of a Marsh Marigold, 10-4 53 26 Bundesgartenschau 2005, München, Zellgarten „Die Wiese“ Federal Garden Exhibition 2005, Munich, Cell Garden “the Meadow” 54 27 Blattgarten Leaf Garden 28 Gärten der Potenzen, Querschnitt eines Lindenholzes, 10-3 Gardens of Powers, Cross Section of a Linden Tree, 10-3 55 29 Bundesgartenschau 2005, München, Blattgarten Federal Garden Exhibition 2005, Munich, Leaf Garden 30 Gärten der Potenzen, Eckenkollychem einer Taubnessel, 10-5 Gardens of Powers, angular collenchyma of a Lamium, 10-5 56 31 Gärten der Potenzen, Eckenkollychem einer Taubnessel, 10-5 Gardens of Powers, angular collenchyma of a Lamium, 10-5 32 Gärten der Potenzen, Zellulosefibrillen einer Alge, 10-6 Gardens of Powers, cellulose Fibrils of an alga, 10-6 57 Federal Garden Exhibition Munich BUGA 2005 The future construction sites of Messestadt Riem, the new urban quarter and trade fair grounds that emerged from the former premises of Munich-Riem Airport, were the area to be developed for the Federal Garden Exhibiton 2005, com­ monly referred to as BUGA.

Einige dieser Boxen wur­ den auch in der Münchener Innenstadt platziert und trugen so die Gartenschau in den städtischen Kontext – als Ereignis und als Information über die Themen. 37 Nicht nur das Sehen, auch andere Sinne wurden mit den Inszenierungen angesprochen: Dufterlebnisse, Geräusche, verschiedene Bodenbeläge für die Haptik. Licht- und Wasserspiele schufen intensive, häufig verfremdende Ku­ lissen der Wahrnehmung. Ausgewählte Zellgärten von Rainer Schmidt Die Wiese – Auf schmalen und verschlungenen Pfaden wurden die Besucher durch ein Labyrinth von übermanns­ hohen Weidenschösslingen zu drei Plätzen geführt.

The purpose of the com­ prehensive redevelopment of the Bavarian National Mu­ seum’s landscaping was to reconvert a car park into a representative courtyard, in order to spotlight the museum’s significance for culture, cultural history, and urban design. Directly commissioned by the Friends of the Bavarian ­ National Museum, Rainer Schmidt Landscape Architects started planning and executing the redevelopment of the main building’s forecourt and inner courtyards in 2005. Fathoming the meanings of “representation” was the inspi­ rational source for the design.

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