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Burle Marx, Roberto 1909-1994

Overview
Works: 208 works in 315 publications in 7 languages and 2,950 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Pictorial works  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Subject Headings: Landscape architects 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Illustrator, Artist, Honoree
Classifications: SB470.B87, 712.092
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Roberto Burle Marx : the unnatural art of the garden by William Howard Adams( Book )

6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roberto Burle Marx : the lyrical landscape by Marta Iris Montero( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One of the most influential landscape and garden designers of the twentieth century, Roberto Burle Marx has inspired generations of gardens around the world. His sweeping forms and painterly approach to planting were revolutionary when they first came to public attention in the 1930s, and many contemporary designs owe his vision a great debt." "Publications on Burle Marx have been few, despite his world renown. This book, the product of one of his most passionate admirers - herself a practicing landscape architect - is the first major publication in a decade. Before his death, the author worked closely with Burle Marx during the writing of this book, giving her unique insight into the life, ideas, and work that are outlined in the introduction. The core of the book is twenty-six projects, presented through plans - some redrawn from Marx's originals for the first time - specially commissioned photographs, planting schemes, and some of Burle Marx's own paintings. An extensive reference section includes an exhaustive chronology and bibliography." "This illustrated book demonstrates the sources of Roberto Burle Marx's reputation as one of the great landscape architects of the last century. At a time when landscape design is more lively and influential than ever, this tribute to an acknowledged master of modern design is destined to inspire gardens and landscape design for years to come."--Jacket
Roberto Burle Marx : il giardino del Novecento by Giulio G Rizzo( Book )

6 editions published in 1992 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arte & paisagem : conferências escolhidas by Roberto Burle Marx( Book )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in Portuguese and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burle Marx by Vera Beatrix Siqueira( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in Portuguese and English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trajectory of the great Brazilian artist and landscape designer Burle Marx (1909-1994), creator of the landscape project for the Aterro do Flamengo, in Rio de Janeiro, is reviewed by the historian Vera Beatriz Siqueira. His main works are examined in 16 fully illustrated chapters that capture all the shades and the permanence of those creations. Besides the monumental gardens on Guanabara Bay, the book highlights his works in Brasília and also in country houses and farms
The landscape architecture of Roberto Burle Marx( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interviews Brazilian landscape architect Roberto Burle Marx. Presents his work and ideas. In Brazil his design imagery and use of indigenous plant materials revolutionized the treatment of urban open space. The humanist values and artistic aspirations of Burle Marx and his associate, Haruyoshi Ono, are explained. Explores a diverse selection of 11 projects including Copacabana Promenade, IBM, Itarmarity Palace, the Monteiro Residence and Burle Marx's own home, the site of his most daring design experiments and some of his most perfectly realized work
The gardens of Roberto Burle Marx by Sima Eliovson( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burle Marx : jardins lyriques by Marta Iris Montero( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in French and English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une première partie porte sur la vie et l'oeuvre du grand architecte paysagiste brésilien, Roberto Burle Marx. La deuxième partie illustre et décrit ses jardins les plus mémorables, avec plans, schémas et photographies à l'appui. Un livre-hommage. [SDM]
Roberto Burle Marx 100 anos : a permanência do instável( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in Portuguese and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roberto Burle Marx : the modernity of landscape by Roberto Burle Marx( Book )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roberto Burle Marx (Sao Paulo, 1909-Rio de Janeiro, 1994) is known as a landscape architect, but also as a painter, botanist, gardener, chef and jewellery designer. He considered the garden to be one of the fine arts, as the adaptation of the biome to civilisation's natural requirements." This book introduces the realm of the full sensory experience. Burle Marx's work with plants becomes highly pictorial-everything is drawn, coloured and constructed. In this symbiosis between aesthetics and botany, Burle Marx is the master of both species and spaces. His work is the embodiment of the "nature-city," a concept developed from the garden cities of the late 19th century, which has become compromised in the 21st century due to the compact city model. This new publication focuses on Burle Marx's scientific interest in the landscape and his relationship with the environment. Concepts that continue to be of major significance in contemporary landscape architecture, such as ecology, garden as an art form and landscape design in the urban structure, are some of the subjects the book deals with. The visual information of the book is complemented by the texts by Fares El-Dahdah, Francis Rambert, Jacques Leenhardt, Jose Tabacow, Lelia Coelho Frota, Andre Correa do Lago, Dorothee Imbert, Valerie Fraser and Gilles Clement
Roberto Burle Marx, Kunst und Landschaften : Brasilianische Botschaft > Berlin, 09/12/2009 > 06/03/2010 = Roberto Burle Marx, Art and Landscapes( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La intervención de Burle Marx en el paseo de Copacabana : un patrimonio contemporáneo by Julia Rey Pérez( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rino Levi by Rino Levi( Book )

5 editions published in 1974 in Italian and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roberto Burle Marx, janeiro/fevereiro 1973( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roberto Burle Marx : uma experiência estética : paisagismo e pintura = Roberto Burle Marx : an aesthetic experience : landscape architecture and painting by Lélia Coelho Frota( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in Portuguese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roberto Burle Marx in Caracas : Parque del Este, 1956-1961 by Anita Berrizbeitia( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Roberto Burle Marx in Caracas: Parque del Este, 1956-1961, Anita Berrizbeitia goes beyond the common formal analysis of his designs to explore the multiple contexts and cultural conditions that give rise to his uncompromising vision for gardens and landscapes. She charts a middle ground for the interpretation of built landscapes that explores the various ways in which the complex web of political and socioeconomic circumstances and Burle Marx's personal aesthetic intersect in the making of landscapes, Roberto Burle Marx in Caracas is the only in-depth study of this major site, a two-hundred-acre urban park built between 1956 and 1961, and offers an approach for future studies of the Venezuelan and Latin American landscape."--BOOK JACKET
Dialekto : Álvaro Siza, Rafael Moneo( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in Portuguese and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the final issue of this journal, and it presents a detailed look at four projects by Siza and four by Moneo, with an essay on Siza's work by Yehuda Safran and one on Moneo's by Preston Scott Cohen. It also includes work by Roberto Burle Marx, Carrilho de Graca, RCR Arquitectes, and more
A garden is like a poem by Roberto Burle Marx( Visual )

4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses Burle Marx's career as a landscape architect in Brazil
Roberto Burle Marx( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in Dutch and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tropical gardens of Burle Marx by P. M Bardi( Book )

2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Burle Marx

Burle Marx 1909-1994

Burle-Marx, Roberto

Burle-Marx, Roberto 1909-1994

Burle, Roberto 1909-1994

Marx, Burle

Marx, Burle 1909-1994

Marx, Roberto Burle

Marx, Roberto Burle 1909-

Marx Roberto Burle 1909-1994

Roberto Burle Marx

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The gardens of Roberto Burle MarxRoberto Burle Marx in Caracas : Parque del Este, 1956-1961New Brazilian gardens : the legacy of Roberto Burle MarxRoberto Burle Marx : landscapes reflectedRoberto Burle Marx in Caracas : Parque del Este, 1956-1961Roberto Burle Marx : the lyrical landscape