The sound development of the landscape industry lies in accepting the successful experience of western modern landscape development, and deep studying Chinese traditional garden culture and native resources and environment characters.
The project for the planning and design of Chaoyang Park integrates traditional techniques with modern forms, which condense the profound historical and cultural contents and blends the new ecological theories. It attempts to enhance the traditional garden art in the modern landscape design.
compared with traditional garden building, the modern gardens in Lingnan area are full of strong breath of times, are more suitable to city people' s life and pay more considerations to ecology environment.
In order to understand western modern garden easily, this thesis introduced the concept of garden and others about garden concisely, and then introduced the general development of western traditional garden art.
The western traditional garden has followed formal style garden idea of the ancient Egypt and Greece all along, till 18th century the informal style landscape garden appeared in British under the influence of the eastern garden culture.
The garden is a place of contemplation and peace, where five traditional garden styles are joined by a meandering path.
yiheyian is a outstanding works of chinese traditional Garden, Many schol ars gave a detailed description of its Gar denning method and arrangment. But what means yiheyian itself express is auniscussing problem, The author thinks that the motif of yiheyian is to prolong life and it’s arrangment is very similar to“The picture of body’s iside nerve”of Taoist and Qigong. The inscription and couqlet of “point out scenery” also express the thoughts to prolong life.
Starting from cultivating one's moral character, this article expounds some profound significances of traditional gardens having influence on cognitive method and way of life.
Starting with Chinese traditional garden, and basing on analysing the problem lies in the exterior space of mordern city, the anthor put forward the basic principles and methods on the creation of humanliged space.