Project 1/1 2004

Spatium arboreum

Year:2004
Project type:public
Project status:completed
Completion:07/2004
Location:Botanical Garden Vienna (AUT)
Area:110 m²
Competence:landscape design and implementation
Supported by:Ossian Fraser, Philip Schilling
Client:Botanical Garden Vienna (AUT)

The artwork located in the Botanical Garden of Vienna awakens notions of an once magnificent tree - felled in consequense of a disease. Offering an artistic perspective in a scientifically oriented garden, the "downside up" root of the 100 year old Norway Maple and an earthform surrounding the trees former position draw attention to the now opened space above.

  • felling of norway maple | photos
     felling of norway maple | photos
  • working process and completed work | photos
     working process and completed work | photos
  • completed work | photos
     completed work | photos
  • completed work | photo
     completed work | photo