Festival International des Jardins

Private Project

Location: Chaumont-Sur -Loire, France
Collaborators: Bárbara Luengo, Jonathan Maher
Project: Gardens of artificial nature and natural artifice. 3rd International Festival of Gardens at Chaumont-sur-Loire, 1994.
Dates: 1994
Surface: 200 m2
Client: Le Conservatoire International des Parcs et Jardins et du Paysage de Chaumont-sur-Loire
Description: The International Garden Festival at Chaumont-Sur- Loire, which takes place at the impressive Chateaux at the riverbed of the Loire, France, is amongst the most prestigious international ephemeral garden contests. The winning project by Citerea, 1994, creates a labyrinthine space dominated by specially treated mirrors, in a chromatic scale that ranges from red to deep greens.