Jardín de la Isla

Landscape Heritage

Location: Aranjuez. Madrid, Spain
Project: Proposal for the restoration of Jardín de La Isla,Aranjuez, 2000.
Dates: Still to be executed
Surface: 15.860 m2
Client: Patrimonio Nacional
Description:
The project aims to recover one of the most outstanding European gardens of the 16th  century. Commissioned by Felipe II near a meander of the river Tajus which reaches Lisbon, the garden included a tiled floor, unique in Europe. An elaborate project, which includes a careful plant selection with species used in the 16th century, will restore this garden’s former glory.

References:
Los Jardines de Aranjuez
El paisaje como imagen del universo