Xishu Celebrity Memorial Gardens under the influence of water culture

Yanting Wang, Along Bu, Xin Xin, Lin Lu, R. Weerasinghe, P. Zhou, Y. He
2020 E3S Web of Conferences  
The celebrity memorial gardens are the most prominent in Xishu gardens, showing strong memorial. As the most characteristic cultural element of Xishu area, water contributes a lot to the development of Xishu gardens and becomes an indispensable element in gardening. By tracing back to the background of the formation and development of water culture, this paper analyses the relationship between the historical celebrities and water in Xishu, and summarizes the art of water in Xishu celebrity
more » ... ishu celebrity memorial gardens under the infiltration of water culture. This paper not only reflects the aesthetic value of water from the perspective of formal beauty, but also creates the poetic and artistic conception and the connotation of humanistic spirit through the combination with other gardening elements. At last the article reveals its significance and value of water culture in celebrity memorial gardens and tries to provide inspiration for future regional garden design.
doi:10.1051/e3sconf/202014301005 fatcat:nsam3n5rdzh6pggkkgfcsuijhy