Landscape is a complex system made up ofland and objects on it, integrating natural and humanist phenomenon where various processes of nature,biology and social culture have alwaysinteracted. It is also an ecological system,habit at of creature,and home of humanbeings Natural process and human history and culture have branded on it Landscape gives us ordinary and extraodinary experience of space and aesthetics of scenery, reflecting and embodying spirits and belief of individuals and groups. We need to discuss the structure and function of landscape and the law of relation between them,and the natural and humanist process and their relation in landscape,the relation between landscape as a integrated system and human society system, especially the service to human society provided by landscape (including producing and supporting service,environmental conditioning service,and cultural service in recreation, aesthetics,education and spiritual belief).
Landscape architecture is a discipline that ercompasses theory,practice,technology and arts bringing for th analysis,changes and management of landscape.Landscape Architecture Frontiers will put its focus on the intersecting spheres of academic research and design practice in landscape architecture,discussing rew opinions, theories and approaches to address environmental and ecological issues through landscape architecture;advocating new aesthetics and new culture which benefit the beauty of China and the world by introducing and promoting most recent practice of landscape architecture. It acts as a bridge connecting research and social needs,science and art,leading the development of the discipline.Our audience includes researchers and professional architects,faculties and students,policy makers in related fields and people who work on the environmental constructions in both urban and rural areas.