On June 3, 2019，GAD Environmental Design invited Zhang Rui, founder and chief designer of “ZHIROOM”Garden Studio, to give a lecture. Ms. Zhang was product marketing director of Evernote China from 2012 to 2014, and graduated in 2015 from Stanford Ignite of Stanford Business School. His exhibited works have become the most popular works for three consecutive years from 2016 to 2018. Li Ming, head of Environmental Design, and Xu Shujie, Yang Fan, Diao Shuhui and Liu Yu participated in the lecture with more than 200 students.
With the theme of “What Groows a Garden”, Ms. Zhang shared how to get inspiration from nature, to improve design thought, and to carry out indoor and outdoor gardening design projects with plant materials as the entry point. The lecture was simple yet profound, closely related to daily life and stimulating students to get inspirations from life. As a zealous plant lover, she conducted aesthetic experiments through plant design. Meanwhile, she used plant space construction to heal people’s hearts in turn, and guided students to view problems, designs and the world from a different perspective, based on a natural design concept.
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The sincere and passionate lecture of Ms. Zhang widened students’ horizon, and expanded their profession, furthered their understanding of the concept and significance of plant landscape. It also cultivated students’ comprehensive awareness and consciousness of focusing on details, problems, and on the natural growth of plant design materials.