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  1. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    Solitary refinement: Bagan, Myanmar's architectural city of wonders

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 10:39pm by Daniel Allen

    ... this magnificently ornate structure is a symmetrical masterpiece of early Burmese architecture. For me, the highlight of Ananda's heavily frescoed interior is its quartet of massive standing Buddhas, ... Colonial-style rooms, spa and pool. tharabargate.com Thiripitsaya Sanctuary Resort Myanmese-style luxury on the banks of the Irrawaddy River. Features cooking classes, spa and pool. ...

  2. The 1980s

    Posted Jan 10th 2010, 12:00am by Stephen Lacey

    ... aesthetic that flew in the face of 'legitimate style''. By the 90s, Memphis' whimsical post-modern approach had had its day. For the next decade, the modernists were in control ... of materials, 'I'll be using a lot of granite again for both bench tops and flooring,' says Natale. Architecturally, the 80s renaissance should also see some interestingly shaped ...

  3. Back to earth

    Posted Mar 20th 2011, 12:00am by Stephen Lacey

    ... painted in earthy colours. And it isn't just the architecture of Santa Fe that's been replicated, but the interior-design aesthetic, too. In the early 90s, a Santa Fe-style serving ... is home to a multistorey adobe residential complex that is more than 1,000 years old. It's a Unesco World Heritage site and still has some 150 residents. Traditional pueblo architecture ...

  4. Property - International - ARCHITECTURE

    Japanese designer Sou Fujimoto on 'blurring the boundaries' between nature and architecture

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 05:10am by Catherine Shaw

    ... said. "Nature and architecture, outside and inside, are always blurred. This is not a superficial Japanese style- it is more of a fundamental concept." Sou Fujimoto Architects has ... understanding of a public toilet and to take it back to a more fundamental level." Fujimoto has received numerous awards, including The Architectural Review AR Award in 2006 for his Children's ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ARCHITECTURE

    Israeli-Canadian architect Moshe Safdie laments unfriendly Hong Kong architecture

    Posted Feb 16th 2014, 04:46am by Christy Choi

    ... Christy Choi christy.choi@scmp.com Moshe Safdie wants to reintroduce culture, climate and geography into city's architecture Architect laments unfriendly styles When Israeli-Canadian architect Moshe Safdie first came to Hong Kong 30 to 40 years ago, he found open streets, markets and fewer skyscrapers. Now, he says, the city is hemmed in by tower blocks that dominate spaces ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Vann Molyvann: the unsung hero of Phnom Penh architecture

    Posted Feb 08th 2014, 10:46pm by David Eimer

    ... to the unique ability of Southeast Asia's greatest living architect to fuse European modernism with traditional Khmer design in an apparently seamless style. Built in 1966, the house, on Mao ... of the capital is changing rapidly, apartment and office blocks being thrown up in seemingly random fashion. Phnom Penh is renowned for its beguiling blend of architecture: some of the most stunning ...

  7. Metabolism

    Posted Aug 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... several Western architects to experiment with pod-style architecture, the most notable being Moshe Safdie, who created the iconic Habitat 67 for the 1967 World Exposition in Montreal, Canada. ... as Metabolist architecture. In the 1950s, Japanese architects Kenzo Tange, Takashi Asada, Kisho Kurokawa and Kiyonori Kikutake, along with writer Noboru Kawazoe, devised a grand plan to build all over ...

  8. Regency furniture

    Posted Aug 05th 2005, 12:00am by Sofia Suarez

    ... and the Royal Pavilion in Brighton fused many strands of artistic endeavour such as the gothic, neoclassical and oriental into one style. The same was true for his lavish refurbishments of Buckingham ...

  9. 'An architectural style owned by all cultures'

    Posted Aug 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Daniel Sin So what is art deco architecture? Conservation specialist Angela Ngai said art deco, a term from the French Arts Decoratifs, could be traced to the 1910s when French archaeologists brought artefacts back from Egypt. The impact on architecture first emerged in 1925 when the World Fair's Exposition Internationale des Arts Decoratifs et Industriels Modernes ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - DESIGN

    Room at the top

    Posted Oct 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... / Styling David Roden   Fantasising about extra space is a common pastime in Hong Kong. It’s what the property developer Adrian Choy and his wife, Patsy, did for 12 years, all the while eyeing ... and guitar, respectively, enlisted Mark Panckhurst of HEAD Architecture and Design to help with the layout, but used their own contractor, Sam Chuen. “We did the planning, worked out how to open up ...




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