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Beyond Bawa

By: David Robson

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London, UK, Thames & Hudson: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021591

ISBN: 0500342385

Condition: New


Sri Lankan architect Geoffrey Bawa's forty-year career has become legendary. Beyond Bawa considers his continuing influence through the work of contemporary architects working in the region. Bawa achieved the harmonious and pleasurable fusion of local building traditions with modern forms. Throughout south Asia his legacy lives on in contemporary architectural practice and remains an important source of inspiration for generations of architects. Bawa was the principal force behind what is today known globally as ‘tropical modernism’, and examples of his ideas can be found in Sri Lanka, ... View more info