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SCDA Architects II_Soo Chan_9781864705645_Images PublishingSKU:9781864705645 Supplier: BASHEER GRAPHIC BOOKS
Author: Soo Chan
Format: Hardback | 416 pages
Dimensions: 237.74 x 265.94 x 45.47mm | 2,503.83g
Publication: 01 Jan 2015
Showcases a truly international firm with projects spanning the globe - a unique form of architecture that successfully incorporates both Western and Eastern influences "SCDA Architects II" is a new monograph of SCDA Architects continues the exploration of the work of Malaysian-born Soo Chan which first began in The Master Architect Series VI. Soo Chan's designs are a reflection of contemporary Asia modern, fresh and exciting, incorporating Soo Chan's inspired vision while still referencing the spirit of traditional Asian architecture. While his designs might at first glance appear modernist, Western-inspired creations, closer inspection of the details the sloping roofs, the wooden shutters reflect their South-East Asian context. The melding of these two perspectives results in a unique form of architecture, evident across SCDA's varied projects, including houses, condominiums, commercial, hospitality and institutional buildings, as well as master planning projects and interiors. Accompanied by full colour photography and detailed descriptions, this selection of projects illustrates why SCDA is one of the most creative and exciting architectural firms working in Asia today. SELLING POINTS: - Showcases a truly international firm with projects spanning the globe - a unique form of architecture that successfully incorporates both Western and Eastern influences - Explores the sustainable design practices that are fundamental to the firm's designs - Second edition, featuring new projects 400 col.