This richly illustrated volume traces the life and career of the celebrated Sri Lankan architect Geoffrey Bawa (1919-2003). The second part presents examples of the work in South and Southeast Asia of 24 contemporary architects whose buildings incorporate some of Bawa's styles and ideas. Recent trends and developments in tropical architecture are discussed (including the role played by Select Books in their spread!). With glossary bibliography, index and 600 illustrations.
Beyond Bawa: Modern Masterworks of Monsoon Asia
PublisherThames and Hudson