Balinese Architecture Discover Indonesia

Balinese Architecture Discover Indonesia

by Julian Davison (Author), Bruce Granquist (Author)
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Balinese Architecture is a step-by-step guide to the intricacies of Balinese architecture.

Traditional Balinese don't live in houses in the conventional sense of the word. Instead, they divide their daily activities between a number a different pavilions which are situated within a family compound that is secluded from the outside world b a high wall Although these living arrangements may seem at first to be a fairly haphazard affair, they are actually grounded in a complex metaphysical system which provides a cosmological framework for maintaining harmonious relations between man and the rest of the universe.

This Balinese guide takes a detailed look at this fascinating architectural tradition with watercolor illustrations, designs and extensive commentary.

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Publication Date
August 07, 2012
Publisher
Collection
Page count
32
ISBN
9781462908684
Paper ISBN
9789625931944