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Contemporary vernacular, modernising architectural traditions : conceptions & perceptions / edited by Christopher Chew Chee Wai.

By: Chew Chee Wai, Christopher
Language: English Publisher: Singapore : AA Asia, 1998.Description: 152p. : ill. ; 21cm.ISBN: 9810405189
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Papers from a meeting jointly organised by AA Asia & the School of Architecture at Tsunghus University, Beijing, September 27 - 30, 1997, Beijing. - Partial contents: Contemporary vernacular / William Lim; Modernised regionalism and regionalised modernism / Wu Liangyong; Contemporary vernacular / Leon van Schaik; The history of modernism and architectural tradition in Japan / Shozo Baba; Modernisation of local tradition / Luo Xiaowei; Digital gardening / Kengo Kuma; Absence of tradition / Chaolee Kuo; Old and new / Lee Sang Leem; In search of a modern vernacular: Taipei / Chin Pai; A Malaysian experience / Jimmy Lim; Western China: cave dwelling / Xia Yun; Orientation of bamboo stilt house today / Zhu Liangwen.