Design & Architecture
ISBN10: 0794604633 ISBN13: 9780794604639 Contributors: Cummings, Joe; Birnbaum, Alfred; Moore, Elizabeth; Kahrs, Daniel; Crocco, Virginia McKeen Di Publisher: Periplus Editions Published: Mar 15 2007 Pages: 224 Weight: 2.74lbs. Height: 10.75" Width: 9.75" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
Burmese design, heavily influenced by its proximity to China and India, is a many-layered thing, interwoven with spiritual, religious and political messages. Burmese Design & Architecture takes an in-depth look at the entire span of Burmese design, from arts and crafts to both religious and secular architecture. With over 500 full-color photographs and expert insights provided by leading archaeological authorities, this is a must-have for serious connoisseurs of architecture, design or Burma itself.