The New Asian Home affirms that we have a desire to transcend our stressful world by employing Asian design concepts to make home a peaceful sanctuary. Asian design has strong appeal for those looking for "natural" alternatives to Western home standards--open floor plans, exposure of structural elements, emphasis on natural forms and materials in harmony with the site, and greater transparency between indoor and outdoor space. The New Asian Home features twenty-three interesting and innovative homes, including custom ...

The New Asian Home 2008, Gibbs Smith

ISBN-13: 9781423600466