The Resource Balinese architecture, text by Julian Davison ; illustrations by Bruce Granquist, Mubinas Hanafi and Nengah Enu ; photographs by Luca Invernizzi Tettoni

Balinese architecture, text by Julian Davison ; illustrations by Bruce Granquist, Mubinas Hanafi and Nengah Enu ; photographs by Luca Invernizzi Tettoni

Label
Balinese architecture
Title
Balinese architecture
Statement of responsibility
text by Julian Davison ; illustrations by Bruce Granquist, Mubinas Hanafi and Nengah Enu ; photographs by Luca Invernizzi Tettoni
Contributor
Illustrator
Photographer
Writer of added text
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Balinese style villas and resorts are popping up everywhere-from Ibiza to St Barts to Singapore. But what is Balinese architecture? And why is it so popular today?Traditional Balinese houses, temples and pavilions are designed to allow man to exist in harmony with the natural forces of the universe-reflecting core Balinese beliefs about man's place in relation to the cosmos, the gods, the ancestors, and the world around him. Innovative local and Western architects have been designing resorts and villas on Bali for decades, drawing their inspiration from these local traditions. In this one-of-a-
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
720.959862
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
NA1526.6.B34
LC item number
.B35 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Balinese architecture, text by Julian Davison ; illustrations by Bruce Granquist, Mubinas Hanafi and Nengah Enu ; photographs by Luca Invernizzi Tettoni
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Copyright; Contents; Balinese Architecture and Belief Systems; The Balinese Architectural Lexicon; Architecture and Social Status; Building Materials and Construction Techniques; Layout of the Compound; The Dwelling Compound; Pavilions; Decorative Features; The Balinese Village; Public Buildings; Balinese Palaces; Water Pavilions; Bali Aga Architecture; Balinese Temples and Shrines; The Archetypal Temple; A Resting Place for the Gods; Ornamentation and Iconography; A Typology of Temples; Village Temples; Death and the Afterlife; Sacred Rice and Subak Temples
  • Cave Temples and Rock-cut SanctuariesSacred Bathing Places; The Majapahit Past; The Nirartha Legacy; Pura Besakih; Pura Luhur Uluwatu; Contemporary Hotels and Resorts; Contemporary Residences; Gardens and Water Features; Glossary; Bibliography; Back Cover
Control code
ocn891381093
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (84 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781462914227
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
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a2e027a3-561a-4258-b08a-732e53e34aa4
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b33820788
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)891381093
  • ebl1462914225

Library Locations

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