Bali Living: Innovative Tropical Design by Gianni FrancioneBali Living: Innovative Tropical Design by Gianni Francione

Bali Living: Innovative Tropical Design

byGianni Francione, Masano Kawana, Kim Inglis

Hardcover | October 25, 2008

Pricing and Purchase Info

$44.96 online 
$49.95 list price save 9%
Earn 225 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store


In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores


This comprehensive interior design book showcases the best in Balinese architecture with over 280 photographs and insightful commentary. Bali Living showcases 21 cutting-edge tropical designs from a creative new generation of architects and interior designers working in Bali. Their work is changing the face of contemporary design worldwide-part of Bali's new wave" tropical architecture which has spread across Asia and further afield to Japan, Europe and the Americas.Most of these projects are exclusive private residences, but a few are public spaces including a spectacular cliff-side wedding chapel, a stunning beach club and a poolside restaurant. Each property has been included because of its creativity and contribution to the ongoing international conversation on tropical design. All of these homes are innovative examples of what may be called the "creative essence" of Balinese living."
Gianni Francione is an architect from Turin, North Italy, who has been based in Southeast Asia-mainly in Bali-for over 20 years. His recent books include Tropical Asian Style, Bali Houses and Bali Modern . Masano Kawana is a renowned interiors, food and lifestyle photographer with a distinctly modernist touch. Previous publications...
Title:Bali Living: Innovative Tropical DesignFormat:HardcoverDimensions:224 pages, 12 × 9 × 0.98 inPublished:October 25, 2008Publisher:Tuttle PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0794605672

ISBN - 13:9780794605674

Look for similar items by category:


Editorial Reviews

Francione continues his examination of contemporary Balinese architecture, visiting 21 residential dwellings selected because of their architectural creativity and their un-hackneyed interior design schemes." - Library Journal "? Francione and Inglis have provided residential designers and architects a valuable sourcebook of sumptuous design concepts that may be adapted and interpreted for many, no matter whether they reside in Bali or elsewhere." - "