'The outcome of an exhaustive research project into the material science of bamboo conducted by designer Freeman Lau Siu Hong, this dense volume presents the long history and deep cultural significance of this highly adaptable organic material with diverse applications in design, architecture and daily life. Starting from an exhibition and pavilion at the first Beijing International Design Triennial, the book takes an in-depth look at all aspects of traditional and modern bamboo design, from baskets, chairs and other furniture to bicycles and even bamboo automobiles. Various viewpoints on bamboo architecture in both Asian and Western cultures are also addressed.' - from the publisher
Toshiyuki KITA, 喜多俊之,
NGUYEN Thi Huong,
TSE Yinmo, 謝燕舞,
design,  architecture,  sculpture
Rethinking Bamboo: Aspects of Contemporary Design
網站 © 2017 亞洲藝術文獻庫版權所有
What does this mean?
This item is covered by one or more copyrights. It is available for research only or use within Hong Kong’s fair dealing rules. Please do not copy, re-use or reproduce this item without the permission of the copyright holder.