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China, long dormant in the world of design and residential architecture, has recently burst onto the world stage. Like everything else in China today, contemporary Chinese design combines elegant and deep-seated traditions with the exploratory ideas of a younger generation of designers.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;From revitalized hutongs in Beijing and lane houses in Shanghai to shiny new villas in Pudong and sleek urban apartments in Hong Kong, the best modern Chinese interior design blends the legacy of the past with a fresh appetite for the new. andlt;iandgt;China Homeandlt;/iandgt; explores this burgeoning phenomenon with images taken in more than 100 gorgeous homes, and will become an indispensable source book for everyone looking for ideas to create and re-work their living space.

Synopsis:

China, long dormant in the world of design and residential architecture, has recently burst onto the world stage. Like everything else in China today, contemporary Chinese design combines elegant and deep-seated traditions with the exploratory ideas of a younger generation of designers.

From revitalized hutongs in Beijing and lane houses in Shanghai to shiny new villas in Pudong and sleek urban apartments in Hong Kong, the best modern Chinese interior design blends the legacy of the past with a fresh appetite for the new. China Home explores this burgeoning phenomenon with images taken in more than 100 gorgeous homes, and will become an indispensable source book for everyone looking for ideas to create and re-work their living space.

About the Author

Michael Freeman specializes in reportage and in modern design and architecture. One of Smithsonian magazineÆs principal photographers for more than three decades, he has photographed extensively in Asia, and has produced 117 books. Among these are Angkor: The Hidden Glories (ôA remarkable book, a superb evocation.ö ùWall Street Journal ); the award-winning Japan Modern; Things Japanese; Things Thai; Things Chinese; Spirit of Asia; In the Oriental Style; and China Contemporary, among many others. FreemanÆs books on photography are international bestsellers, with two million copies sold, and have been published in twenty languages.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780804839815
Author:
Freeman, Michael
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
Subject:
Interior Design
Subject:
Home Construction-Decorating by Room
Subject:
Decorating
Subject:
China homes; Contemporary Chinese homes; China architecture; Chinese homes illustrated; China residential architecture; Chinese culture
Edition Description:
Hardcover with Jacket
Series:
No Series
Publication Date:
20120531
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
180 color photographs
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
9.5 x 9 in

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"Synopsis" by , China, long dormant in the world of design and residential architecture, has recently burst onto the world stage. Like everything else in China today, contemporary Chinese design combines elegant and deep-seated traditions with the exploratory ideas of a younger generation of designers.

From revitalized hutongs in Beijing and lane houses in Shanghai to shiny new villas in Pudong and sleek urban apartments in Hong Kong, the best modern Chinese interior design blends the legacy of the past with a fresh appetite for the new. China Home explores this burgeoning phenomenon with images taken in more than 100 gorgeous homes, and will become an indispensable source book for everyone looking for ideas to create and re-work their living space.

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