Book Name: Zen Style Residences

  • Tianjin Ifengspace·Guangzhou  
  • Phoenix Publishing Limited
  • 978-988-16527-7-5
  • English
  • 48.00  U.S. dollar
  • Hardcover
  • 1
  • 2012.11
  • 245X290
  • 272
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Editor' Review

Zen Style Residences : presents a wide range of zen style residences from all over the world. The projects in this book include two parts : Residential Space and Residential Facilities. The former part illustrates the projects of modern zen style, Japanese zen style, and Chinese zen style. Each project is presented using beautiful pictures and an explanatory text that further details the design concept.

Summary

Modern Zen Style
A Moderate Residence
The Luxury in Details
A Riverside Apartment
A Meditative Living Space Inspired by Nature
The Collision of Masculine and Feminine Qualities
The Resort to Heart
Less is More
A Transcendent Sanctuary
A Succinct House
A Paradise of Happiness and Peace
Fresh and Natural Zen-style House

Japanese Zen Style
A House Immersed in Rural Context
A Soft Japanese-style House
A House with a Balance between Privacy and Openness
The Sky is the Limit
A Real Reclusion
Double-city Life

Chinese Zen Style
A Chinese-style Flat
Southeast Asian-style Zen House
An Oriental Residence
A Simple and Tranquil Villa
A Leisure House
A Flat Refl ecting the Inner State of Mind
A Carefully-designed Chinese-style Mansion
A House of Local Style

Supporting Facilities
A Secluded Hotel
A House Overlooking the World
A Restaurant with its Wonderful Details
A Combination of Traditional and Contemporary Styles
A Tranquil Restaurant
Multi-art Zen-style Space
A Contemporary Restaurant in Traditional Cultural Context
An Exotic Resort
A Tropical Resort
A Modern Thai-style SPA

Introduction

Zen is the essence of oriental traditional culture, which is transforming into a kind of life wisdom. The combination of Zen with design art creates a kind of spiritual art design. So are Zen style residences. They feature empty spaces, peace and serenity and provide a perfect balance, harmony and free mind for the dwellers living in them.

Zen Style Residences : presents a wide range of zen style residences from all over the world. The projects in this book include two parts : Residential Space and Residential Facilities. The former part illustrates the projects of modern zen style, Japanese zen style, and Chinese zen style. Each project is presented using beautiful pictures and an explanatory text that further details the design concept.