The Fine Art of Designing a Home
- Showcases how Wadia Associates aims to create traditional architecture that is contemporary in the modern world, creating a sense of casual elegance that perfectly expresses the homeowner's individual needs and aspirations
- Wadia Associates is a multi-award-winning firm, with accolades and recognition for outstanding achievements in architecture, gardens and landscapes, including pool design
- This highly illustrated monograph is filled with beautiful photography (including four gatefolds), detailed drawings and sketches, and crafted narratives that illuminate the working process and success of many high-end homes, apartments, gardens, and interiors
This exquisite volume, the second for renowned architects and designers Wadia Associates, presents the stunning work of Dinyar Wadia and his team. The firm's impeccable architectural pedigree for traditional design is showcased through their residences, which are characterised by a passion for fine detailing, use of fine materials, exceptional workmanship, and a remarkable versatility in the classical language of architecture. The design philosophy behind each home is to emphasise the integral relationship between the house and its surrounding landscape.
This stunning monograph beautifully presents the residential projects with full-colour photography and detailed drawings. Thoughtful and incisive narratives describe how Wadia Associates interprets - with remarkable versatility and adaptability - the classical language of architecture throughout their residential designs. This monograph shows, for the first time, a beautiful selection of contemporary apartments. Their skillful design sensibilities have provided a seamless fit of their traditionally styled homes and apartments into the eclectic fabric of modern America, and the needs and amenities of a modern American family.
- The Images Publishing Group
- 20th Apr 2020
- World excluding Japan and South East Asia
- 280 mm x 280 mm
- 376 Pages