This unconventional house faces southeast, and is built diagonally across four lots owned by the client and his brother.
A supposedly simple renovation of an average single-storey terrace house in Petaling Jaya was transformed into a home dressed with quiet intricacy.
To preserve and enhance the accustomed lifestyle of the owners, BAAD Studio fell back on the principles of tropical design, and sought to retain the site's natural gifts.
It's not only about how many trees we should plant, but also what kind. We may be inadvertently propagating dead zones.
Art + Design
Tajima's beautifully crafted flooring comes in various colors and patterns, and helps enhance even the most commercial spaces.
Watch the latest episode of BluPrint Conversations, where we sit down with Florence Ko to talk about how Philippine-made space solutions can be at par with global standards.
What can be more telling of the aspirations and convictions of a magazine than the opening remarks of its editor-in-chief? BluPrint has had four.
The 7th happiest and 17th most generous people on Planet Earth have much more to be excited, joyous and big-hearted about in 2013.
"Does it adhere to the Vitruvian tenets of strength, usefulness, and beauty? Strength and usefulness abound in the man-made world, but not beauty."
Big has always been associated with being better. The Philippines has, however, always been known for and even taken pride in things that are on the opposite end of the scale.