Published September 15, 2005
by Periplus Editions .
Written in English
|Contributions||Masano Kawana (Photographer)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||208|
From architecture to martial arts; from ramen to robots; kawaii to Kusama; ikigai to ikebana; towering skyscrapers to shrines - Be More Japan uncovers the art and creativity behind modern Japanese living through its kaleidoscope of contrasting places, people and practices/5(44). Get this from a library! Modern Asian living. [Wongvipa Devahastin na Ayudhya.; Sakul Intakul; Kim Inglis; Masano Kawana] -- Showcasing in glorious colour the new pan-Asian interior design that draws elements from Japanese Zen, opulent Thai, and the best of Bali. 10 Award-Winning Books by Asian Authors You Should Read. Modern Asian Living Room Decorating Ideas, As a family, you will need to spend times every day together in a nice and comforting atmosphere to strengthen your relationships and practice your hobbies. The best way to achieve this dream is to design a modern Asian living room or even add elements of Asian culture to your.
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