What happens when rational, Modernist architecture puts down roots in a lush, tropical setting? Concrete Jungle, a new book by gestalten, explores locations across Asia and the world to find some of the most visionary residential adaptations of an international style to distinct local settings.
Finding the perfect balance between two distinct architectural concepts is always challenging. However, Labotory successfully harmonises Korean aesthetics with minimal charm in Café Oriente.
Asian or Oriental style is a design trend that has become increasingly popular in recent years. As the world becomes more cluttered and overcrowded, the creation of minimalistic, stylish and harmonious landscapes becomes more important to people as a way to escape the hustle and bustle.