Say goodbye to Buddha statues and bamboo screens, the new wave of Asian-inspired gardens are far more nuanced.
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.
By re-inventing tropical architecture to fit a modern context, architect Aamer Taher has endowed a resort-like appeal on this four-level bungalow in Singapore. At the same time, says Madhavi Tumkur, he has ensured that it is also a home to three generations of residents.