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Thursday, 12 September 2013

ARCHITECTURE: Geoffrey Bawa [1919-2003]

The Sri Lankan architect, whose style 'Tropical Modernism' has been a huge influence on Far Eastern architecture and, by now, on anywhere the sun shines and palm trees drop their coconuts.  As different architectural styles are absorbed and fan out, it is easy to forget where or who originated them. [see my blog entries of April 5, 2011 and Dec 12, 2012] 



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