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By David Robson,Waruna Gomis

ISBN-10: 0804840385

ISBN-13: 9780804840385

This superbly illustrated e-book showcases the works of 1 of Sri Landa's so much influential architects—Anjaledran, an ethnic Tamil and visionary artist.

During the previous 25 years of civil conflict in Sri Lanka, Anjalendran has stayed on, developing structure that has attracted curiosity around the complete Indian subcontinent. In Anjalendran, David Robson explores this exact guy and his unusual imaginative and prescient. Anjalendran's structures have an easy directness and even supposing completely sleek in spirit, they recognize the wealthy layout traditions of Sri Lanka. even if operating with abundant budgets or at all-time low price (like his SOS kid's Village orphanages), his paintings focuses not just on artistic structures, but—:a los angeles Frank Lloyd Wright—:also their landscaping, furnishings and decoration.

Just as fascinating because the structure is the method in which Anjalendran works—:from domestic, by no means utilizing greater than 4 pupil assistants, with out workplace, no secretary, no automobile and no mobile phone. He operates with no checking account and hasn't ever signed a freelance with both a consumer or a builder. With beautiful colour images, plan info and behind-the-scenes insights, Anjalendran sheds gentle at the works of this remarkable man.

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