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Planter Box House: A Narrow Lot Home with Edible Landscapes and Raw Concrete Façades

Planter Box House: A Narrow Lot Home with Edible Landscapes and Raw Concrete Façades

KUALA LUMPUR / Edible landscapes provide amazing benefits. But what if you don’t have space for them? Raised garden beds and planter boxes come in handy to deal with the challenges of living in a small space. This narrow lot home in Kuala Lumpur is a living proof of creative design and the advantage it brings to garden plants fit to be eaten. Done right, they thrive everywhere, building façades included.

NDT-LTC HOUSE: Oozing the Charm of Raw Concrete and Lush Vertical Garden Façade

NDT-LTC HOUSE: Oozing the Charm of Raw Concrete and Lush Vertical Garden Façade

BAC NINH / Albeit small in size, the house boasts the relaxed interior ambience bedecked with houseplants thriving in containers scattered throughout. Nearby, the walls painted a cool-toned cream are lined with troughs where leafy exotics grow, creating an atmosphere for calm.

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Tanatap Wall Garden: A Restaurant-cum-Café and Bar among Lush Trees and Immaculate White Walls

Tanatap Wall Garden: A Restaurant-cum-Café and Bar among Lush Trees and Immaculate White Walls

CENTRAL JAVA / In Central Java, Indonesia, sleek walls stand tall above a reflective pool, surrounded by vibrant lawns illuminated by gentle lights. Their elegant design features smooth curves and alternating ridges, creating a captivating visual harmony that seamlessly integrates with the urban environment.

Studio Miti Office: A Townhouse Tastefully Renovated as Design Studio Showcasing Material Savvy

Studio Miti Office: A Townhouse Tastefully Renovated as Design Studio Showcasing Material Savvy

BANGKOK / It all started with a 30-year-old, three-story townhouse and a company of architects Studio Miti in need of a new home. Like a fortunate stroke of serendipity, they found exactly what they had been searching for, a building with a wide, six-meter frontage abutting the street, an architectural quality attribute that gave it a decided plus. Needless to say, it’s hard to find anything like it nowadays.

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Catching a Glimpse of War Memorials Across Southeast Asia

Catching a Glimpse of War Memorials Across Southeast Asia

SEA / Wars have the potential to bring destruction, death and losses, not to mention physical and mental injuries. In this presentation, we take a look at war memorials across Southeast Asia, ones that inspire people to be cognizant of the turbulent past, live in the present and look to the future.

THE ETHNIC NYAH KUR PEOPLE OF ISAN REVISITED

THE ETHNIC NYAH KUR PEOPLE OF ISAN REVISITED

CHAIYAPHUM / It was a journey through time as we paid a visit to ethnic Nyah Kur communities in Chaiyaphum Province, located in the heart of northeastern Thailand, also known as Isan. The Nyah Kur are nonurban groups inhabiting several parts of the country. Their language is a branch of the larger Austroasiatic family indigenous to mainland Southeast Asia and eastern South Asia.

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