ABOUT THE BOOK

The Tropical Malaysian House 1

written by Robert Powell
photography by Lin Ho

The 25 houses in this book illustrate some of the most innovative and engaging residential projects by architects and designers in Malaysia, completed in the decade between 2009 and 2018. A strong ecological message emerges responding to the question what is a modern 'tropical' house. Collectively, the houses in the book serve as a primer for anyone embarking on a new residence.

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Main Sponsor of MEA 2019 Competition

Atelier International the Main Sponsor of MEA 2019 Competition.

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25 amazing homes in Malaysia that embrace nature

The words “open to sky” may need a bit of explanation but once you flip through the pages of *The Tropical Malaysian House*, the concept becomes much clearer. More importantly, it is one of the key characteristics that define the 25 Malaysian tropical houses featured in the book.

Written by Prof Robert Powell, the book which was launched last month, highlights some of the most innovative residential projects by architects and designers in Malaysia that were completed between 2009 and 2018..

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The Tropical Malaysian House

It has been 10 years since Robert Powell published The New Malaysian House, a book that become the definitive reference for...

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houses are ultimately about people. Every dwelling symbolizes the dreams, the aspirations, hopes, and beliefs of its owners.

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