This book 'Burmese Design & Architecture' is a must-have for serious connoisseurs of architecture, design or Burma itself.This is the very first book to showcase the amazing diversity of architecture, design and art found in Burma.The book is covered with over 500 full-color photographs and expert insights provided by leading archaeological authorities and the experts highlight the major influences sand style found throughout the country.The readers will find out Myanmar's rich art and craft traditions providing a wealth of information on Buddha images,lacquererware, painting, ceramics, woodcarving, bronzes, textiles, costumes and much more.
Elizabeth Moore is a senior lecturer and head of the department of art and archeology at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London. John Falconer is a curator at the British Library and is the author of A Vision of the Past, the first detailed history of photography in Singapore and Malaysia. Luca Ivernizzi Tettoni is a professional photographer who worked in Asia from 1973 until his death in 2013. Alfred Birnbaum is a translator and lived in Yangon from 1996 to 2001.