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Indian Architecture: 50 Beautiful Houses in India

India Infoline News Service | Mumbai | December 27, 2010 14:54 IST

The Coffee Table Book 50 Beautiful Houses in India is a tribute to World Class talent in Indian Architecture.

The Coffee Table Book 50 Beautiful Houses in India is a first of its kind compilation of Indias 50 beautiful houses. This title is an outcome of an intense dialogue with 38 renowned architects and interior designers of India. The 420 page, hard cover coffee table book is very vivid in its descriptions; it includes 118 elaborate site plans, elevations and sections. 485 brilliant photographs of the houses give a clear idea of the distinctive and tastefully done rooms. 

This book is printed by Thomson Press. The book is a single reference point for emerging architects, aspiring home owners, art connoisseurs & book lovers. This coffee table book is a must have for Non-Resident Indians and Indian architecture enthusiasts all over the world. The 420 page book is priced at twenty nine hundred & ninety five rupees (Rs 2995/-) and is available at all leading book stores like Crossword, Landmark, and Oxford Book Stores all over India. This book is also available at a very exclusive book store called Danai.

The book gives a rare and delightful glimpse into the fifty beautiful houses in India. It has covered houses from across the country, allowing the reader to experience a wide range and scope of styles and genres. The book showcases sprawling houses in discerning metropolis like Mumbai, Chennai & Delhi to and panoramic holiday homes in Lonavala, Mahableshwar and Alibaug.

The houses in the book are stand alone properties, luxurious and large, enabling the reader to experience a grand visual treat.

One can change ones identity and social status in society through the nature of his dwelling. A house is a living space that is self defining and reflecting the dwellers distinct style which is a result of his self discovery over many years.

The Indian architect knows how to spin the home owners expectations and vision into an artistic, functional and technical reality. Each house in this book narrates a different story right from the conception of an idea in the mind of the home owner to the embodiment of its actuality which is the by product of the architects creation.

Intense research has gone behind compiling this book making it an assimilation of truly unique, exquisite and beautiful houses in India. The experiences of the 39 architects and interior designers, the designers and the entire team were reviewed and documented making this book a chronicle of new insights and possibilities in the world of architecture.

White Flag Media & Communications Ltd is an enterprise by Sezal Group. Sezal Glass Ltd is the groups flagship company which is into glass processing and manufacturing. White Flag Media & Communications Ltd is committed to providing quality media in the field of infrastructure, architecture, interiors, construction and design. In the coming years, White Flag aspires to publish many high quality books focusing on various aspects of Indian architecture and design. 50 Beautiful Houses in India is the first of its kind. 

This volume number 1, is the first of the whole series of books that; White Flag Media & Communications in the coming years will dedicate to featuring houses of different genres, categories and geographies. White Flag Media & Communications has published Golden Hands in 2009 and the forthcoming books will be 15 Architects 30 Ideas, Corporate Offices in India and Hotels & Resorts in India.


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