Publisher: Talisman Publishing
Hardback: 208 pages
Pub Date: Oct 2010
Text: Julian Davison
Photography: Luca Invernizzi Tettoni
Co-edition with the National Archives of Singapore
The Singapore Shophouse is a fully researched and newly photographed celebration of a architectural style, still extant but sadly neglected over the years as Singapore has grown and become highrised. This original and massively illustrated volume provides comprehensive covereage and reference of both Shophouses and the much cherished terrace houses in all the heritage areas remaining and protected in Singapore. Includes major sections on Defining the Shophouse; Development of the Shophouse and Living in the Shophouse today with major case studies of award winning examples of sensitive and luxurious new conversions.conversions.