The Nature of Tropical Architecture in Indonesian Modernism

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  • Setiadi Sopandi Indonesian Architecture Museum Foundation

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DOI:

https://doi.org/10.52200/63.A.GBS0QKW3

Keywords:

Modern Movement, Modern architecture, Modern housing

Abstract

The idea of environmental design – or loosely referred to as “tropical architecture” – is an ever-present but underlying discourse in modern Indonesian architectural history. Despite being tentative and, at times, overshadowed by other dominant issues, the quest for climate-related environmental tropical design is apparent in almost every generation of Indonesian architects.

How to Cite

Sopandi, S. (2021). The Nature of Tropical Architecture in Indonesian Modernism. Docomomo Journal, (63), 70–75. https://doi.org/10.52200/63.A.GBS0QKW3

Published

2021-08-31

Author Biography

Setiadi Sopandi, Indonesian Architecture Museum Foundation

(Indonesia, 1975) Practicing architect and lecturer. He is a co-founder, researcher, curator, and the director of Indonesian Architecture Museum Foundation (arsitekturindonesia.org).

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