Zen. Soothing. Mystical. Meditative. All the most serene words in the
world couldn’t begin to describe the effect of Asia’s most beautiful interiors.
Whether it’s a monastery in Tibet, a coffee plantation in Java, or a Tadao
Ando-designed house in Japan, each interior chosen for this book is remarkable
not only for its aesthetics but for its spirit. Presented in two sublime
volumes, these interiors have what it takes to transport you to a sacred
place. Breathe deeply, delve in, and be inspired.
Swiss photographer Reto Guntli, based in Zurich, regularly travels the
world taking photos for international magazines. He has published numerous
books and contributed to TASCHEN publications such as Great Escapes Asia
and Great Escapes Europe.
Angelika Taschen studied art history and German literature in Heidelberg,
gaining her doctorate in 1986. Working for TASCHEN since 1987, she has
published numerous titles on the themes of architecture, photography,
design, and contemporary art.