“Architecture of Silence”: A New Book Celebrating Modern Filipino Architecture

February 19, 2024

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Rick Formalejo

BluPrint, the leading authority in modern Filipino architecture and design, proudly presents its latest masterpiece: “Architecture of Silence.” This exquisite coffee table book is a celebration of intuitive spaces. In it, we showcase 18 remarkable architectural projects across the Philippines that redefine the boundaries of design and innovation.

Architecture of Silence” captures the essence of silence and serenity within these unique homes. It is an ode to the profound impact of space on human experience. Each featured project embodies a unique narrative. They blend cultural influences with contemporary design principles to create environments that speak volumes through their tranquility.

An Anticipated Comeback to Print

It was in 2019 since BluPrint released a coffee table book. Since then, the brand focused on establishing its digital presence. With much anticipation from avid readers, the time has come for BluPrint to produce new editions of coffee table books championing Filipino architecture marvels.

With meticulous attention to detail and stunning visual imagery, “Architecture of Silence” invites readers on a journey through diverse landscapes. Explore bustling urban havens to remote retreats surrounded by nature. From the sleek lines of modern Filipino architecture to the timeless elegance of traditional design, the book showcases the rich tapestry of design philosophies that shape the built environment.

Among the featured projects are modern homes and hidden gems. Each possess anability to evoke a sense of calm and contemplation amidst the chaos of everyday life. These spaces serve as sanctuaries for introspection and connection. They invite visitors to pause and reflect on the beauty of their surroundings.

“Architecture of Silence”

“’The Architecture of Silence‘ presents a common ground where home and peace merge into one entity that doesn’t feel entirely modest nor entirely stylized,” notes Geewel Fuster, Editor-In-Chief of BluPrint. “Mindful silence and understated architecture come to play with design, cohesiveness, utilitarianism, tranquility, and a humbling sense of serene, creating a fusion of home and genuine peace.”

“Architecture of Silence” is a visual symphony of form and function. It offeres insights into the intersection of culture, tradition, and innovation in Philippine architecture. Whether you are an architecture enthusiast, a design aficionado, or simply someone who appreciates the beauty of the built environment, this book is sure to leave a lasting impression.

BluPrint’s “Architecture of Silence” is available online via the SariSari Shopping website, Shopee, and Lazada. It is also available at the SariSari pop-up stores in Estancia Mall, Eastwood Mall, and Festival Mall and major National Bookstores.

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