Tiles of Saigon by Giang Nguyen

Giang Nguyen Shows The Tiles of Saigon Book

Giang Nguyen, the author of the award winning work Book:Tiles of Saigon by Giang Nguyen explains, Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City) is a city with a unique yet neglected visual, art & design culture. Musing the city, one can come across old beautiful architectures dated back from French colonial era (late 19th – early 20th century). The exclusive aesthetics of these building – from the facade, to the details like the sign number, breeze blocks & floor tiles – have become the lost arts after the wars. Tiles of Saigon is publication that captures & celebrates the neglected beauty of colonial-era floor tiles found in old villas & buildings of Saigon, Vietnam..

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