Lunuganga is considered today, as being one of the great private gardens of the Twentieth century.
It is now administered by the Lunuganga Trust and can be visited by prior appointment.
Lunuganga, is the enchanting creation of the Sri Lankan architect Geoffrey Bawa.
He transformed an abandoned rubber estate in Southwest Sri Lanka, and created a series of carefully orchestrated, mystical gardens - a place of varying moods and sensations.
This book contains a series of stunning black and white photographs, taken by two of Bawa's closest friends - Christoph Bon and Dominic Sansoni.
The text in the book is by Geoffrey Bawa himself, offering an exciting insight into this charismatic architect's innovative way of thinking.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 220 pages, photographs
- Publisher: Times Editions
- Publication Date: 15/01/2007
- Category: Landscape art & architecture
- ISBN: 9789812618443