c. 8th century BC – 21st century
Where: Chinese, Japanese, Hindu and Buddhist Temples — Influences: indigenous traditions and spiritual philosophies

Asian Architecture + Design

This vast array of Asia architecture here focuses on the China, Japan, the Southeast, and the area in and around India. At once ancient and modern, Asia continues to influence the world.

Asian America, United States

Structures become a component of Chinese and Japanese gardens—sources of inspiration to the West. Feelings of quiet contemplation are created where the natural, exterior world blends seamlessly with the interior spaces.