living in bahia

Living in Bahia is another gorgeous book that will be published by Taschen in July. Bahia is one of the most interesting states in Brazil, notable for its cultural history, music, art, cuisine, and most famously, its laid-back lifestyle and architecture that have turned Bahia into a favorite destination for travellers from around the world.

The makers of this book have searched high and low for Bahia’s loveliest homes and spots, from typical fisherman’s huts to sophisticated modern homes. Highlights include the house of Brazilian’s most brilliant and prodigious singer and composer Caetano Veloso in Salvador, a tree house by sculptor and environmentalist Frans Krajcberg an experimental house with a bamboo roof, and a house perched on a cliff built by artist João Calazans. Available from July from the Taschen website.

4 Responses to living in bahia

  1. Taschen makes such beautiful books…this one looks like something I’ll fall in love with instantly.

  2. Hi, everyday I visit your blog and today I’ve got a wonderful surprise! I’m brazilian and a just loved this post. In Brazil, we´ve got a lot of good architect and beautiful places to go! Thanks for the post!

  3. This would be a great book to add to my collection!

  4. I love you post things about southamerica!!!!

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