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Architecture In Malaysia

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Architecture In Malaysia

Architecture in Malaysia has been heavily influenced by the country's rich cultural heritage, including the influence of pre-colonial Malays, Chinese and Indian architecture. This has resulted in a diverse landscape that draws from a variety of styles, from traditional Malay designs to modern, cutting-edge aesthetics. The result is a unique fusion of cultures that is reflected in the country's architecture. Modern buildings often incorporate traditional materials, such as teakwood and bamboo, in their construction, alongside more contemporary materials such as steel and concrete. Additionally, many contemporary structures feature a mix of traditional and modern design elements, creating a truly unique feel.

Malaysian architecture, design, style, heritage, culture, fusion, traditional, modern.

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Architecture In Malaysia

Architecture in Malaysia is a unique mix of a diverse range of influences. It has been heavily influenced by neighboring cultures of Indonesia and India, as well as by its Malay, Chinese and European past. These influences manifest themselves in traditional Malaysian architecture, which is very diverse in its styles and elements used. Traditional Malaysian architecture can be seen in both rural and urban areas, and its influence can be seen in many aspects of modern Malaysian architecture. Many of the country's modern buildings incorporate traditional elements such as bright colors, intricate carvings and ornate roof designs, which are characteristic of traditional Malaysian architecture.

Malaysian architecture, Malay architecture, traditional architecture, contemporary architecture, sustainable architecture.

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CITATION : "Lauren Moore. 'Architecture In Malaysia.' Design+Encyclopedia. (Accessed on March 27, 2023)"

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