A look at the diversity of Asia through a collection of photographs of doors from all across the continent. Stately homes and abandoned palaces, nomadic yurts and ancient temples, doors hide and at the same time hint at what’s hidden behind. Multiple contributors.
ASIA UNIQUE: DOORS
Doors illustrates the many styles in which people across Asia design and decorate passageways to their homes and buildings. A Chinese proverb says, “”Teachers open the door. You enter by yourself.”” Doors are symbols of passage and guardians of unknown treasures. Their character offers a hint of what lies behind. The variety of doors across Asia is without equal: serene temples, magnificent forts, golden palaces, urban housing, and nomadic tents. Doors highlights the diversity of entrances across Asia captured in 132 stunning color photographs, and enriched by inspirational Asian quotes and proverbs related to doors.