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Wak Hai Cheng Bio


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《粵海清廟:建築與歷史的對話》透過潮州傳統建築九大工種,即瓦作、木作、圬作、磚作、石作、灰塑彩繪、泥塑、嵌瓷與漆飾的闡述,介紹粵海清廟 2010年至2014年間進行修復時的工作程序,以及其建築風格、材料與技術。

Wak Hai Cheng Bio: A Dialogue between Architecture and History documents the full-scale restoration of Singapore’s oldest Teochew temple as well as national monument - Wak Hai Cheng Bio (also known as Yueh Hai Ching Temple), carried out between 2010 to 2014. This firsthand account of the restoration offers a view of the temple’s history through close examination of its physical fabric. It is further illustrated with a discourse on nine architectural trades, materials and/or crafts: tile, timber, plaster, brick, stone, relief fresco, clay ornament, ceramic ornament and paint.

ISBN: 9789811432187
Format: Paperback
Pages: 320
Published: 2020