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The Lhasa House Book Launch with THF

  • Here Now 132 Perry Street 2B New York United States (map)

Published by Serindia Publications, The Lhasa Houseis the long-awaited second volume after The Temples of Lhasa (Serindia 2005), and is a comprehensive survey of the vernacular architecture of Lhasa, based on the THF’s five-year conservation project in Tibet. The book offers the most detailed documentation of its kind yet published, and is an important contribution to our understanding of an architectural typology that is vanishing.


After André’s untimely passing in 2012, his colleague and co-founder of THF, Pimpim de Azevedo, worked tirelessly to prepare the manuscript for publication. She will be joined by another THF colleague, Yutaka Hirako, as special guests at the launch. They will give a presentation on the book and the work of THF, and a wine and cheese reception will follow. Books will also be available for purchase.

This event is free, but space is limited. Please register by sending an email with your name to

Earlier Event: January 29
Buddhist Shorts Film Festival