Blast From the Past
Story by Anton Adianto | Photo by Bagus Tri Laksono
A treasured bygone era can be resurrected through felicitous designing and a deft choice of classical antiques, appropriated for the present with just enough modern touches. The statement rings true for a particularly fascinating colonial-style house in the city of Malang. The residence has undergone some renovation works but still maintains the essence of its prevailing theme. With its various Chinese Peranakan details and thematic design, the house whisks occupants to another moment in time.
This article was published in the Indonesia Design magazine (Collection Edition – House Styles) in 2016.