Types of Bamboo Plants

types of bamboo plants

Bamboo, a symbol of resilience and versatility, has captivated the hearts and imaginations of cultures around the world. This remarkable plant is not only an ecological powerhouse but also showcases a staggering diversity of species. In this article, we’ll embark on a journey exploring the varied types of bamboo, with a special focus on the […]

What is Architectural Site Analysis?

what is Architectural Site Analysis

Every successful architectural project starts not with the first sketch, but with a deep understanding of its site. The crucial step of architectural site analysis determines how well a structure will resonate with its surroundings. For instance, in areas like Bali, where nature and architecture blend seamlessly, the importance of this process is evident. But […]

The Art and Science of Bamboo Models

How to make bamboo models

In the age of 3D printing and digital renderings, traditional scale modeling might seem like a relic from the past. However, there’s something intrinsically valuable about creating a tangible representation of a concept, especially when it comes to architecture and design. Bamboo models serve this purpose brilliantly, offering both visual clarity and structural insight. This […]

What is Biomimicry Architecture?

biomimicry architecture

Pablo Luna Studio is renowned for its staunch commitment to marrying the principles of innovative and sustainable design. The studio champions the concept of biomimicry in architecture, a burgeoning philosophy deeply embedded in the fabric of sustainable development. With its roots firmly placed in the emulation of nature’s models, systems, and elements, biomimicry offers an […]

The Subak Irrigation System: A Sustainable Heritage in Bali

Subak irrigation system sustainable heritage bali

Bali, the picturesque Indonesian island known for its stunning landscapes and vibrant culture, is also home to a remarkable irrigation system called Subak. This ancient water management system has been practiced for centuries and has played a crucial role in sustaining Bali’s lush rice terraces, supporting its agrarian economy, and preserving its cultural heritage. In […]

Butterfly Villa

butterfly villa

Introducing Butterfly Villa, our new project inspired by the transformation of the butterfly. Like the metamorphosis of a butterfly, this project is designed to offer its inhabitants a safe and welcoming environment in which to grow and evolve. We took inspiration from the chrysalis to shape the curved canopy that serves as a protective shelter […]

Sphere Hideout

Nestled in the tranquil and serene Hideout bamboo house complex in Karangasem, Bali, Hideout Sphere is inspired by the seven spheres of the spiritual realms. In particular, the second sphere, where, in a setting as natural as the Earth, harmony, love and kindness help develop and elevate the higher qualities of the human soul. The […]

Yoga Shala Lombok

The Yoga Shala is a 2-floor structure designed to host a spa and a yoga space on the top. The building is minimal, with clean lines and a unifying language that ties it to the adjacent landscape. The first floor houses the spa, with wood walls to give privacy to the space. The yoga studio […]

Cliff House

The design of the Cliff House was inspired by the curves of the mountains and the petals of the frangipani flower. The modular concept and natural design allow the villa to truly integrate into nature. The villa has been designed to take advantage of natural elements, such as sunshine and rainfall, to provide a comfortable […]

Welcoming Space

The Welcoming is a unique structure that rises above the ground, providing stunning views of the surrounding land and nature. The space was designed to be built primarily with reclaimed wood, bamboo, and glass, and it features a large terrace for enjoying the jungle views. The wide, open design of the space makes it feel […]