Archive for January, 2009

Ex Police Headquarter

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This is one of my favorite Art Deco building with colorful windows at the facade. Built by CPW Schoemaker in 1917 and was used as Police Headquarter. Streamlines and simple, yet make one of the most important architecture achievement during art deco era in Bandung city. The building is vacant and the local municipal has still no idea what to do with this jewel.

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Javasche Bank

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One of the beautiful collonial architecture by Thomas Karsteen. Constructed for Bank of Java in 1931 and now is Bank of Indonesia Building. Location : Jalan Braga Bandung. Continue reading ‘Javasche Bank’

For Angels : St. Angela

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Founded by Dutch Ursuline Nuns (Agustine Philipsen) in 1905 as Catholic school only for female students. The name of St. Angela was formally introduced in 1923 and now the school still exist on jalan Merdeka 24 Bandung.

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Elita Bioscoop from above

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This is the view taken from Great Mosque of Bandung. Similar post here for front facade view.

Centre Point

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CPW Schoemaker designed this store in 1925, located on Jalan Braga Bandung.

Formerly Dutch Insurance Company : Jiwasraya (2)

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Similar post here.

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Pendopo from above

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One of the oldest architecture heritage in Bandung is Pendopo which located in Jalan Dalem Kaum. Build by Wiranatakusumah II during the first development of the city in eearly 19 century. It is now the official home of Bandung’s Major. Picture taken from the minaret of Great Mosque.


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