The Golden Lands Book Launch Events, 2014

Hear The Golden Lands author, Vikram Lall, speak about the Architecture of the Buddhist World and the process of researching the sites covered in the book series.

All our book launch events listed below are free and open to the public. 

See photos from the completed events in London here and Kuala Lumpur & Hong Kong here.

JF Publishing would like to extend huge thanks to all the venues which have kindly agreed to host these book launches!

Check out the book launch events for The Golden Lands below - September October and November 2014
Check out the book launch events for The Golden Lands below – September October and November 2014
Vikram Lall, architect and author of The Golden Lands – click to see author biography. Meet Vikram at our book launch events starting 1st September in London.

Completed tour: London, September 2014

Vikram’s Golden Lands book signing and lecture events have been concluded, at the Victoria and Albert Museum Bookshop, the East India Club, the Buddhist Society, and at the Royal Institute of British Architects Bookshop. Please click here to view a gallery of photos from those events.

Vikram also lectured to an audience of over 100 architects at CIVA in Brussels in September, and the new insights into Buddhist Architecture were well received.

Completed tour: Malaysia and Hong Kong, October 2014

  • 10th and 11th October: talks hosted by PAM, the Malaysian Institute of Architects, in Kuala Lumpur and Penang. Please contact us for details if you wish to attend these.
  • 13th October: Bookazine in Hong Kong – time and location to be confirmed soon!
  • 6.30pm, 14th October: Lecture by Vikram Lall at the Asia Society Hong Kong Center, 9 Justice Drive, Admiralty, HK. Please download the event flyer here.

Click here for a gallery of photos from the October and November events.

November 2014

(November New York City events now being rescheduled – watch this space and follow us on Facebook.)

7pm, Friday 28th November 2014
and 9am, Monday 1st December 2014
Lectures at the Asian Civilizations Museum in Singapore

Asian Civilizations Museum, Singapore – Join us for a book launch here on November 28th, 2014 — image credit zhaffsky

Kindly hosted by the Asian Civilizations Museum, Vikram Lall will speak about the Architecture of Buddhism to museum Friends and historians.

28 November 2014, Friday, 7pm
Ngee Ann Auditorium, Asian Civilisations Museum

This is one of the talks in the annual “Friday with Friends” (FEL) lecture series co-organised by the Asian Civilisations Museum and Friends of the Museums (Singapore).

This lecture is free and seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis. No registration is required.

Please visit for details of the upcoming FEL talks.

The first ever art historical survey focusing comprehensively on the Architecture of the Buddhist World