Rising in 1960s, minimalism profoundly reflects the modern artists' thinking about energy exhaustion, environment pollution and a series of social problems, and also their insight into art forms and design nature. Minimalism represents not only a natural and relaxed lifestyle, an elegant taste, but a belief and ideal that abandons intricacy, artificiality and extravagance. After over 50 years, population, resources and environment problems have become increasingly severe nowadays, coming with great material wealth are the anxiety and barrenness in people's hearts. However, the bright, abstract and rational artistic language featured in minimalism creates a pure and placid environment in such a complicated and noisy modern world, just as a bunch of clear light that emblazes our bewildered hearts and cleanses our soul, meanwhile, minimalism steps into a new round of prosperity. Based on the faith and pursuit of pure, simple and ecological philosophy, the editorial board collaborate with some senior design experts to select over 50 latest interior and architectural works in minimalist style all over the world. Focusing on showcasing the design of residences, the book also embodies a series of excellent minimalist works on restaurant, hotel, office, exhibition, retail and other diversified spaces. The combination between high-quality images and brief introduction provides a short way for general readers to understand these designs. Meantime, the detailed information associated with plans/drawings of each work also make the book become the precious reference for professional readers to touch the essence of minimalism.