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Japanese architects often rely on unique approaches that blend solid mathematical logic that regulates architecture and undefinable ambiguities that reside in nature. You will find unique collisions of seemingly opposing concepts from which unexpected harmony and beauty emerges.

Six Tadao Ando buildings on one street? Finding “Ando Street” in the Tokyo suburbs

Six Tadao Ando Buildings on One Street? Finding “Ando Street” in the Tokyo Suburbs “Ando Street” is a 432-meter strip ...
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Can buildings metabolize? The Nakagin Capsule Tower by Kisyo Kurokawa

Can buildings metabolize? The Nakagin Capsule Tower designed by Kisho Kurokawa Japanese architect Kisho Kurokawa designed the Nakagin Capsule Tower ...
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21_21 DESIGN SIGHT designed by Tadao Ando

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The Tokyo Art Museum designed by Tadao Ando

The Tokyo Art Museum designed by Tadao Ando The Tokyo Art Museum is located at the south end of the ...
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St. Mary’s Cathedral, Tokyo designed by Kenzo Tange

St. Mary's Cathedral, Tokyo designed by Kenzo Tange Christianity was first introduced to Japan by a Navarrese Catholic missionary in ...
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The Asakusa Cultural and Tourism Center designed by Kengo Kuma

The Asakusa Cultural and Tourism Center designed by Kengo Kuma Kengo Kuma is probably one of the few contemporary Japanese ...
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The Sumida Hokusai Museum designed by Kazuyo Sejima

The Sumida Hokusai Museum designed by Kazuyo Sejima Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849), one of the most widely known/acclaimed ukiyo-e painters in ...
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The Tokyo Toilet: Tadao Ando @ Jingudori Koen Park

The Tokyo Toilet: Tadao Ando @ Jingudori Koen Park A public restroom in a park is a facility accessible literally ...
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The Tokyo Toilet: 16 architects and designers re-imagine public restrooms

The Tokyo Toilet: public restrooms according to 16 Japanese architects & designers  Japanese are obsessed with bathrooms (do you remember ...
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The Tokyo Toilet: Masamichi Katayama @ Ebisu Park

The Tokyo Toilet: Wonderwall / Masamichi Katayama @ Ebisu Park Masamichi Katayama, an interior designer, tackled The Tokyo Toilet project ...
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The Tokyo Toilet: Fumihiko Maki @ Ebish Higashi Park

The Tokyo Toilet: Fumihiko Maki @ Ebisu Higash Park The Pritzker award laureate Fumihiko Maki (1928~) is one of the ...
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The Tokyo Toilet: Shigeru Ban @ Haruno Ogawa Park

The Tokyo Toilet: Shigeru Ban @ Haruno Ogawa Park ...
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The Tokyo Toilet: Shigeru Ban @ Yoyogi Fukamachi Mini Park

The Tokyo Toilet: Shigeru Ban @ Yoyogi Fukamachi Mini Park It's not very exciting to use public restrooms, especially when ...
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Tokyo Toilet Project: Nao Tamura

Tokyo Toilet Project: Nao Tamura @ Higashi 3-chome Nao Tamura is a product designer based in New York, where diverse ...
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Sou Fujimoto: House NA (2)

House NA designed by Sou Fujimoto Sou Fujimoto designed House NA. Sou Fujimoto designed House NA. Sou Fujimoto designed House ...
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Toyo Ito Interview in Omishima: Architecture then, now and next 2-2

Toyo Ito interview at Omishima Island: Architecture then, now and next (2-2) Part II: The 3/11 and the Limits of ...
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Toyo Ito Interview in Omishima: Architecture then, now and next 1 (2)

Toyo Ito interview at Omishima: Architecture then, now and next (1-2) Part I: "Ethics" of Asian architecture So humans need ...
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Kengo Kuma: Nagaoka City Hall Aore

Nagaoka City Hall designed by Kengo Kuma ...
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Cool Door designs

The Many Faces of Doors - cool door designs ...
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遊動の家 (Yudo no ie) by Makoto Tanijiri

Yudo no ie designed by Makoto Tanijiri ...
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Rental Space Tower by Sou Fujimoto: Photo gallery

The Rental Space Tower by Sou Fujimoto: photo gallery ...
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Kengo Kuma: Oribe no Chashitsu

Kengo Kuma: Oribe no Chashitsu ...
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Kengo Kuma: Great Bamboo Wall

The Great Bamboo Wall by Kengo Kuma  ...
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Kengo Kuma: Beijing Qianmen

Kengo Kuma: Beijing Qianmen ...
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