Tokyu Plaza Ginza - Courtesy of Nikken Sekkei - Photography : Koji Fujii / Nacasa & Partners Inc.

Tokyu Plaza Ginza | Nikken Sekkei

Tokyu Plaza Ginza Located in Ginza, which is the most renowned commercial district in Japan, and also facing a major junction Sukiyabashi Crossing, Tokyu Plaza Ginza is a large commercial building with a floor...
Courtesy of Vo Trong Nghia Architects - Photography: Yoshifumi Moriya

Bamboo Forest | Vo Trong Nghia Architects

This Bamboo Forest pavilion is constructed for the 30th anniversary exhibition “The Asian Everyday: Possibilities in the Shifting World” at TOTO GALLERY MA, one of the Japanese most influential galleries for ar...
Courtesy of Laguardalow Architects - Photography: laguardalow architects

Tama Plaza Station | LaguardaLow Architects

Tama Plaza Station is a transit-oriented development centrally located in the commercial heart of Tama, Japan, municipality in southwestern Tokyo seeking to regain its competitive commercial edge over neighbori...
Courtesy of HMAA

Apartment in Minami-Azabu | HMAA

Apartment in Minami-Azabu Project Description from the Architect: The site, an elongated square to the east and west, the frontage 7m, depth 20m, is located in the middle of a gentle plateau. Though the site f...
Courtesy of SANAA

Cloud Boxes | SANAA

Cloud Boxes SANAA In 2010, Taichung County merged with the original provincial Taichung City in order to form a special municipality named after the second one. The merge of these two governments resulted in "...
Courtesy of Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates

Next Tokyo 2045 | KPF

Next Tokyo 2045 Kohn Pedersen Fox - KPF- an internationally renowned architecture firm, with offices in NY, London, Shanghai, Hong Kong Seoul, and Abu Dhaby, has conceived a new futuristic development for the ...
Courtesy of Ron Arad

D House | Ron Arad

D House The D House is located in the central area of Tokyo, Japan, and it took two years to be built (2014-2016). Designed by Ron Arad, a London based studio, in collaboration with the local ISSHO architects,...
St. Mary Cathedral, Tokyo / Architect: Kenzo Tange / Photography: Takeshi Matsukawa

‘Form Follows Anything’

As absurd as the title may sound, it was the name of the symposium Peter Zumthor attended more than two decades ago, which has kept influencing his perception of architecture till today. In this article, I atte...