Iwan Baan

Every architect craves for Iwan Baan!

A University dropout. Nomadic. Does not have an assistant. Lives off one suitcase.  Meet one of the world’s greatest architectural photographers. Meet Iwan Baan. Tower of David. One of the most e...
Courtesy of Toyo Ito and Associates - Photography : Kai Nakamura

Minna No Mori | Toyo Ito

Minna No Mori Daylighting has always been one of the most significant aspects in the design of a library. Architects have consistently worked towards maximizing its usage, thereby minimizing dependence on arti...
Photographer Iwan Baan

Za Koenji Public Theatre | Toyo Ito & Associates

Za Koenji Public Theatre Toyo Ito & Associates Black box meets tent-made-rigid. The facade and volume of the Za Koenji Public Theatre, located in Suginami, Tokyo, Japan, are unabashedly singular and du...
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Japanese architect Toyo Ito wins Pritzker Prize 2013

The 71-year-old Japanese architect Toyo Ito, has won the 2013 Pritzker Architecture Prize, the prize’s jury announced Sunday. Ito, the sixth Japanese architect to receive the prize, joins a long list of masters...
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Taichung Metropolitan Opera | Toyo Ito

You might have an aneurysm trying to determine its topological value, but it's all one surface. One surface creates the whole shabang. And this shabang has much more value to it than mere looks. The intellectua...