louis vuitton matsuya ginza facade renewal

the old ginza district was famous for its art-deco facades before the destructions in the war. the architect referrs to that history by melting art-deco elements with traditional edo-komon pattern which are highly abstract especially thanks to the high repetion of the motifs.

gps: 35.6726494, 139.7669067 / code: japtok0026

link to google maps

location: japan, tokyo

architect: jun aoki & associates 

completed: 2013

photo: 15/12/29

 

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