this complex accommodates the toshima city office, an apartment house and a vertically-organized garden. according to the descriptions of the architect, the design goal was to create somehing like a single huge tree. this is aim is reflected by the facade panels – the leaves of the building – which produce energy and provide space for plants.
gps: 35.72623, 139.71704 / code: japtok0085
location: japan, tokyo
architect: kuma kengo