fukoku seimei tower

the architects`strategy was to design a fassade, which creates a kaleidoscopic effect that is able to distract the viewer`s perception, distorting the real dimension of the building to create a fluid transition with the urban context. there is  rather big  public space around the tower which helps to integrate the building into the urban context.

gps: 34.70226, 135.50019 / code: japosa0004

link to google maps

location: japan, osaka

architect: dominique perrault

completed: 2010

photo: 17/01/12

 

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