Nursing Association of Japan, Kisho Kurokawa. After being one of the founders of the Metabolist Movement in the 60's Kurokawa's ideas evolved to the so called "Symbiosis", suggesting in this case an integration of the building with its surroundings. To this regard, Kurokawa functionally includes a number of shops in the first floors, integrating the building to the surrounding commercial area of Omotesando. A portico allows the street to be integrated to the interior of the building, where…
Beautiful aerial pictures show Liverpool from the air - part one
The waterfront with Liverpool Marina and Brunswick Dock in the foreground.
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The idea is to form a glass building of lenticular shape, following the contour of the railway line, acoustically protected by a hard shell composed of the meeting rooms of the complex. Towards the urban grid, four square blocks, whose size is increasing as they are sequentially arranged from north to south. Among these blocks and glass living room there is a pleasant and elongated square that offers a respite from the overwhelming hustle and bustle of the Japanese megalopolis. Both sides of…
workers constructing the very top of the Shard, London Bridge~a good head for heights required.