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Ribbon Chapel by Hiroshi Nakamura

By : Dennis Franklin | 30 Jan 2015 8:57 pm | Other

The Ribbon Chapel located on the site of a luxury resort in Hiroshima, Japan was designed by the architect Hiroshi Nakamura as a wedding chapel with a double spiral shape that is defined by two stairways leading to the top for a great view of the sea from the observation platform. The project was created in 2013 and the exterior geometry is a way of referencing the celebration of marriage through the spiraling stairways that begin at two different locations…

New Green-Roofed Tokyo Plaza by Hiroshi Nakamura and NAP Architects

By : Dennis Franklin | 16 May 2013 12:58 pm | Urban

Designed by Hiroshi Nakamura & NAP Co. Ltd. this roof garden is located on the top of the Plaza Omotesando at Harajuku, Tokyo, Japan and it is a public space designed for the shoppers who wish to relax. The terrace features a lot of trees, tables and steps where the visitors can take a break or enjoy a meal and the escalator entrance to it is designed as a kaleidoscope made from tilted mirrors that is meant to dazzle the…

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