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An Undulating Facade of Metallic Louvers Defines This Tokyo Residence and Store

An Undulating Facade of Metallic Louvers Defines This Tokyo Residence and Store. By Amano Yoshihiro, head architect of Amano Design Office

Blossoming dubai - based on the form of a blossoming flower. The tower is equipped with two elevators running on spiral rails (spiral of the most simple geometry turning 135 degrees while ascending 138 meters). These lifts ascend from lower ground floor to the cafeteria level and the viewing platform above.

japan. Tokyo. Ginza. A folding geometric facade makes this building by japanese architecture firm Amano Design Office. Facing the back side of a the central street in Ginza. computer algorithms determined the irregular form, which reduced the need for air conditioning.