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Tokyo Architecture City Guide: 30 Iconic Buildings to Visit in Japan's Capital City

One of the world's leading metropolises, Tokyo is home to extraordinary architecture that fascinates through its blend of traditional values and high-tech expression. The 1923 earthquake and the bombardments of World War II dramatically influenced the image of the city and its architecture, giving rise to modern urban environments with complex infrastructure.

The Japanese capital constitutes the most populated metropolitan area in the world, housing 33 million inhabitants. Divided into 23 wards and numerous neighbourhoods, the city features a diverse blend of atmospheres and urban fabrics that support an amalgamation of architectural typologies.

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The Ariake Gymnastics Centre / Nikken Sekkei + Shimizu Corporation

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MST Hotel / Be-Fun Design

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Kōtō, Japan

Plant Prefab and Koto Design Unveil Two Net-Zero Prefabricated Houses

Dedicated to sustainability, Plant Prefab has partnered up with Koto Design to create 2 new Net-Zero LivingHomes. The prefabricated modular homes inspired by Scandinavian architecture, embrace biophilic and sustainable living.

House Vision / Jun Igarashi Architects

House Vision / Jun Igarashi Architects - Houses, Bathtub, Table
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Koto, Japan

FUKOSHA Apartment Building / SUEP

FUKOSHA Apartment Building / SUEP - Apartments, FacadeFUKOSHA Apartment Building / SUEP - Apartments, Beam, Handrail, Balcony, ChairFUKOSHA Apartment Building / SUEP - Apartments, FacadeFUKOSHA Apartment Building / SUEP - Apartments, Stairs, Handrail, Door, Facade+ 19

  • Architects: SUEP
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area :  577
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year :  2017
  • Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project
    Manufacturers :  Sanwa, Lixil Corporation, Toto

Slide House / APOLLO Architects & Associates

Slide House / APOLLO Architects & Associates - Houses, Kitchen, Beam, Facade, Sink, Countertop, TableSlide House / APOLLO Architects & Associates - Houses, Stairs, Facade, Beam, Handrail, BalconySlide House / APOLLO Architects & Associates - Houses, Kitchen, Stairs, Beam, Facade, Handrail, Sink, CountertopSlide House / APOLLO Architects & Associates - Houses, Facade+ 14

Koto, Japan

Mokuzaikaikan / Nikken Sekkei

Mokuzaikaikan / Nikken Sekkei - Office Buildings, Facade, ColumnMokuzaikaikan / Nikken Sekkei - Office Buildings, FacadeMokuzaikaikan / Nikken Sekkei - Office Buildings, ColumnMokuzaikaikan / Nikken Sekkei - Office Buildings, Facade, Beam, Door, Column+ 39