25 Feb 2013

a small axis

As usual in Tokyo everything exists at many different scales. In the rain in the backstreets of a suburb slightly famous for various reasons a chapel or church like building make it own small but grand axis.

metal screen

at night, with light.

24 Feb 2013


ban, shigeru. the performative aspects of transformation in a building. the parking entrance

23 Feb 2013


A playful collection of objects, patterns, materials and shapes. With meaning.

urban sports

 A cage for practicing golf.

and of the roof something else

22 Feb 2013

inspirational modernism

Concrete. Setagaya-ku. ward office. another favorite.

a walk between two islands

 a simple discussion of empty public space and architectural renderings in Stockholm makes me wonder about how this was rendered, what activities were playing out here, what scenarios were happening to make wide promenade seems not only a good idea but necessary. perhaps a world exhibition that never was. it is rainy day. it is a little bit cold.


a development, population density projected onto the area surrounding a railway station on the other side of the tamagawa and the greens/flooding areas surrounding it. this is one end of tokyo.

a street at night

later, I used run here


Interesting reading. Wish I had read earlier.
How to Make a Japanese House

wall, green

ban, shigeru. house of a dentist

a window

a shinohara window. bad white balance on camera.

from the past

 Street photos. I have collected quite many photos in Tokyo. I will be posting them kind of randomly from now on.