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Kishō Kurokawa

selected and current works

by Kurokawa, KishoМ„

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Published by Images Pub. Group in Mulgrave, Vic .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan.
    • Subjects:
    • Kurokawa, Kishō, 1934- -- Themes, motives.,
    • Architecture, Postmodern -- Japan.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 250-252) and index.

      Statement[edited by Stephen Dobney].
      SeriesThe master architect series,, 10
      ContributionsDobney, Stephen.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA1559.K83 A4 1995a
      The Physical Object
      Pagination256 p. :
      Number of Pages256
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL568780M
      ISBN 101875498222
      LC Control Number96154299

      Kisho Kurokawa was born on April 8, in Kanie, Aichi, Japan. He died on Octo in Tokyo, Japan.


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Kisho Kurokawa made his debut into the world of architecture at as a cofounder of the Metabolism Movement. His major works include Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporar y Art, National Ethnological Museum, and Nagoya City Art Museum.

The Art Institute of Chicago honored him by designating its architecture gallery the Kisho Kurokawa.Kisho Kurokawa (黒川 紀章, Kurokawa Kishō) (lahir 8 April – meninggal 12 Oktober pada umur 73 tahun) adalah seorang arsitek Jepang utama dan salah satu pendiri Gerakan Metabolis.

Biografi. Lahir di Kanie, Aichi, Kurokawa belajar arsitektur di Universitas Kyoto, lulus dengan gelar sarjana pada Ia kemudian masuk Universitas Tokyo, di bawah bimbingan Kenzo Tange.Nakagin Capsule Tower () Made up of two towers, there are a total of rooms (or capsules) that are only about 10 square meters.

Equipped with a bathroom, they were designed as a "second home in the city" for Tokyo salaryman working long hours and too worn out to make the long commute home. The idea was that capsules could be added or taken out depending on the change in demand, though.