Japanese Architecture Tour: Japan Buildings Guide

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Japanese Architecture Tour

Architecture Walking Guide in Japan, Far East Asia – Exclusive Architects Walks tailor made for Groups

Japan Architecture Tour

Japan Architecture Tour: Exclusive Guided Walks

Our Japanese guided tours are all tailored to suit each booking, we do not allow for bookings to be joined. Our guided tours in Japan are all exclusive to each client.

Should you be planning an office trip, a conference, or university trip in the Far East please contact us and we would be happy to take your booking.

These architectural walks are available currently.

Japan – Introduction

The information below relates to the UIA event but please contact us for information on architecture walks in Tokoy or other Japanese cities – isabelle(at)e-architect.co.uk.

The UIA 2011 TOKYO Japan Architecture Tour will coincide with and then immediately follow the 24th World Congress of Architecture to be held in Tokyo from 25th September to 1 October. The Tour will conclude in Kyoto on Saturday 8 October, visiting Tokyo, Kyoto and the three remaining Frank Lloyd Wright buildings in Japan. Guest speakers at the UIA Congress include Tadao Ando, Kengo Kuma, SANAA and Fumihiko Maki.

Aoyama Technical College Building by makoto architect ; Christian Dior Omotesando Building by SANAA ; Horyuji Building by Yoshi Taniguchi ; National Art Center Tokyo by Kisho Kurokawa architect & associates + Nihon Sekkei, Inc:
Aoyama Technical College Building Christian Dior Omotesando Building Horyuji Building National Art Center Tokyo

As well as attending the UIA2011TOKYO 24th World Congress of Architecture, this tour will provide an excellent snapshot of the remarkable architecture of amazing Tokyo and historic Kyoto. Choose between the full 14 day UIA tour or the 9 day post-UIA tour.

Mikimoto Building Tokyo by Toyo Ito X 2 ; Prada Tokyo Store by Herzog & de Meuron ; TOD’S Omotesando Building also by Toyo Ito:
Mikimoto Building Mikimoto Building Tokyo Prada Tokyo Store TOD'S Omotesando Building

Japan is a country of great contrast with architecture that is an eclectic mix of ancient and modern, east and west. Tokyo is a dynamic metropolis where you will find some of the worlds most unique and fascinating architecture. Kyoto is a city steeped in tradition with an abundance of ancient temples, shrines and gardens scattered throughout a bustling modern city.

Building in Tokyo ; Prada Tokyo Store by Herzog & de Meuron
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The tour is conducted and guided by Architect, Travel Agent & Japan expert, Robert Day.

For information or to register your expression of interest, visit Japan Architecture Tours

Tokyo International Forum by Rafael Vinoly:
Tokyo International Forum

All Tokyo Architecture photos © Robert Day


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Japanese Architecture

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Japanese Building – Latest Design

Montblanc house
studio velocity, architects
Montblanc house
photograph from architect

Montblanc house

The Number House, Osaka
Mitsutomo Matsunami Architect & Associates
Hozumidai home
picture from architect

The Number House

Chichu Art Museum, Naoshima, Kagawa
Architect: Tadao Ando
Chichu Art Museum
photograph : FUJITSUKA Mitsumasa
Chichu Art Museum

Japanese architect : Fumihiko Maki

Japanese architect : Tadao Ando

Japanese Architects

Japanese Building – full list of projects

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