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Architecture by Pritzker Prize Laureates

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Pritzker Architecture Prize is often referred to as the Nobel Prize of architecture and there are eight Japanese laureates which is the most by a single country.

We will first visit the cathedral designed by Kenzo Tange who was the most influential architects in the 20th century, combining traditional Japanese styles with modernism. We will then visit two areas that attract people with modern architectures. You will be fascinated to see the modern architectures in Tokyo.

09:00 AM

Meeting Point

At your hotel in Tokyo

09:00 AM

Hotel pick up

I will meet you in the lobby. We will visit three areas in Tokyo, Sekiguchi, Omotesando and Ginza using local transportation.

09:30 AM

Sekiguchi (Bunkyo Ward)

St. Mary’s Cathedral by Kenzo Tange (1986). Tange was one of the most significant and influential architects of the 20th century, combining traditional Japanese styles with modernism.

10:30 AM

Omotesando (Shibuya Ward)

Spiral by Fumihiko Maki (1985) considered a landmark of modern architecture in this area.

Dior Omotesando by Kazuyo Sejima & Ryue Nishizawa (2003).

Kering Omotesando by Toyo Ito (2005).

Omotesando Hills by Tadao Ando (2006).

Nezu Museum by Kengo Kuma (2000). Kuma is the designer of the National Stadium for 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympic games.

We will also visit some inspiring architecture by foreign architects such as Herzog & de Meuron (Switzerland) and MVRDV (the Netherlands).

12:00 PM

Ginza (Chuo Ward)

Nicholas G. Hayek Center by Shigeru Ban (2007). Ban is known for his innovative work with cardboard tubes used to house earthquake victims.

Mikimoto Ginza 2 by Toyo Ito (2000)

01:00 PM

Return to hotel

Ending Point

At your hotel in Tokyo

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Bring comfortable shoes and weather appropriate clothes. The tour runs rain or shine. We will move at your pace and take breaks as needed.

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