ASIA-JAPAN/Hyogo

WORLD FAMOUS BUILDINGS

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From The world atlas of Architecture' John Julius Norwich/Portland House,1988, 20th Century Architecture PART I,2/1991.

 

Fish Dance Restaurant
 
  Kobe, Hyogo

 


 
Architect by Frank O.Gehry in 1986-Exterio and logo. Height of Fish 21.3m. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 2 February 1990.

 

Coffee Museum/Takenaka Komoten
 
  Kobe, Hyogo

 


 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 2 February 1990.

 

Beach Park
 
  Kobe, Hyogo

 


 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 2 February 1990.

 

Himeji Castle
  
 Himeji, Hyogo




 
A masterpiece of military architecture, the castle of Himeji is also the largest and the best preserved in Japan. Begun in 1346, it has been altered during the course of the centuries, partly by the time and partly by occupants.

 

Hyogo Prefectural Children's House
  
 Himeji, Hyogo

 

 
Architect by Ando Tadao.

 

City Museum of Literature
   
Himeji, Hyogo

 

 
Architect by Ando Tadao.