ASIA-JAPAN/Tokyo-2

WORLD FAMOUS BUILDINGS

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From 'Australia & NZ Encyclopedia' 1975, 'The Guinness Book of Records 1988','Morning Calm'from KAL Nov.2000,

 

Tokyo Bay
 
 
 Tokyo



 
A view of the city from Tokyo Bay. Photo by Eunhwa Eom on 2001.

  

Palace Central Square
 
  
Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo




 
A Front part of imperial palace. Photo by Byunguh Yu(#1/13 September 1995), Byunggu Yu(32-4/1996).

 

Police Box
 
 
 Hibiya Park, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo

 


 Photo by Byunggu Yu on 1996.

 

Public Toilet
 
 
 Hibiya Park, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo

 


 Photo by Byunggu Yu on 1996.

 

Taishou Life Insurance Building
 
 
 Uchisaiwai-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo

 


 Photo by Byunggu Yu on 1996.

 

Bar Association Hall
 
 
 Kasumigaseki 1, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo

 


 Built on 1995, height 85m and 17th floors. Photo by Byunggu Yu on 1996.

 

Asahi Mutual Life Insurance Building
 
 
 Uchisaiwai-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo

 


 Photo by Byunggu Yu on 1996.

 

Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department HQ's
 
 
 Uchisaiwai-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo

 

 Photo by Byunggu Yu on 1996.

 

Daiwa Securities Hibiya Building
 
 
 Uchisaiwai-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo

 

 Photo by Byunggu Yu on 1996.

 

Shinsei Bank Headquarters
 
 
 2 Uchisaiwai-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo



 Architect by Nikken Sekkei Limited on 1993. Height 126m & 21st floors. Former Long-Term Credit Bank Of Japan. Photo by Byunggu Yu on 1996.

 

Nippon Press Center
 
 
 2 Uchisaiwai-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo

 

 Photo by Byunggu Yu on 1996.

 

Modern Building
 
 
 Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo

 

 Photo by Byunggu Yu on 1996.

 

General View
 
 
 Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo

 

 Photo by Byunggu Yu on 1996.

 

Street Scene
 
 
 Uchisaiwai-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo

 

 Photo by Byunggu Yu on 1996.

 

Hibiya Station Enterance
 
 
 front Hibiya Park, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo

 

 Mita Line subway. Photo by Byunggu Yu on 1996.

 

Sanei Dream Center
  
 Ginza, Tokyo

 

 
Symbol of Japan. Architect by Nikken Sekei on 1963. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 28 February 1991.

 

Ginza Street Scene
   
Ginza, Tokyo

 

 
Photo by Byunguh Yu on 28 February 1991.

 

Yasuda Auditorium
  
 University of Tokyo, Hongo Campus, Tokyo

 


 Main Auditorium. Photo by Byunggu Yu on 1996.

 

Memorial Hall of Imperial
  
 University of Tokyo, Hongo Campus, Tokyo

 


 Photo by Byunggu Yu on 1996.

 

Police Box of Ueno Park
   
1-8 Ueno-Koen, Taito-ku, Tokyo

  


 Photo by Byunggu Yu on 1996.

 

Ueno Park Outskirts Building
   
Taito-ku, Tokyo

 

  

 Photo by Byunggu Yu on 1996.

 

Nakajin Capsule Tower
   
Ginza, Tokyo



 Architect by Kisho Kurokawa on 1970-72, Building Area: 429.51m², Total Floor Area: 3,091m², Steel & Reinforced Concrete, 1 basement +11 & 13 floors. The Nakagin Capsule Tower is the world's first capsule architecture built for actual use. Establishment of the capsule as room and insertion of the capsule into a mega-structure, expresses its contemporaneousness with other works of liberated architecture from the later 1960's, in particular Archigram Group, Paul Memon & Yona Friedman. Photo by Byunggu Yu on 1996.

 

Life Tower/Super Dry Hall
    30 Azumabashi, Sumida-ku, Tokyo


 

 Architect by Philippe Starck on 1989. Asahi Azumabashi Hall.

 

Tokyo Institute of Drawing
  
 Tokyo



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 28 February 1991.

 

Shizuoka Press & Broadcasting Offices
  
 3 Ginza 8-chome, Chuo-ku, Tokyo

 

 Architect by Kenzo Tange & URTEC on 1967. Building area 162 & total area 1,493. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 18 June 1989.

 

Library, Baekhap Woman University
  
 Tokyo



Photo by Byunguh Yu on 28 February 1991.

 

Catholic Church, Baekhap Woman University
  
 Tokyo



 Built on 1991. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 28 February 1991.

 

Tama Newtown
  
 Hachioji, Tokyo

 

 Built on 1988. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 28 February 1991.

 

Tama Campus, Chuo University
  
 Hachioji, Tokyo


Photo by Byunguh Yu on 28 February 1991.

 

Student Village
  
 Hachioji, Tokyo



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 28 February 1991.

 

Gallery,Tokyo College of Art
  
 Tokyo

 

 Photo by Byungho Yu on 2004.