Kisho Kurokawa 1988-1995.
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Published by Japan Architect in Tokyo .
Written in English


  • Kurokawa, Kisho, -- 1934-,
  • Architecture, Modern -- 20th century -- Japan.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Text in Japanese and English.

SeriesJapan architect -- 1995-2
The Physical Object
Pagination244p. :
Number of Pages244
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17301689M

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The paradigm shift that I declared with “From the Age of the Machine to the Age of Life” in was actually interlinked with a parallel paradigm shift that was occurring at the same time in a variety of fields.   About Kisho Kurokawa. Kisho Kurokawa was a leading Japanese Architect whose work was influenced by both the east and west cultures. Philosopher, teacher, print-maker, speed-boat enthusiast, and translator of architectural books, notably those of Jane Jacobs and Charles Jencks, Kurokawa was an intellectual who got to build critical projects in Japan. The fully illustrated Kisho Kurokawa Retrospective catalogue, Kisho Kurokawa: From the Age of the Machine to the Age of Life, edited by Dennis Sharp, is available from the publishers at the Book Art and Architecture Bookshop, 12 Woburn Walk, London WC1H OJL, tel at £25 + £ p&p. Kisho Kurokawa: From Metabolism to Symbiosis Hisho Kurokawa. Hardcover. 5 offers from $ Next. What other items do customers buy after viewing this item? Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading Author: Kishō Kurokawa.

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