This early Ando project describes a path away from brutalism toward a smooth, minimalist treatment of exposed concrete, something that was to become especially noticeable in architecture as of the 1990s that left the concrete visible. Compared to béton brut the surface here seems dematerialized.
|Fudo Myo-o Statue||2019||6.4km||site_ao|
|A Giant, Abandoned Glass Dome in Osaka Bay||2017||8.7km||site_ao|
|This Highway in Japan Passes Through Three Floors of an Office Building||2018||9.7km||site_ao|
|A Medieval Chapel Sticking Out of the Facade of a Japanese Hotel||2017||9.9km||site_ao|
|National Bunraku Theater||1979||6.5km||site_brutalism|
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