Thursday, 31 January 2013

Nakagin Capsule Tower, Tokyo

Nakagin Capsule Tower

Do you know the Japan Bachelor of office workers living in pods story?

This architect Kisho Kurokawa 140 cube behind the idea, to be completed in 1972. It opened the curtain capsule architectural movement and comfort space, 8 × 12 × 7 feet is designed to be at least in its minimum life, with a bed, the wall electrical appliances, small bathroom, and a small round window . Although the building has fallen into disrepair, as of late, but it is still representative said, the New York Times, as a powerful reminder not to take the path, different values ​​shape the world of possibilities. "