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Nakagin Capsule Tower by architect Kisho Kurokawa
“I have only been to Japan once, way back in 2001, it blew my mind! I have been wanting to go back since ever since and in particular to spend more time in Tokyo.
“A city that is catnip to someone like me, a graphic designer who loves architecture. In particular I would like to visit the Metabolist masterpiece: Nakagin Capsule Tower, by architect Kisho Kurokawa (1970—72)”