Metabolism, the city of the future: dreams and visions of reconstruction in postwar and present-day Japan

First presented as a manifesto in the 1960s in Japan, "Metabolism" is a theory of architecture contending that "buildings and cities should be designed and developed in the same continuous way that the material substance of a natural organism is produced." From the time of Japan&...

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Corporate Author: Mori Bijutsukan.
Other Authors: International Union of Architects. World Congress; Nihon Keizai Shinbunsha.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Tokyo : Mori Art Museum, 2011.
Edition: English-language ed.