The Spiritual Pagoda by Ikimono Architects

Full Article and more pix at Spoon & Tamago Blog

The spiritual pagoda is both towering yet delicate. Inspired by the tragic events of March 11th, the architects felt the need to depict a clearer vision of the future. What they saw were not the bright lights of the city nor the robust feats of engineering that has symbolized the development of mankind. Instead, what they saw was something unchanged yet eternally present: the seasons and time and weather that is produced by the mountainous breathing of our planet.

full article: http://www.spoon-tamago.com/2011/09/27/nakanojo-biennale-2011-pagoda-by-ikimono-architects/

by Arden + Pip G.

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