Dentsu Tower – Tokyo

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Dentsu Tower - Tokyo

Arriving from Ginza to the Shimbashi area, the appearance of the Dentsu Tower is a fresh relief when considering the other surrounding towers.

Dentsu Tower - Tokyo

Dentsu Tower - Tokyo

The merit goes to the glass cladding, that is subtly calibrated on the different sides of the building to blend it with the sky…

Dentsu Tower - Tokyo

Dentsu Tower - Tokyo

Dentsu Tower - Tokyo

Dentsu Tower - Tokyo

…and to the way the tower shape unpredictably changes while walking around it, from a bevelled slab to a razor angle, from a smooth curve to a very sharp one.

The lifts, open to the public to reach the restaurants and bars on the top floor, are located along the north facade of the tower and offer an amazing ascensional view on central Tokyo.

Designed by: Jean Nouvel
Year: 2002
Visited: July 2010
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