Taira Nishizawa: Thoughts about Russia, Japan and Аrchitecture

  • Anastasia Dyuryagina MArchI
  • Valentina Schwartzman News Agency Sputnik


The authors of the article compare the information collected about contemporary Japanese architecture. They present the biography and ideas of Japanese architect Taira Nishizawa concerning the future of architecture, as well as his projects and their characteristics.


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How to Cite
DYURYAGINA, Anastasia; SCHWARTZMAN, Valentina. Taira Nishizawa. project baikal, Russian Federation, n. 58, p. 126-133, dec. 2018. ISSN 2309-3072. Available at: <http://projectbaikal.com/index.php/pb/article/view/1417>. Date accessed: 20 mar. 2019.