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The Naoshima Contemporary Art Museum and Annex – Naoshima Island, Japan

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Building: The Naoshima Contemporary Art Museum and Annex
Location: Naoshima Island, Japan
Completion: 1995
Architect: Tadao Ando

AE Interests: elliptical inner courtyard, the main building’s plan consists of three overlapping cubes and a circle and the rectangular guest wing is attached at an angle to it.
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Edited 4/2015 EA

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Written by Sarah Johnson

August 28, 2009 at 1:46 pm

Posted in Built

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