The Leaning Towers of Retail

The Leaning Towers of Retail

Led by Shin Ohori of General Design and completed in 2009, the T2 Retail Shop in Shibuya, Tokyo gives shopping some character. Currently unoccupied, the two buildings take an asymmetrical stance on the plot, and the subtle lean forces a double-take against the squared windows and doors. A study in the potential excitement of the simplest forms.

[via Arch Daily]

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