The 25 Coolest Structures Made From Shipping Containers

23. Nakagin Capsule Tower

Location: Tokyo

Architect: Kisho Kurokawa

The Nakagin Capsule Tower, built in in 1972, was the first capsule architecture design; it was created with the intention of housing traveling businessmen that worked in central Tokyo. The tower has 140 capsules stacked at angles around a central core, and each container can be replaced or exchanged when necessary.

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