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Capsule Housing

Published on August 22, 2008

Kisho Kurokawa designed the Nakagin Capsule Tower in 1970 and completed its construction in 1972. It was the first structure to use prefabricated, self-contained units (capsules) that can be added or removed from a superstructure. Located in Tokyo’s Ginza district.

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