Our first religious commission, La Estancia Chapel, was a wedding chapel conceived to celebrate the first day of a couple’s new life. Our second religious commission had a diametrically opposite purpose: to mourn the passing of loved ones.
A significant period in early Japanese history, the Jomon Period was around the Century BC. In this period, people lived a hunter gatherer life in the northeast of Japan, and late Jomon ruins have been excavated in Miyahata, Fukushima Prefecture.
Strips of lacquered fiberboard meet a mirrored ceiling in the lobby of a Frankfurt tower renovated by the Ippolito Fleitz Group for Phoenix Real Estate Development and its tenants. Photography by Zooey Braun.