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SUB-SERIES Identifier: DES, 2011, 0012, 014379275, A000, A037

Imabari Civic Center -- 今治市庁舎・公会堂, 1958 - 1959

Dates

  • 1958 - 1959

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Extent

2 folders

General note

The first phase of a government center complex in Tange’s hometown, comprised of a three story government building (20 meter x 76 meter footprint), an auditorium (27 meter x 53 meter footprint), and a civic plaza. Both buildings are folded plate structures in reinforced concrete, which provide a façade system characterized by its depth and resulting strong shadows. Built.

Geographic location

Japan: Ehime (prefecture): Imabari (city) 日本:愛媛県:今治市

Subject (AAT Terms)

auditoriums
government office buildings

Repository Details

Part of the Frances Loeb Library Repository

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