Isobe works herald rebirth for museum

Aug 1, 2013

Isobe works herald rebirth for museum

by Edan Corkill

‘Scrap and build” used to be the mantra of Japanese developers when approaching out-of-date structures. The theory was that Japanese people preferred their buildings to be in a more-or-less constant state of “newness” — a la Ise Shrine, which is rebuilt every two decades. ...