Tadao Ando: Garden of Fine Arts, Kyoto

Just adjacent but way smaller in size to the popular Kyoto Botanical Garden, Tadao Ando’s Garden of Fine Arts is a unique take of how a garden should be but still infused with the traditional Japanese sensibilities. Built in 1994 it has the trademark zen simplicity and concrete material that is signature to Ando’s work …

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UNESCO Headquarters, Paris: Jardin de la Paix & Tadao Ando’s work

The UNESCO Headquarters in Paris has perhaps one of the world’s celebrated gardens, and one of the most influential work on landscape architecture, the Jardin de la Paix (Garden of Peace) designed by a Japanese-American sculptor, Isamu Noguchi. Built in 1952-1955, it is located between the main building and Building 3, or the southeastern side …

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