Tokyo is seen from the rooftop in Nishi-Nippori. The photography can be seen as conceptual and belonging to the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf Fotoschule of Hilla and Bernd Becher, Laurenz Berges, Andreas Gursky, Candida Höfer, Axel Hütte, Simone Nieweg, Thomas Ruff, Thomas Struth, Petra Wunderlich, Edward Burtynsky

Tokyo  -  Nishi-Nippori  -   2 - 11 - 2016

14 locations  -  1 horizon

size: 75 x 200 cm
material: photographic print

The photographs were taken from the roof of the tallest building (153 m) near the Nishi-Nippori metro station on 2-11-2016. Nishi-Nippori is a neighborhood in the North East of Tokyo.

Tokyo (37 million inh.) is counted as the largest metropole on earth. The metropolitan area occupiese one of the few flat areas of Honshū. The first column shows the Tokyo Sky Tree which is the 2nd tallest construction in the world. Mount Fuiji (3776m) lies 103km to the West of Nishi-Nippori and is visible in column 12.

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in a Zen Garden Mist Spiritual way the text fades here into white.
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