This low-slung concrete mall, designed by Andō Tadao, spirals around a sunken atrium.
Had enough of crowded Harajuku? Exit, stage right, for Cat Street, a windy road lined with a mish-mash of boutiques and more room to...
Louis Vuitton Building
For several years running, the Japanese have had something of a love affair with Louis Vuitton , which is why this flagship store is...
This smoky glass cube is a calm, dimly lit retreat from the busy streets. It’s perfect for holing up with a pot of tea or carafe of wine...
Gyōza (dumplings) are the only thing on the menu here, but you won’t hear any complaints from the regulars who queue up to get their...
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Dior Building information
Cross the street from Omote-Sandō Hills, look right, and you’ll see a five-storey glass building that looks as if it has a giant, undulating white dress suspended inside. The 2010 Pritzker Prize-winning Tokyo firm Sanaa (of Nishizawa Ryue and Sejima Kazuyo) was a bold choice for Paris design house Christian Dior . Inside, surfaces of white lacquer, glass and stainless steel are an austere backdrop for the couture and cosmetics.