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Church of Light – Osaka, Japan

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Building: Church of Light

Location: Osaka, Japan
Completion: 1989
Architect: Tadao Ando

AE Interests: reinforced concrete, light enters from behind the altar from a cross cut in the concrete wall that extends to the edges vertically and horizontally, emptiness and spiritual feeling

Written by Sarah Johnson

August 30, 2009 at 12:30 pm

Posted in Built

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