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JEC Building


Tokyo 2019

Schematic Design

Design Supervision

Schematic Design: UDS+To-Ripple

Architects and Engineers: Toda Corporation

Photography: Tomooki Kengaku

*Work designed while at UDS


An office building for the group operating the country's largest chain of university exam preparatory schools. Its highly visible corner site led to a design where the elevator core soars like a symbolic tower with an iconic turtle-shell pattern derived from the letter "Y", which comes from the ownership's corporate name.  


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