Yoyogi National Gymnasium, Tokyo: the large arena

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RIBApix ref no RIBA92231
Architect/DesignerTange, Kenzo (1913-2005)
Artist/PhotographerBarr, John
Subject Date1964
Image Date2012
StyleModern Movement
MediumDigital image
Library ReferenceJohn-Barr-208
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit John Barr / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This was built as the gymnasium and swimming pool for the 1964 Tokyo Olympics.

Subject tags

Unusual structures, swimming pools, gymnasia, olympic buildings