1979 – Royal Danish Embassy – Fumihiko Maki

dsc_3166Located next to the Hillside Terrace, the Danish Embassy is designed by the same architect, Fumihiko Maki. Although the salmon pink tiles immediately distinguish the embassy from the adjacent developement, the treatement is quite similar. The chancery facade acknowledges the curve of the street it faces. The translucent windows give privacy to the office spaces, while shoji-like screens provide privacy to the upperlevel office units.

Name: Royal Danish Embassy│Type: Office│Architect: Fumihiko Maki │Completed: 1979



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