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Madeline Gins and Shusaku Arakawa

Art, Japanese Architecture, Landscape Architecture

Yoro Park: The Site Of Reversible Destiny / Arakawa & Gins

The Site of Reversible Destiny is an “experience park” opened in 1995 designed by Nagoya-born, New York-based artist Arakawa Shusaku and his wife and artistic partner, poet Madeline Gins. The theme of the park is “encountering the unexpected,” spreading across about 18,000 square meters. The artist Shusaku Arakawa and poet Madeline Gins realized  here their bold and reckless 30-year vision. The site…

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Reversible Destiny Lofts
Japanese Architecture, Residential

Designing for Immortality: Reversible Destiny Lofts / Gins & Arakawa

Reversible Destiny Lofts Mitaka is the world’s first ‘undying residence’ or the first Apartments designed with Immortality in Mind. Completed by Madeline Gins and Shusaku Arakawa, two world-famous Japanese artists and architects in 2005 some units are now used as rental housing, while other are used by many people to put on educational and cultural programs.

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