Okura Act City, Hamamatsu, Japan*…
Okura Act City, an ambitious project conceived as a model urban development for the 21st century where music and culture can flourish side by side with industry and technology, opened October 2004. Jointly developed by local government authorities and private investors, the 4.3-hectare complex includes a high-rise office and hotel tower, a five-story civic center with two state-of-the-art concert/convention halls, an exhibition/event space and a musical instrument museum.
Keiji Asakura and Marjaneh Afkhami participated in the master planning and landscape design for the outdoor spaces, plazas and public amenities of the development.
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