11.09.2009

paper artist: thomas hillier



a student thesis project for the bartlett school of architecture, which originates from a mythical and ancient tale hidden within a woodblock landscape scene created by japanese ukiyo-e printmaker, ando hiroshige. this tale charts the story of two star-crossed lovers...the characters have been replaced by architectonic metaphors creating an urban theatre within the grounds of the imperial palace in central tokyo.


origami-filled handcut book pages....

the emperor's castle
by thomas hillier











{via le territoire des sens}

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