Gyre: A Modern Real Estate Building with An Iconic Exterior

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Gyre is a modern real estate designed by MVRDV and located in Omotesando, Tokyo, Japan. This location in Tokyo is a home for some flagship stores of major fashion brands. One thing that makes Gyre is different from other stores in Omotesando is its iconic exterior. The exterior can create a new shopping experience for all people.


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Omotesando is a shopping center with a focus on each building facade. Each building has a box with an awesome facade and also modern interior. The facade is designed as giant advertisements to display each store products.



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MVRDV tries to provide the best flexibility in Gyre design. They use a communication of two scale levels, the level of independent shops and also the level of the building itself. This communication can serve companies or several occupants much better.



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Gyre is a project of a modern building with its 7 floors. Some terraces are made and connected by elevators and stairs that are located outside the building volumes. The architect also creates two vertical stepped terraced streets, one is descending and the other one is ascending.



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The iconic exterior comes from the architecture form of Gyre building. There is also a sculptural figure that invites and attract people attention. The route around the building site has an easy access, allowing the spectacular view to be enjoyed.



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Grey is not only a shopping center for them who love to buy all about fashion. This building also provides other stores like a bakery. The site becomes a perfect center for those who want to spend their shopping time well.

Via mvrdv

Karin Hoover

Karin Hoover

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