Tadao Ando (February 5, 1986) Part 3 of 3

Ando describes the design of the Festival Shopping center in Naha. He describes how he created three-dimensional vertical circulation space in the atrium, and how he used daylighting.

Ando describes the Times building in downtown Kyoto, and its relationship to the adjacent river.

Ando describes two tea houses he has designed, which he considers a pure expression of his architectural ambitions. The first is entirely made of concrete, while the second is very small and made entirely of plywood. Both structures have a minimal aesthetic and play with daylighting.

He also shows the daylighting in his office at various times of the day, to emphasize his interest in lighting effects.