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Seirei, Myokenzan

Posted by
Daryl Johnson (Worcester Park, United Kingdom) on 10 May 2008 in Architecture.

"Seirei" is a worship hall designed by architect Shin Takamatsu, part of the Myokenzan shrine complex.
http://www.takamatsu.co.jp/

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SPunkt from -, Germany

Wow, that's … fascinating! Abstract.

10 May 2008 7:33am

@SPunkt: Thanks SPunkt!

Margie from Auckland, New Zealand

Very cool!

10 May 2008 11:02am

@Margie: Thanks Margie!

Lorraine from Gatineau, Canada

Chaotic and wonderful at the same time, the lights, the shapes are exceptional, very daring of you :)

10 May 2008 7:35pm

@Lorraine: Cheers Lorraine!

standley from brou-sur-chantereine, France

Great shot. The lines and the geometry are exceptional! Well done.

10 May 2008 8:39pm

@standley: Thank you standley!

Cheryl from Boerne, United States

wow! very cool image. I love the lines and shadows. good job!

10 May 2008 10:47pm

@Cheryl: Thanks Cheryl!

Twelvebit from Victoria, United States

I think it takes on sort of an "evil" or "dark side" aura here, like something you'd see in the LOTR, or "fascist" architecture.

12 May 2008 4:21pm

@Twelvebit: I was actually influenced here by an English comics artist named Simon Harrison, who used to draw for the British comic 2000AD.
http://www.2000adonline.com/functions/cover.php?choice=640&Comic=2000ad