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From the grand stair, Fujimoto’s ‘forest of books’ uses large apertures to connect with the cherry blossom trees that line the campus avenues

Musashino Art University Library by Sou Fujimoto Architects, Tokyo, Japan

It is the plan of Musashino Art University Library by Sou Fujimoto Architects that brings distinction to the design, combining conceptual clarity with functional rigour. Photography by Edmund Sumner

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