Tokyo Design Week 2007 part 4

GYRE building by MVRDV

A new building of MVRDV opened November 1st 2007 in Tokyo. It is a building with very luxurious shops called GYRE. Besides the big names and ground floor tenants, Chanel and Bulgar
i, the building will house the first Asian branch of the MoMA Design Store and a large shop for Martin Margiela. Higher up there are smaller shops like a hair dress salon, an exclusive watch shop etc. The top levels contain a series of different restaurants. The interiors of the shops are designed by the different tenants. MVRDV is responsible for the overall exterior appearance.

 

MoMA Design Store  
Maison Martin Margiella  
Chanel  
  MVRDV