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Retail Designs Japan: Contemporary Japanese Shopping Developments

post updated 27 Mar 2020

Japan Retail Buildings / Architects

e-architect try to feature the best design-led retail buildings in the Japanese capital, additions are welcome. We look for interesting shop designs by the strongest architecture studios.

Recent retail architectural designs:

27 Mar 2020
L’OCCITANE, Suginami City,
Architects: AtMa inc.
Loccitane Shibuya Suginami City Japan
photo : Shigenori Ishikawa
L’OCCITANE Shibuya in Suginami City
L’OCCITANE Bouquet de Provence is a renovation project of their flagship store located at Shibuya Crossing, one of the busiest places in Tokyo. For their first-ever collaboration with Pierre Hermé in Japan, the store was transformed into a focal point for beauty and wellness.

20 Jan 2018
TOD’S Omotesando Building, Shibuya-ku
Date built: 2004
Design: Toyo Ito & Associates
TOD’S Omotesando Building Tokyo by Toyo Ito architect
photo : Nacasa & Partners Inc.
TOD’S Omotesando Building
The Shibuya-ku store building is characterised by the criss-cross facade structure.

26 Apr 2014
The Ice Cubes, Shibuya-ku
Design: Jun Mitsui&Associates Architects
The Ice Cubes Tokyo Store Buildings
photograph : Naoomi Kurozumi
The Ice Cubes
The site constraints, including sky-openness factor (tenku-ritsu) and sun/shadow requirements were very restrictive. Careful calculations were done to arrive at the best balance of forms while satisfying the regulations and achieving the maximum FAR.

More contemporary Tokyo Store Buildings on e-architect soon

Tokyo Store Building Designs

Major Japanese Shopping Designs, alphabetical:

Alexandre Herchcovitch
Date built: 2009
Design: Studio Arthur Casas Architects
Alexandre Herchcovitch Tokyo Store façade building
photograph : Eusike Fukumochi
Alexandre Herchcovitch

Armani/Ginza Tower
Date built: 2007
Design: Doriana and Massimiliano Fuksas
Armani/Ginza Tower – Massimiliano Fuksas Tokyo
photograph : Ramon Prat
Armani/Ginza Tower

Dior Omotesando – Dior Store Tokyo
Date built: 2003
Design:SANAA Architects

Issey Miyake shop

Design: David Chipperfield, Architects

Prada Store
Date built: 2003
Design: Herzog and de Meuron
Prada Store Tokyo
picture © James Whitaker 2009
Prada Store Tokyo

TOD, Shibuya-ku
Date built: 2004
Design: Toyo Ito & Associates

United Bamboo Store, Daikanyama
Date built: 2003
Design: Acconci Studio
Tokyo Clothes Shop
image from architects
Tokyo Clothes Shop

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Design: Klein Dytham architecture
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Design: Foreign Office Architects
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Buildings / photos for the Tokyo Retail ArchitectureJapanese Shopping Buildings page welcome