co+labo is an Architecture and Urban Design Laboratory at Keio University, Tokyo. It is based in the Faculty of Science and Technology, Department of Systems Design Engineering
co+labo is involved in education, research and design-research in the fields of architecture and urban design.
the window opening onto rue R. facing the famous P. Centre, there is no need to lean much to
see into the distance. To the right, the palace-centre P., the Forum, up as far
as the (central) Bank of France. To the left up as far as the
Archives. Perpendicular to this direction, the Hôtel de Ville and, on the other side, the Arts et Métiers. The whole of Paris, ancient and modern, traditional and creative, active and lazy”, wrote
Henri Lefebvre, conceptualising urban rhythmanalysis
(Lefebvre, 2004: 28). Here is our view,
a view from the co+laboradović window (Yagami Campus, Building 14, 6th floor) which captures one of many rhythms of Tokyo.