Words unspoken, silence in the mist that drapes the barren trees. Ancient stones connect the city to itself, and to today. It is a reflection, the city, the people, the place.

This project represents the challenge of visually expressing, through the built environment, the inseparable ties between one of the world’s gems and those that build it day by day. The process is eternal. We are merely participants in the modern day evolution of Kyoto.