Turning Cities Around The World Into Tokyo

How can you turn New York, Copenhagen and Buenos Aires into Tokyo? Add lots and lots of colourful signs, it seems. [via Design Boom and Spoon&Tamago]

For the Venice Architecture Biennale, Tokyo-based Daigo Ishii and Future-scape Architects created these comparisons, which you can see below (via Design Boom and Spoon&Tamago):

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[via Design Boom and Spoon&Tamago]

Not all of Tokyo is cluttered with signs and advertisements (many of the best parts are not!), but these composites show that they can give seemingly any city a definite Tokyo vibe.

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    Instant digital dystopia — yipee!

    Just goes to show you how boring and drab the rest of the world is to Tokyo.

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