A colloquium funded in part by the Arts Initiative, a program of UCLA Arts & UCLA Theater Film and Television. Special thanks to the UCLA Center for Japanese Studies.
a) Oblique Trajectories: Contrasting the Future and Urban development of Mexicon City and Tokyo
b) Going Nowhere>>Where to Now? Los Angeles Re-imagined through the Tokyo transit Example
c) Tokyo Mass Transit: Kago to Shinkansen
a) Metabolism Ring
b) Spanning the Century: From Tokyo Bay to Fibercity
c) The Burning Desire for International Acceptance: The Olympic Games in Tokyo
a) Undressing Japan, Understanding Japanese Fashion
b) Critical Consumerism-Social Discourse in Contemporary Architectural Practices
c) Spaces of Political Representation and the Public Realm Activation of Open Public space in Dense Metropolitan Areas
12:00-12:30: LUNCH BREAK
a) Tokyo Subcenter Strategy
b) House not Home: The Commodification of Japanese Dwellings
a) Tokyo [EXTRACT] Strategies of Urban Representation in Film
b) The City of Tomorrow: A Reflection of the Past
c) Representation in Anime: A Thirty Year Look at Future Tokyo
a) Superflat Art. Superflat Architecture?
b) Tokyo: Techno City, a Study of Theory, Architecture and Popular Culture
2:40-3:00: Concluding Discussion
Sponsor(s): Arts Initiative Program, UCLA Arts & UCLA Theater Film and Television.
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