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TADAO ANDO: FROM EMPTINESS TO INFINITY G
Director: Mathias Frick
Genre: Documentary
Duration: 61 min (inclusive of 10min short film prior the feature)Language: In Japanese & German with English subtitles

The documentary Tadao Ando – From Emptiness to Infinity pays homage to one of the world’s most renowned architects: Japanese “Master of Minimalism” Tadao Ando. Ando’s award-winning exposed concrete designs create a spectacular connection between Japanese tradition and contemporary modernism.

The film introduces viewers to his world-famous buildings and offers an exclusive look into his work process. Viewers will gain unique insight into his work as Ando shares his sources of personal inspiration and motivation.

Ando is the only architect to have won the discipline's four most prestigious prizes: the Pritzker, Carlsberg, Praemium Imperiale, and Kyoto Prize.

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Please note there will be a Architectural Heritage Awards short film by Nanyang Technological University students screened prior the Tadao Ando feature.