Save Japan’s Modern Architecture with Tomas Maier

Some of Japan’s most prized post-WWII buildings are at an alarming risk of being demolished or changed beyond recognition in preparation of the 2020 Olympics. While these icons are under peril for now, lifelong architecture enthusiast and Bottega Veneta Creative Director Tomas Maier has released a heartwarming video to discuss which buildings are under observation and to raise awareness of the icons. In this, Maier is able to capture a passionate response to the Olympics’ plan as well as explain his love for some of Japan’s most crowning achievements in architecture.

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