December 27, 2010
Sapporo, Japan: Worth a Visit
This often forgotten Japanese city to the north is surprisingly modern, friendly and design-savvy — and well worth a visit.
November 15, 2010
Japan’s Future Look
With new challenges ahead, will the country’s landscape be able to hold onto its distinctively ‘Japanese’ look?
November 12, 2010
What is ‘Japaneseness’?
What does it mean to say that a building or a piece of culture is Japanese? Defining ‘Japaneseness’ is no easy feat.
November 09, 2010
Japan: Where Conflict Is Harmony
Japan’s landscape is often seen as one made up of numerous conflicting elements. Is this really the case?
November 08, 2010
What makes Japan’s landscape unique? The answer may lie in its centuries-old traditions and eccentric cities.
November 05, 2010
Japan’s Streets and Gardens
What is it about Japan’s visual landscape that sets it apart? A closer look at its streets and gardens reveals some clues.
November 01, 2010
The ‘Japanese Aesthetic’
What is it about Japan’s visual landscape that sets it apart—and helps make it a popular destination for visitors?
June 28, 2010
Asian talent from 11 countries featured as part of a large-scale LA design show.
April 26, 2010
The Other City
The host of Expo 1970, this design-friendly Japanese city is still well worth a visit.
April 01, 2010
Chic Travel Guides
A Japan-based travel guide author gives us the scoop on Wallpaper* City Guides.
January 08, 2010
Moon-boots in Mumbai
Can India be great? That’s a question covered by Sumit Ganguly in our new special feature site,APAC 2020: The Decade Ahead, which has been receiving some excellent feedback thus far–thank you. Lately, I’ve begun asking myself the same question
January 05, 2010
Shop 'till you're a Super-city
Will Hong Kong and its northern neighbour Shenzhen join forces to become the world’s third largest metropolis by 2020? Asia Tatler sheds light on the possibility of this in its current feature (‘Urban Fusion’) and includes some pretty informative bac