Patterns in Japanese Architecture – Roof Tile

Patterns in Japanese Architecture – Roof Tile

Posted by on Jan 31, 2016 in Blog

Repetition is not boring. It expands our imagination. This picture tells us so. When you see patterns in Japanese arts and architecture, forms of repeated element are often taken from organic figures such as a branch, a leaf, or a wave.  Each element is simple and clean. When by itself, it is quiet and does not convey much. Yet when it is repeated in […]