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Toyo Ito-designed opera house was inspired by the human body

The Taichung Metropolitan Opera House is an impressive combination of forms The long-awaited Taichung Metropolitan Opera House designed by 2013 Pritzker Prize winner Toyo Ito has finally opened its doors in Taiwan after nearly ten years of planning and development—first designed in 2006, construction didn’t begin until 2009. The wait has certainly been worthwhile, however, as the final project proves to be an impressive combination of forms, at least as it appears through the lens of New Zealand photographer Lucas K.
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