Famed minimalist Japanese architect Tadao Ando designed this entrance to his new Stone Center at Williamstown’s Clark Art Institute:
Ando had no formal training as an architect; his vision is purely his own. But it is surely influenced heavily by the culture he comes from, as witness another walkway, this the entrance to the Miyajima Shrine in Hiroshima:
The strong linear perspective barreling from near to far is a classic movement.
Less obvious, but operative nonethless, is the perspective from this lantern, also at Miyajima, to the hills rising steeply beyond: