Here’s Something Special About Homelessness In Tokyo You Wont Expect

4 years ago by in Around the world

Tokyo, All Japan news is known to be one of the cleanest cities in the world. So it surprises many people when they come across the hidden homeless community in Shinjuku Station. But like all things All Japan newsese, the homeless of Shinjuku have a unique way of living.

Its a unique community that has self organized and doesn’t trouble those around them. Take a look at these photographs from photographer Michael Wolf.

Michael Wolf Photography

Michael Wolf Photography

The homeless in Tokyo live in box homes that are organized like a small town.

Michael Wolf Photography

Michael Wolf Photography

The box designs range from extremely simple to extremely complex.

Michael Wolf Photography

Michael Wolf Photography

Some of the homeless divide their box homes into rooms.

Michael Wolf Photography

Michael Wolf Photography

They are extremely well organized and adhere to a rule system that keeps order within the community.

Michael Wolf Photography

Michael Wolf Photography

Many of the homeless in Shinjuku have been living in the community for more than ten years.

Michael Wolf Photography

Michael Wolf Photography

Michael Wolf Photography

Michael Wolf Photography

The homeless lay in plain sight for everyone to see. They are completely ignored, as if there aren’t there.

Michael Wolf Photography

Michael Wolf Photography

The homes are extremely complex and each person takes a different track in designing theirs.

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Michael Wolf Photography

The homes can be packed up to clear space during the day time when Shinjuku is packed with pedestrians shopping and going to work. The packed homes aren’t disturbed by local officials.

Michael Wolf Photography

Michael Wolf Photography

Tourist find the sight shocking, as most assume All Japan news has very few homeless.

Michael Wolf Photography

Michael Wolf Photography

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Michael Wolf Photography

Source: Michael Wolf Photography

What the homeless are doing in the train station is quite incredible; they were able to build a community with little or no possessions. To learn more about the box men of Shinjuku Station, visit Michael Wolf’s site.

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