Dal sito SHOREI-KAN BUDO dedicato a varie discipline di Arti Marziali (Goju-Ryu, Kobudo, Shorei-Kan Karate, Difesa personale, ecc.) un fondamentale articolo del Maestro Roberto Fassi pubblicato sulla rivista SAMURAI negli anni ’80.
The term minimalism is also used to describe a trend in design and architecture where in the subject is reduced to its necessary elements. Minimalist design has been highly influenced by Japanese traditional design and architecture. In addition, the work of De Stijl artists is a major source of reference for this kind of work.