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Patisserie Uchiyama / Takato Tamagami

© Masaya Yoshimura © Masaya Yoshimura © Masaya Yoshimura © Masaya Yoshimura

© Masaya Yoshimura

Textile factory, which was build more than 90 years ago was renovated and transformed into the patisserie shop. This is long-established patisserie in Kiryu-shi, Gunma prefecture Japan. The building has its symbolic roof with the shape of saw edge, which was hidden because of the past renovations.

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Kiryu-shi has many old buildings of the saw-shaped roof.

© Masaya Yoshimura
© Masaya Yoshimura

© Masaya Yoshimura

Therefore We followed the form as cultural assets and added some modern touch to this roof and the building itself.

© Masaya Yoshimura
© Masaya Yoshimura

© Masaya Yoshimura

Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite:"Patisserie Uchiyama / Takato Tamagami" 10 Jul 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed . <http://www.archdaily.com/250458/patisserie-uchiyama-takato-tamagami/>