Shigeru Ban was pulled from a selection of 238 competitors as the “best person” to design the new Mount Fuji World Heritage Center in the Shizuoka Prefecture of Japan. The 4,300 square meter structure is expected to cost up to ¥2.4 billion and complete in the year 2016. We will keep you posted as more details become available.
Location: Ikoma, Nara, Japan
Architect In Charge: Yasuo Imazu
Area: 118 sqm
Photographs: Hiroki Kawata