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Einosato Nursery School / Shogo Iwata

Einosato Nursery School / Shogo Iwata

© Ogawa Shigeo© Araki Yoshihisa© Ogawa Shigeo© Ogawa Shigeo+ 17

Kobe-shi, Japan

“A big house” to live in together

Einosato nursery school was built for 90 children in Hyogo, Japan. Outer wall of this wooden one-storied nursery school is made with black painted cedar clapboards. Its several rooms for children are arranged to surround playground. A one-sided stream roof put on these rooms brings not only the symbolic characteristic and spatial continuity as "a big house" but also intimacy for small children.

© Ogawa Shigeo
© Ogawa Shigeo


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Address:Hyogo, Japan

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Cite: "Einosato Nursery School / Shogo Iwata" 16 Jun 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/243640/einosato-nursery-school-shogo-iwata> ISSN 0719-8884
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