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Rolls / Sinato

  • 01:00 - 31 October, 2013
Rolls / Sinato
Rolls / Sinato, © Toshiyuki Yano
© Toshiyuki Yano

© Toshiyuki Yano © Toshiyuki Yano © Toshiyuki Yano © Toshiyuki Yano + 15

  • Architects

  • Location

    Japan, 〒107-0062 Tokyo, Minato, Minamiaoyama, 4 Chome2−4 シャトー青山第3
  • Architect in Charge

    Chikara Ohno
  • Area

    9354.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2010
  • Photographs

© Toshiyuki Yano
© Toshiyuki Yano

Text description provided by the architects. An installation in the shop space of DIESEL DENIM GALLERY AOYAMA in Tokyo. The characteristic of the material used for the installation, which is aluminum, is that it is very thin and easily bent by hands, yet harder than cloth or paper. Therefore it possesses both soft and hard qualities.

© Toshiyuki Yano
© Toshiyuki Yano

By winding and sometimes extending this single, long strip of aluminum from the entrance to the back-end of the room, it creates a beautiful waving form, changing its function and features as the material strength changes. This flexible quality of the material represents a loose intertwining of the softness of clothes and hardness of architecture.

Floor Plan
Floor Plan

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Cite: "Rolls / Sinato" 31 Oct 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/442204/rolls-sinato/> ISSN 0719-8884
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