Tamakichi Mochiten / Nakahira Architects

Tamakichi Mochiten / Nakahira Architects

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Tsu, Japan
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  225 Area:  225
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2012 Year:  2012
  • Photographs Photographs:  Courtesy of Nakahira Architects
Courtesy of Nakahira Architects
Courtesy of Nakahira Architects

Text description provided by the architects. Tamakichi Mochiten is a rice-cake shop followed by the ninth generations since the Edo period. The main design requests from this client are to combine Japanese tradition and modern and to stand with presence along the intersection.

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Courtesy of Nakahira Architects

We focused on the roof design, which is one of the japanese architectural characteristics.

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Our design that has been examined from various perspectives, such as short-distance and long-distance view has created a new landscape in the city while passers imagine the traditional houses of Japan.

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Address:Tsu, Mie, Japan

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Cite: "Tamakichi Mochiten / Nakahira Architects" 20 Apr 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/497162/tamakichi-mochiten-nakahira-architects> ISSN 0719-8884

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