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Refurbishment in Architecture

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KBJ Share Space / I.R.A.

  • 01:00 - 4 June, 2014
KBJ Share Space / I.R.A.
KBJ Share Space  / I.R.A., © Nobuaki Nakagawa
© Nobuaki Nakagawa

© Nobuaki Nakagawa © Nobuaki Nakagawa © Nobuaki Nakagawa © Nobuaki Nakagawa + 32

© Nobuaki Nakagawa
© Nobuaki Nakagawa

Text description provided by the architects. We report that our new project "KBJ" has completed.

Floor Plan
Floor Plan

We renovated a fourth floor of the building near Kokubunji station as a share space.

© Nobuaki Nakagawa
© Nobuaki Nakagawa

Because of the good equipment, rather than building everything from nothing, our challenge was to produce diversity of rooms with less operations.

© Nobuaki Nakagawa
© Nobuaki Nakagawa

Our plan was to divide and unite the space by inserting the same size wooden board on the basis of the columns and beams, the most primitive object of the architecture.

© Nobuaki Nakagawa
© Nobuaki Nakagawa

We expect that the idea of polygon shape rooms, with variety of activities on them, will make the space really vital.

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Cite: "KBJ Share Space / I.R.A." 04 Jun 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/511054/kbj-share-space-i-r-a/> ISSN 0719-8884