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100 Office / Shimizu Corporation

  • 01:00 - 4 December, 2014
100 Office / Shimizu Corporation
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  • Architects

  • Location

    2 Chome-5-1 Mishima, Settsu-shi, Ōsaka-fu, Japan
  • Area

    3753.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2014
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Text description provided by the architects. Concept: Tree Office – A comfortable office surrounded by trees Built in rich nature, the “Tree Office” is smoothly covered by the forest-like façade named SONG WALL.

SONG WALL – a gentle and welcoming façade: The façade is feature of the factory which is wrapping around the building just like tree trunks of surrounding forest. SONG WALL also stands for: S = Sunshine (controlled light) O = Open (sense of liberty) N = Nature (connection with nature) G = Grove façade (surrounded by tree trunks).

Ground Floor Plan
Ground Floor Plan

An opened office area: Office area has no columns, opened to east side green and gives the workers sense of liberty. Colours of the forest: Inside forest is full of colours. Each colour has its own effect and the colour inside office helps people to switch their feelings. Sign designed in branches and vines: Just like making wreath from forest vines, we had made signs from branch and vines of forests.

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Cite: "100 Office / Shimizu Corporation" 04 Dec 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/574232/100-office-shimizu-corporation/> ISSN 0719-8884

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