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  7. Edge of the Forest / Yamazaki Kentaro Design Workshop

Edge of the Forest / Yamazaki Kentaro Design Workshop

  • 19:00 - 2 May, 2017
Edge of the Forest / Yamazaki Kentaro Design Workshop
Edge of the Forest / Yamazaki Kentaro Design Workshop, © Akihiro Kawauchi
© Akihiro Kawauchi

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    Smart Design Association Co.,Ltd / Daisuke Suga
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    BACH / Yoshitaka Haba
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© Akihiro Kawauchi
© Akihiro Kawauchi

Text description provided by the architects. Daigo Town, in Ibaraki Prefecture is built on the edges of abundant woodlands on the surrounding mountains. “Edges of the Forest” is a project to connects the residents, the town and the forest. Using only scraps from local lumber mills, a cafe, bookstore, shared office and event space was created using the “edges” of the local forest.

© Akihiro Kawauchi
© Akihiro Kawauchi
Floor Plans
Floor Plans
© Akihiro Kawauchi
© Akihiro Kawauchi

Placemaking at the hands of the local residents brings people together and a space for all was the result.

© Akihiro Kawauchi
© Akihiro Kawauchi

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Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite: "Edge of the Forest / Yamazaki Kentaro Design Workshop" 02 May 2017. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/870350/sayanomoto-clinic-yamazaki-kentaro-design-workshop/> ISSN 0719-8884
© Akihiro Kawauchi

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