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Yokohama Tram Port Museum / Abanba

Yokohama Tram Port Museum / Abanba

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Museum  · 
Yokohama, Japan
  • Architects Authors of this architecture project Abanba
  • Area Area of this architecture project
  • Project Year Brands with products used in this architecture project
    2016
  • Photographer Created with Sketch.
  • Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project
    Lixil Corporation, Mihama
  • Architect in Charge

    Toshihiro Banba
  • Structural Design

    yat / Yasushi Moribe
  • Facility Design

    Setsubi keikaku
  • Construction

    Ando
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Text description provided by the architects. It is a multipurpose hall adjacent to " Yokohama Tram Museum " which stores tram which was once running in Yokohama city.
It is a space where visitors can listen to lectures and eat lunchies.

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We thought about the role of a showcase that the vibrancy of people in the hall leaked to the outside.
By setting multiple roofs in one space, we can control the light and wind by changing the level.

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© Taku Hata

In addition, we can create a small corner with planar "displacement".  We believe that buildings that can enjoy changes in external circumstances and changes in the inner appearance by a little volume manipulation are good.

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We combine four different volumes into one space so that it will be the size that fits the scale of the residential area.
Volume that cannot stand alone support themselves, which is a feature of the appearance and interior.

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© Taku Hata

The wall posts and cantilever beams of the L-shaped corner required for structure are connected by curves suitable for stress calculation to secure the opening , give the building softness.

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© Taku Hata

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Address: Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan

Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address.
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Cite: "Yokohama Tram Port Museum / Abanba" 17 Nov 2017. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/883725/yokohama-tram-port-museum-abanba/> ISSN 0719-8884
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