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Building M / I.R.A.

  • 20:00 - 26 March, 2018
Building M / I.R.A.
Building M / I.R.A., © Nobuaki Nakagawa
© Nobuaki Nakagawa

© Nobuaki Nakagawa © Nobuaki Nakagawa © Nobuaki Nakagawa © Nobuaki Nakagawa + 31

  • Architects

  • Location

    Hiratsuka, Japan
  • Lead Architects

    Kasegai Akinori, Tsunakawa Daisuke
  • Area

    387.0 m2
  • Project Year

  • Photographs

  • Structual Engineer

    TOK-TEC Architect’s Office
  • Facility management

  • General Contractor

    Daido Kogyo Co., Ltd.
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© Nobuaki Nakagawa
© Nobuaki Nakagawa

Text description provided by the architects. Shops and multiple dwelling house built near the coast A pharmacy on the first floor, a maisonette house on the basement floor and 2nd floor and 3rd floor. Each floor supported by seven thin columns on the outer circumference, the beam was made into a truss structure and Space without column. Plan to respond to free renovation in the future.

© Nobuaki Nakagawa
© Nobuaki Nakagawa
© Nobuaki Nakagawa
© Nobuaki Nakagawa

The inclined ceiling formed by the truss beam leads the daylighting from the high window securing privacy to the inside, Moreover, its gradient ceiling surface appears outside, aims to create a facade that has depth and to become a symbol of an impressive city.

© Nobuaki Nakagawa
© Nobuaki Nakagawa

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Cite: "Building M / I.R.A." 26 Mar 2018. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884
© Nobuaki Nakagawa

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