Sumit Singhal loves modern architecture. He comes from a family of builders who have built more than 20 projects in the last ten years near Delhi in India. He has recently started writing about the architectural projects that catch his imagination.
Roppongi Nouen Farm in Tokyo, Japan by On Design
April 20th, 2011 by Sumit Singhal
Roppongi Nouen FARM an urban farm right in the middle of Roppongi which is the center part of Tokyo.People who visit this place can see the process how vegetables grow and also eat the vegetables at the restaurant right next to this farm. This is a place where agriculture and people become close. Glass houses with inorganic iron frame and glass are arranged sterically on a wooden deck just like the surrounding city scape. A farm transported from the country side into the units.
Roppongi Nouen FARM is a farm show case consisted of 8 glass containers. The container is leased to farm producer as a place to send out information by growing vegetables. The site is right next to “Roppongi Nouen” a farm experimental restaurant. The project is to activate community through agriculture in an urban city.
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