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.
NDA ” PLANTER” in Yokohama, Japan by no.555
February 14th, 2012 by Sumit Singhal
Article source: no.555
The planning areas is a green hill with good views. There is next to the “Italian mountain garden”. However, there is a large housing complex on the south side. So, we want to block out the sight , but to get the open feeling. The “needs and conditions” is contradictory. Therefore, we decided to be a big void enclosing vertically or horizontally. It shut out the external eye, light and wind can achieve. The Void is provided on each floor. And there is provided a lot of planting, will be filled with greenery. This building looks like a planter. The concrete exterior walls generate the lye by plywood. It has deliberately transferred.
It transferred to the lye, and that patchwork pattern. Who can not control “lye”, and it is occurring organic red, yellow and brown. The natural color, and harmony with the environment. In order to coexist with people and the city was building as planters , and it make up the nutura look and nutural colors.