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.
Tokomachi Industry and Crafts Center in Japan by Tezuka Architects
January 15th, 2016 by Sumit Singhal
Article source: Tezuka Architects
An adaptive-reused project for a fishing port market place. Students used bicycle-drawn carts to collect more than 3000 donated items,from display pieces to furnishings and furniture. The intervention was little more than painting the building the color of Himi Black tiles.
Takaharu and Yui Tezuka have undertaken general direction, including all the administration tasks. Kousuke Suzuki is in charge of the architecture. The exhibition is by the students of Tezuka Lab at Tokyo City University.
The project is received Award of the Japan Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Good Design Awards 2015.
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