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Fukita, Shodoshima, Japan
Year of Completion
Humid Subtropical Climate (Cfa)
Material and its Properties
Two gently sweeping curved planes form a sheltered internal volume, which provides a raised seating area through a crescent shaped bench. The planes are delicately joined at each of the structure’s four corners, evoking a sense of weightlessness integral to the pavilion’s composition.
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Nishizawa, Ryue, "Fukita Pavilion" (2012). Building Case Studies. 293.