Winner 2019 / Architectural Design / Landscape

Metamorphosis in the Forest

  • Company/Firm
    Kotoaki Asano Architect & Associates
  • Lead Designer
    Kotoaki Asano
  • Firm Size
    Small
  • Firm City
    4-8-11, Denenchofu, Ota-ku, Tokyo
  • Web URL

“Metamorphosis in the Forest“ consists of “Gradation in the Forest” and “Three Cubes in the Forest”. The theme of this project is that spaces penetrates deeply into the forest.
“Gradation in the Forest“ is made as a collection of small spaces. So, the house might melt into the environment of the woods.
Playground equipment for children, public furniture, art objects, meditation rooms, small rest spaces, waiting rooms. “Three Cubes in the Forest“ are the micro‐architectures with the various characteristics and functions. Three Cubes can be easily transported by a truck and can be installed.

Photo Credit: Kotoaki Asano Architect & Associates