sunny hills

the shop which is specialized in selling pineapple cake has the shape of a bamboo basket. it is built on a joint system called “jiigoku-gumi,” a traditional method used in japanese wooden architecture (often observed in shoji: vertical and cross pieces in the same width are entwined in each other to form a muntin grid).

gps: 35.66569, 139.71621 / code: japtok0058

link to google maps

location: japan, tokyo

architect: kuma kengo

completed: 2013

photo: 16/12/28


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