Metamorphosis in the Forest

PrizeWinner in Landscape Architecture / Small Scale Landscape Projects
Firm LocationTokyo, Japan
CompanyKOTOAKI ASANO Architect & Associates
Lead ArchitectKotoaki Asano

“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.