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BUILDING
 
 
Meiso no Mori
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DESIGNER
 
 
Toyo Ito

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MATERIALS
 
reinforced concrete, glass, travertin
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LOCATION
 
Continent
Asia
Nation
Japan [Nihon/Nippon]
Isle
Honshū
Region
Chūbu
Prefecture
Gifu
Town
Kakamigahara
 
 
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TYPOLOGY
 
ARCHITECTURE
Religious buildings
Cemeteries, chapels and crematoriums
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CHRONOLOGY
 
Project
2004 - 2005    
Realisation
2005 - 2006
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BIBILIOGRAPHIC REFERENCES
 
 
"Krematorium in Kakamigahara/Municipal Funeral Hall in Kakamigahara", Detail 7-8/2008 [Große Tragwerke/Large Structures/Grandes structures], "Dokumentation/Documentation" pp. 786-790, 895
"Meiso no Mori MunicipalFuneral Hall. Kakamogahara, Gifu. Toyo Ito & Associates", The Plan 27, giugno-luglio/june-july 2008 [Speciale Giappone/Special Japan], "Architettura/Architecture" pp. 42-52
Lorenzo Cerchi, "Invece del corpo una nuvola", Casabella 752, febbraio/february 2007, pp. 30-37 (24-45)
Julian Worrall, "Meiso no Mori Funeral Hall", Icon 41, november 2006, pp. 32-35
Erica Marson, "Meiso no Mori, la foresta della contemplazione/Meiso no Mori, the Forest of Contemplation", Ottagono 193, settembre/september 2006, pp. 198-203
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CLIENT
 
 
Kakamigahara City
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DIMENSIONAL
DATA
 
Surface
site sq.m. 6.695,97
building sq.m. 2.269,66
total sq.m. 2.264,57
Height
max m. 11,50
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STRUCTURES
 
 
Sasaki Structural Consultants
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LANDSCAPE DESIGN
 
 
Mikiko Ishikawa, Keio University
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STAFF
 
Project
Toyo Ito & Associates
Project architect
Leo Yokota
Mechanical engineer
Kankyo Engineering, Tokyo
Lighting design
Lightingdesign, Tokyo
General contractor
Toda, Ichikawa, Tenryu
 
 
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