The unobstructed space inside a shed with a striking roof is home to a school for environmental studies that uses the building itself as a lesson on sustainability.
Exemplifying restrained use of forest resources, the structure of V-forming pillars was executed with trunks of cypress trees cut down by students of the center, in combination with cedarwood frames and finishes.
Escuela forestal Morinos, Gifu Academy of Forest Science and Culture, Gifu (Japan).
Kengo Kuma and Associates / Kengo Kuma, Hironori Nagai (equipo team).
Daina Architect Co (supervisión supervision); Gifu Academy of Forest Science and Culture (diseño y supervisión design and supervision); MIYAKE Architect Office (diseño design).
Sawazaki Kensetsu Co.