Personal tools
log in | join | help
Sections

Shigeru Ban’s Temporary Onagawa Housing is Made from Paper Tubes and Shipping Containers

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Dec 08, 2012 01:05 AM
Editorial Rating: 1 2 3 4 5
Average Rating: 1 2 3 4 5 ( 0 votes)
by Federico Villa last modified Dec 07, 2012


In March 2011, the town of Onagawa, Japan was devastated by a powerful earthquake. In the months that followed, Shigeru Ban Architects designed a temporary housing complex for survivors who had been displaced from their homes. Ban’s Onagawa temporary container housing is a truly innovative design. The Japanese firm created 189 residential units in two- and three-story apartment [...]




 

 

Shigeru Ban, Onagawa, Japan, container housing, disaster relief, shipping containers

In March 2011, the town of Onagawa, Japan was devastated by a powerful earthquake. In the months that followed, Shigeru Ban Architects designed a temporary housing complex for survivors who had been displaced from their homes. Ban’s Onagawa temporary container housing is a truly innovative design. The Japanese firm created 189 residential units in two- and three-story apartment buildings that are built from paper tubes and shipping containers.

Shigeru Ban, Onagawa, Japan, container housing, disaster relief, shipping containers Shigeru Ban, Onagawa, Japan, container housing, disaster relief, shipping containers Shigeru Ban, Onagawa, Japan, container housing, disaster relief, shipping containers Shigeru Ban, Onagawa, Japan, container housing, disaster relief, shipping containers Shigeru Ban, Onagawa, Japan, container housing, disaster relief, shipping containers Shigeru Ban, Onagawa, Japan, container housing, disaster relief, shipping containers Shigeru Ban, Onagawa, Japan, container housing, disaster relief, shipping containers


Read the rest of Shigeru Ban’s Temporary Onagawa Housing is Made from Paper Tubes and Shipping Containers


Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg
Post tags: , , , , , , , , ,


 

 

 
 
 

Website migration, maintenance and customization provided by Grafware.