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Stunning chapel in Japan brings a fractal forest indoors

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Dec 14, 2017 01:03 AM
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by landscapevoice@gmail.com (Lucy Wang) last modified Dec 13, 2017

Not all chapels need stained glass windows and soaring archways to take your breath away. This Japanese timber chapel in Nagasaki injects a stunning fractal-like forest indoors for an instant wow factor. Yu Momoeda Architecture Office designed the minimalist chapel with floor-to-ceiling windows to take in sweeping views of the surrounding views of the national park and sea. The boxy 125-square-meter Agri Chapel is a modern interpretation of Oura-Tenshudo, Japan’s oldest timber gothic...




 

 


 

 

 
 
 
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