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Miho Chapel – Shigaraki, Japan

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Building:  Miho Chapel
Location:  Shirgaraki, Japan
Status:  Completed in 2012
Architect:  IM Pei
Structural Engineer:  Leslie E. Robertson Associates

AE Interest:  simplistic design, raindrop shaped, very natural feel, mainly dependent on natural light, steel on the exterior and wood on the interior, very curvilinear.




Written by Johnathan Duong

October 2, 2012 at 1:15 am

Posted in Built

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