The Tokyo based practice Ryuji Nakamura Architects realised this minimal seating area for the Ikebukuro Seibu Department Stores. A wide ribbon made from vinyl sheet is – like a hammock – regularly suspended from the ceiling.
Function: sheeting space
Site: Seibu Ikebukuro Flagship Store 7F, 1-28-1Minamiikebukuro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo, 171-8569, Japan171-8569, Japan
Material: vinyl sheet t2.0mm（Tajima permaleum plane4060）
Completion : 24th June 2010
Client: Sogo & Seibu Co.,Ltd.
Total direction: Sogo & Seibu Co.,Ltd. Construction Management Room
Director: Masaaki Hiromura
Design: Ryuji Nakamura Architects, charge/Ryuji Nakamura, Makiko Wakaki
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