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Thu 9.6.

Mont-Blanc Base Camp by Kengo Kuma (JP)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 09.06.2016 - Tagged as: ,

Mont-Blanc Base Camp by Kengo Kuma, photo: Kengo Kuma

Mont-Blanc Base Camp by Kengo Kuma, photo: Kengo Kuma

The site looks up the peak of Mont-Blanc. In order for the architecture and its surrounding forests to dissolve in the environment the façade of the building is almost like the trees in the wood, as it consists of thick, unskinned panels of oak. The roof is also composed of the unskinned planks. (text by Kengo Kuma)

 

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