Naoshima Port Terminal

Design Kazuyo Sejima + Ryue Nishizawa / SANAA
Location Naoshima Town, Kagawa District, Kagawa Pref.
Site area 323.08㎡
Building area 101.66㎡
Total floor area 101.66㎡
Floor levels 1 story
Shelter’s involvement Material supply

Spheres of FRP(Fiber Reinforced Plastics) were randomly piled up on wooden columns and beams arranged in a grid pattern to create a three-dimensional shape like a thundercloud. That way, you can quickly find the port even from a distance. We hope it will become a new symbol of the town.

〇 Published in the June 2017 issue of Shinkenchiku