Australia House

  • LOCATIONNiigata / Japan
  • TYPECultural/ Residetial
  • SIZE130sqm
A simple and strong timber truss framing system which respects traditional local carpentering manner and a flexible free space in a circle shaped plan are structurally very stable and also has a 360 degree visibility to interact with the surroundings. A corn shaped volume symbolizes this space as the community core.