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N-HOUSE AT WORLD ARCHITECTURAL FESTIVAL 2008

This month we will be at the WORLD ARCHITECTURAL FESTIVAL with our most recent project N-House. The World Architecture Festival (WAF) will celebrate the work, concerns and aspirations of the international architectural community, during a large three-day event taking place in Barcelona, Spain from 22 to 24 October 2008.
We will have our project exhibited at the first annual World Architecture Festival in the Awards Entry Gallery (Category: Private Houses) together with some 700 entries from 63 countries worldwide. The gallery provides an opportunity to view global design trends while after the Festival all entries will be permanently available to view in a Directory on the WAF website.

For further information please check out:http:/www.worldarchitecturefestival.com
N-House at World Architectural Festival 2008
今、行われている「ワールドアーキテクチャーフェスティバルWAF」(スペイン・バルセロナ)に、N-ハウスのプロジェクトで参加しています。このフェスティバルは、国際的な建築デザイン業界における話題やこの先の流行、方向性などを提示する大規模なエキシビション。スペインのバルセロナで10月22~24日までの3日間、開催されています。私たちは、“アワードギャラリー(個人住宅のカテゴリー)”にエントリー。これには63カ国から約700ものプロジェクトが参加しています。そのため、この“ギャラリー”では、建築の国際的な流行を見ることができる上、フェスティバルの後でもWAFのウエブサイトから永久的にアクセスできるので、興味があれば、是非、チェックしてくださいhttp:/www.worldarchitecturefestival.com※WAF:国際的な建築デザイン業界方向性などを提示する大規模なイベント。10/22-24スペイン・バルセロナで開催

N-House

N-House is nearing partial completion. the scafolding has been removed and the interior is nearly finished. However the landsacping will have to wait until summer.

Construction has started of N-House in Aomori

Taking the Japanese Shinto tradition seriously the contractor for [N-House] organized a groundbreaking ceremony on August 31, but not before asking the “Kami” their blessing to demolish the existing house in a similar ceremony. In the meantime the construction works have progressed and the structure of the house is finished. At the moment works on the roofing are being completed.