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feb 16, 2010

suppose design office: karis

‘karis’ by suppose design office

japanese suppose design office, have sent in images of their latest project ‘karis’, a boutique project located in a shopping center in hiroshima.

the space functions not only as a store but also as an area for holding  events. the store’s concept was based around caves. the partitions are paper tubes that are layered randomly, creating uneven surfaces and arch shapes as partition for the store.

section view

  • easy…

    MM says:
  • i just say wow very well handled the placements of instilation

    leela says:
  • It looks very similar to Sibelius monument in Helsinki….

    Finn says:
  • Yes I love cardboard, and in thinking back on it I’ve had a long term relationship with creating things out of cardboard and boxes! My absolutely best childhood memory was when a neighbor moved in and left lots of huge boxes on the lawn for about a week while they went back to Texas to complete some business related to their relocation. My friends and I turned those boxes into everything from hideouts to trains, to slides and rocket ships. It was a sad day when my mother informed me that the neighbors had returned and were surprised by the state of the boxes, and we were no longer allowed to play with them. For my master’s degree program one of the projects I did was build a tree out of cardboard which I covered with cardboard animal masks. My art classroom is always well stocked with cardboard of various weights and sizes (all recycled of course!)

    Pieriithoo says:

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