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emmanuelle moureaux structure + design lately designed two flooring on the Kyoto College Hospital to deal with the Medical Analysis Middle for Medical Gear Improvement (CRCMeD). The area is to bridge the hole between the specialists working right here and its supporters, so “ito” (Japanese for “thread”) is the theme that runs all through.
Meant to mirror the common concept of threads that join the work happening right here but in addition when threads are spun collectively they develop into a robust material.
Regardless of being on two separate flooring, the motif is shared on each making them movement collectively. The “threads,” or strains, run horizontally on one flooring and vertically on the ground above.
Connecting the threads are brilliant colours which are utilized in various levels making the area a tranquil and glad place to work. It additionally makes you overlook that you simply’re in a medical facility, doesn’t it?
Pictures by Daisuke Shimokawa/Nacasa & Companions.