Sea & Wood Center

  • Oginohama, Ishinomaki, Miyagi, Japan
  • A complex of wood workshop, timber store, and school on fishery, working together with the outside space in front
  • Timber structure lying towards the newly-built concrete seawall, providing a view to the sea and the forest, and a new face from the roadside
  • Redefining the village boundary between sea and forest, through architectural program and form

People: Gather, Study, Watch, Make, Work

typology: Museum, Open Space, School, Workshop

Climate: Light, Water

Location: Village, Waterfront, Forest

Material: Concrete, Wood

Era: 2000s

Contributor: Kristina Kössler
20 January 2020