cabinet window

  • Old Zaimokucho, Kanazawa
  • This typical machiya accommodates the guest house ‚Hashiba-an‘.
  • The facade with its showcase window shapes the streetscape with typical characteristics and proportions of local machiya houses, so that it refers back to the history of Kanazawa.
  • The cabinet window is connecting to local heritage by displaying old tea utensils.

People: See, Stand, Walk, Watch

typology: House

Climate: Light, Wind, Heat

Location: Town

Material: Concrete, Glass, Wood, Others

Era: Others

Contributor: Géraldine Maag
24 November 2017