National Energy Globe Award Japan (overall winner)

Submitted by: Ryuichi Ashizawa Architects & associates
Implemented country: Japan
Title: Grounding project house 01

The planned house is a case study to find an ideal architectural method that integrates nature. Project submitters want to employ architecture that connects people and nature. This space is supported by columns that are intertwined like ivy. Outside walls serve only as a partition from a movable thin layer. This house effectively utilizes natural energy and has an energy cycle. The project is aimed to restore the relationship among nature, people and architecture.

Category: Earth