Design a "Modern Ryokan" (modern traditional Japanese guesthouse) set in Yokohama, Japan.
Applied for travel funds, went to Japan and found a site, obtained local maps and site info. Then formed a design taking it’s outset in traditional Japanese principles for moving through a building and making use of reclaimed land on water, which is in turn relevant to harbour cities around the world.
Skills and Tools:
Concept and design
Full hand drawing set
Application for travel funds
1 Month funded study trip to Japan
Thesis project from AAA 2002
Thanks for support and funding:
Carl Th. Dreyer's Fund
3 x Nielsen's Fund
Lemvig, Mûller og Munch's Fund