Thursday, May 13, 2010

PENNA + MACHADO COELHO - JAPANESE MEMORIAL


Gustavo Penna + Mariza Machado Coelho - Japanese Memorial at Pampulha Ecological Park, Belo Horizonte MG, Brazil


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The building is conformed by curved walls that define the different opened and closed spaces. The pavilion is like a bridge crossing the rectangular pond


View of the curved wall and ramp that lead to the Japanese Memorial


Access to the Japanese Memorial


Curved ramp from the entrance of the pavilion


Interior view of the Japanese Memorial designed by Paulo Pederneiras