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Kawaramachi Housing Project by Sachio Otani

Over time with the aging of the Japanese population, older people encountered loneliness, depression due to lack of close family ties. The issues also applied to the A-framed megastructure Kawaramachi housing project. By doubling its public space and transferring old interior A-frame space to a bigger A-framed campus, college and residence clashed into the new proposal bringing vitality back to the old community.