HOME-FOR-ALL Soma City, a project commissioned for the HOME-FOR-ALL NPO in the aftermath of the devastating 2011 Tohoku earthquake, was completed in Summer 2015. The Soma City HOME-FOR-ALL offers a safe place where children can play and a community can come together.   The project was funded by donations made through T-Point Japan, generous individual donations, product and material donations - and all professional work was undertaken pro-bono. 
       
     
  Location -   Sumida Park, Kitaiibuchi, Soma-shi, Fukushima   Principal Use  - Children's Play Area   Total Floor Area -  152.87 sqm   
       
     
 Soma City HOME-FOR-ALL won the 2016 World Architectural Festival 'Culture' Category. Congratulations to the whole team who made this project possible including Toyo Ito Architects and Associates, HOME-FOR-ALL NPO, Arup Japan and the construction company Shelter.
       
     
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 Copyright © Koichi Torimura
       
     
 HOME-FOR-ALL Soma City, a project commissioned for the HOME-FOR-ALL NPO in the aftermath of the devastating 2011 Tohoku earthquake, was completed in Summer 2015. The Soma City HOME-FOR-ALL offers a safe place where children can play and a community can come together.   The project was funded by donations made through T-Point Japan, generous individual donations, product and material donations - and all professional work was undertaken pro-bono. 
       
     

HOME-FOR-ALL Soma City, a project commissioned for the HOME-FOR-ALL NPO in the aftermath of the devastating 2011 Tohoku earthquake, was completed in Summer 2015. The Soma City HOME-FOR-ALL offers a safe place where children can play and a community can come together. 

The project was funded by donations made through T-Point Japan, generous individual donations, product and material donations - and all professional work was undertaken pro-bono. 

  Location -   Sumida Park, Kitaiibuchi, Soma-shi, Fukushima   Principal Use  - Children's Play Area   Total Floor Area -  152.87 sqm   
       
     

Location -  Sumida Park, Kitaiibuchi, Soma-shi, Fukushima

Principal Use - Children's Play Area

Total Floor Area - 152.87 sqm

 

 Soma City HOME-FOR-ALL won the 2016 World Architectural Festival 'Culture' Category. Congratulations to the whole team who made this project possible including Toyo Ito Architects and Associates, HOME-FOR-ALL NPO, Arup Japan and the construction company Shelter.
       
     

Soma City HOME-FOR-ALL won the 2016 World Architectural Festival 'Culture' Category. Congratulations to the whole team who made this project possible including Toyo Ito Architects and Associates, HOME-FOR-ALL NPO, Arup Japan and the construction company Shelter.

SOMA .038.jpeg
       
     
SOMA .035.jpeg
       
     
SOMA .014.jpeg
       
     
SOMA .027.jpeg
       
     
SOMA .026.jpeg
       
     
 Copyright © Koichi Torimura
       
     

Copyright © Koichi Torimura