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New Artist Residency In Senegal / Toshiko Mori

New Artist Residency In Senegal / Toshiko Mori

THREAD, Sinthian, 2015 - Toshiko Mori Architect

The unique design of this cultural center in Senegal invites the community to use the space and encourages artists to embrace their surroundings.

THREAD: Artists Residency in Senegal by Toshiko Mori | http://www.yellowtrace.com.au/artists-residency-senegal-toshiko-mori-architects/

Artists Residency in Senegal by Toshiko Mori Architects.

Beautiful architecture using the local building materials & construction in West Africa - Artists Residency in Senegal by Toshiko Mori

Sinthian village, Senegal THREAD New Artist Residency and cultural center TOSHIKO MORI

The rural village of Sinthian in south-eastern Senegal will be the setting for an exciting new cultural centre, conceived and funded by the Josef and Anni Albers Foundation in Connecticut in collaboration with a local leader in Sinthian.

THREAD: Artists' Residence & Cultural Center, Senegal

THREAD: Artists' Residence & Cultural Center, Senegal

Cleaning in Artist Residency and Cultural Center THREAD, Sinthian / Sénégal

Cleaning in Artist Residency and Cultural Center THREAD, Sinthian / Sénégal

Cultural Center in Senegal Connects Local and International Art - http://freshome.com/cultural-center-in-senegal/

THREAD: Artist Residency and Cultural Center, Sinthian, Senegal “Designed pro-bono by Toshiko Mori Architect, Thread combines local materials and building customs with an innovative design and.

Artists Residency in Senegal by Toshiko Mori Architects.

Artists Residency in Senegal by Toshiko Mori Architects.

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Traditional construction techniques and materials such as bamboo, brick and straw were combined with innovative design solutions in Toshiko Mori Architects’ Thread, an artists’ residence commissioned by the Josef and Anni Albers Foundation and built in a rural village in Senegal. #architecture

Image 70 of 106 from gallery of The Aga Khan Award for Architecture Announces 2016 Shortlist. Thread: Artist Residency and Cultural Center, Sinthian, Senegal, Toshiko Mori Architects. Image Courtesy of The Aga Khan Award for Architecture

New Artist Residency in Senegal / Toshiko Mori Architects; Iwan Baan Photography 2015  the customary pitches roof is inverted and will be capable of collecting approximately 40% of the villagers domestic water usage in fresh rainfall.  #ToshikoMori #IwanBaan #Architecture #Design #Architecture_LEAD #Sustainability #community #Sinthian #Senegal Re-post by Hold With Hope

New Artist Residency in Senegal / Toshiko Mori Architects; Iwan Baan Photography 2015 the customary pitches roof is inverted and will be capable of collecting approximately of the villagers domestic water usage in fresh rainfall.

Centro Cultural THREAD, Sinthian, Senegal - Toshiko Mori Architect - © Iwan Baan

Centro Cultural THREAD, Sinthian, Senegal - Toshiko Mori Architect - © Iwan Baan

Artists Residency in Senegal by Toshiko Mori Architects.

Artists Residency in Senegal by Toshiko Mori Architects.

Lightly touching the West African earth it serves, this Arts Centre in Senegal by Toshiko Mori is a sensitive response to the area's unforgiving terrain.