Tezuka Architects

Tokyo | Since 1994

Fuji Kindergarten

Tachikawa near Tokyo | Japan | Completed 2007

Tezuka Architects-Fuji Kindergarten
photographer: Katsuhisa Kida/FOTOTECA
Tezuka Architects-Fuji Kindergarten
photographer: Tezuka Architects
Tezuka Architects-Fuji Kindergarten
photographer: Tezuka Architects
A kindergarten in the shape of a oval with a perimeter of 183m, made for 500 children. It is conceived as a single village.

The interior is an integrated space softly partitioned with furniture. Projecting through the roof deck are three preserved zelkova trees 25m in height.

total floor area:1304.01m2
constructor:Takenaka Corporation

Design team:

Architects: Tezuka Architects, MASAHIRO IKEDA co.,ltd
Creative Director: Kashiwa Sato
Lighting Designer: Masahide Kakudate/Lighting Architect&Associates

Tezuka Architects-Fuji Kindergarten
photographer: Katsuhisa Kida/FOTOTECA
Tezuka Architects-Fuji Kindergarten
photographer: Katsuhisa Kida/FOTOTECA
Tezuka Architects-Fuji Kindergarten
photographer: Tezuka Architects
Tezuka Architects-Fuji Kindergarten
photographer: Tezuka Architects
Tezuka Architects-Fuji Kindergarten
photographer: Katsuhisa Kida/FOTOTECA
Tezuka Architects-Fuji Kindergarten
photographer: Tezuka Architects
Tezuka Architects-Fuji Kindergarten
photographer: Katsuhisa Kida/FOTOTECA
Tezuka Architects-Fuji Kindergarten
photographer: Tezuka Architects