The Journal, Architecture

Inagawa Cemetery chapel

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Inagawa Cemetery is located on a steep site in the Hokusetsu Mountain Range of the Hyogo prefecture, approximately 40 kilometres north of Osaka. The cemetery is laid out across terraces and bisected by a monumental flight of steps leading up to a shrine at the highest point – an axis that orients the whole project.

Project start: 2013

Architect: David Chipperfield Architects

Photography: Keiko Sasaoka, Yuna Yagi

Imagery and Info via David Chipperfield

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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