NPO Voluntary Architects Network (VAN) + Shigeru Ban Architects have started to set up Paper Partition System (PPS) and cardboard...
The Japanese touring exhibition of “Paper Sanctuary” held in London. Place: MUJI Naoetsu (Joetsu city in Niigata) Duration: February 13...
January 13 – February 4, 2024 The Japanese touring exhibition of “Paper Sanctuary” held in London.The inaugural exhibition took place...
Disaster Relief Project for 2023 Hawaii-Maui Wildfires Dec.4th-Dec.7th 2023 Collaborators:Hawaii Off-GridUniversity of Hawaiʻi Maui CollegeSchool of Architecture University of Hawaiʻi...
A simple partition system, created by Shigeru Ban, is completed by draping fabric over frames made from paper tubes. This...
The prototype of Paper Temporary House for Korea is a simple structure with paper tubes as columns, paper honeycomb boards...
2023 Morocco Earthquake Disaster Relief Coordination : Fayçal Tiaïba / Laberinto and FenduqCooperation : National School of Architecture of Marrakech...
Exploiting the magnificent views of the Sea of Japan, the building is designed in a horizontal orientation, running parallel to...
August 28 – September 3, 2023 The Japanese touring exhibition of “Paper Sanctuary” held in London.The inaugural exhibition took place...
Styrofoam Housing SystemVoluntary Architects’ Network(VAN) + Shigeru Ban Architects are planning to locally produce SHS(Styrofoam Housing Sytem), a panel-type housing...
Somerset House 2023 At the London Design Biennale, Ban presented the Paper Partition System (PPS), a partition system which transforms...
The facility consists of a museum, 10 villa-style accommodations, and a restaurant on a 4.6ha site facing the Seto Inland...
Kentucky Owl Park is a project composed of rick houses for aging, a bottling center, a state-of-the-art distillery and offices...
This project is integrated into the realization of one of the nine residential towers of the master plan of‘Nieuw Zuid’...
Terrace House is a 19-story, 20-unit hybrid mass timber condominium, currently under construction. The building’s form is a direct response...
The site is located in the center of Hamburg at East area of Hafencity. The program of the competition asked...
Spazio 3118th-22nd April, 2023  Interior Concept from Shigeru Ban To best accentuate the beauty of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin Lamp,...
This project is the result of winning a competition to design a new cable car station in Monaco. The project...
This is a plan of an accommodation facility where guests can experience“zazen” on a small, lush site on Awaji Island....
Second project for “Shishi-iwa House” in Karuizawa. The simple two-story rectangular plan evolved from the very tight rectangular site. The...
On February 2, 2021, Voluntary Architects’ Network (VAN) demonstrated Paper Partition System at mock vaccination center in Komatsu, Ishikawa.Cooperated with:...
The restaurant is built in the midst of a large natural field and serves fresh vegetables from there. The thatched...
The name “JUURET”, meaning ROOTS in Finnish language suggests the concept of this building in many ways. The building inherits...
The project consists of a gut renovation of an existing landmarked commercial building, renowned for its ornate cast iron façade,...
Due to Japan’s excessive regulations against timber structures, it is impossible to build a “pure” mid-rise timber structure, so a...
Hamlet is a four-building complex that serves as an executive training center and accommodation built next to the Haesley Nine...
Situated on a prominent urban site, the Center’s simple, classic building forms serve to reflect the programmatic use of the...
VAN has developed the“Paper Partition System”to be used in order to prevent spreading of virus transmitted through droplets.  March 14th,–...
A grid was found to accommodate storage, display shelves, lighting, and air conditioning for the cafe’s needs, and the entire...
Voluntary Architects’ Network (VAN) and Shigeru Ban Architects provided 1300 units of Paper Partition System (PPS) as a relief to...
Villa-type accommodation facility planned in a vast forest of about 16,000m². With taking advantage of the shape of the land,...