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JIKKA by Issei Suma

The site is located at the top of the mountain ridge, which the top has been cut off and flattened by the previous owner. The newly-built consists of 5 huts varying in size and height which recalls the former ridge top. It is a final abode for the clients – two ladies in their 60’s. A social worker and a cook – where they will give and serve the community until the end of their remaining lives. Spaces are unembellished as a primitive hut. Concrete walls, floors and table. Thier kitchen is open to the public, functioning as a lunchtime restaurant using local products. Meals are also delivered to elderly living alone in the local community.

Photography by Takumi Ota

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