Sunday, February 28, 2021

Yatsushiro Monument Kilali



Day 45 of my first walk around Kyushu and it's time to head north out of yatsushiro towards Kumamoto City. My first stop is the Shinkansen station a little outside thye city, Shin Yatsushiro Station.


Standing in front of the station on the east side is Monument Kilali, a project of Kumamoto Artpolis.


It looks quite flimsy and is roughly the size and shape of a small house. Its not a building, though I guess it could be called a shelter. It seems to be made of steel but in fact is made of thin sheets of concrete.


It was built in 2004 and designed by the young architect Kumiko Inui. I liked it


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