Inspiration 001: An Obvious and Amazing Design for a Kindergarten

While this blog is dedicated to the use of modular construction for single family dwellings, I will occasionally share inspirational architecture that, according to me, _should_ be shared! Ok?

So here is the structure of a kindergarten in Tokyo:

japan_kindergarten

More photos.

And here is a Ted Talk by the architect, :

It is worthwhile to watch the entire talk. Once you see the circular form in action it becomes such an obvious solution to the problem of the overabundance of childhood energy: the children circle back to the right place! Duh!

So brilliant.

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