Japan has learned many lessons in the wake of the devastating earthquake and tsunami that struck on March 11, 2011. This series examines forward-looking projects that are benefiting from those lessons.
- Itō Toyoo and the “Minna No Ie” Project
The Minna No Ie project is an attempt to consider what the architectural profession can do to assist reconstruction efforts in regions of Japan impacted by the 2011 earthquake and tsunami. Katō Jun, a writer specializing in architecture, met with Itō Toyoo, the driving force of the project, to find out more.