GOOD DESIGN AWARD

Keyword
Year awarded
To
Special Award
Company Info

2017

GOOD DESIGN|グッドデザイン金賞

Award-winning item
Perpetual memorial tomb [& (Ando)]
Principal implementing business
Shodaiji
Category
Equipment for public facilities and furniture for public
Company(Nationality)
Tegami-dera Shodai-ji (Japan)
Award Number
17G030204
Outline of Good Design Award winners
Outline of Good Design Award winners 2017

Outline* The shown information is the one as of the awarded date and might has been changed.

Outline

& (Ando: Relief) reforms the traditional way, "Protecting a grave by family in same family register". / & is a special grave for two people. / & has no restriction on the relationship of two people (husband and wife/a couple/friends/same gender). / & does not require succession without concern about maintenance and management. / & is a white and marble grave with refreshing image. / The shape of & is a simple cylinder implying holding, touching each other, and easy to talk. / & allows various layouts regardless of site shapes or lots of cemetery.

Producer

INOUE JOJI, Head priest of Shodaiji

Designer

Shoji Oshio + UA architects

押尾章治

More information

http://ohakanonayami.com/and/

Already on the market
2016/10
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