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Vol.31

Remodel MACHIYA

2018,10,7

TODAY’S GENIUS

Stephen Crete

Stéphane Crété is a French architect living in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

After its studies at National School of Architecture and Landscape of Bordeaux, he got experience abroad,
working as an architect in Madagascar for one year and then in Vietnam for an international office, for two years.
He established SCA studio in Cambodia in 2010. At different scales,
he seeks to develop an architecture in-situ by placing his projects in their geographical and social context.

In 2016, he came to Shikoku to walk the O-Henro-michi and strengthened its interest into Japanese culture and Japanese people.

With MACHIYA-NO-OSHIE, it is the third time he develops a project within a machiya in Kyoto.
""After its studies at National School of Architecture and Landscape of Bordeaux, he got experience abroad,
working as an architect in Madagascar for one year and then in Vietnam for an international office, for two years.
He established SCA studio in Cambodia in 2010. At different scales,
he seeks to develop an architecture in-situ by placing his projects in their geographical and social context.

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Campton Nishijin -Arima-

Campton renovates traditional kyo-machiya and provites it as accommodations.
At this time, Campton remodeled kyomachiya built 130 years ago
and has opened accommodations called Campton Nishijin -Arima-.
It is nostalgic and new space that uses traditional furniture and advanced equipment with respect.
https://kyoto-campton.com
Shigeyoshi

Vol.31