Designed by: Nick & Lee (in collaboration with Shozo Sato and the Japan House)
Dimensions: 12’ x 12’ x 11’
Finish: Exterior varnish (on redwood features), epoxy and varnish (bench)
Azumaya was built for the Japan House at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. The frame is built from reclaimed old-growth redwood timbers with ebony details, roof shakes are cedar, the bench is a redwood root with a redwood burl slab top. Azumaya sits on a hand brushed concrete pad.