japanese practice koji kakiuchi / yaomitsu designing department has completed 'hut', 
a small elevated shelter on a slope of a forest in nara, japan. exploring the elements of
a torri corridor - a traditional gateway to a shrine - the design utilizes a rhythmic composition 
of pillars and beams to create a simple space that connects the inhabitant with the forest. 

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