Building and garden of maggi center
Place to stay which regains oneself original

Maggi West London
Building design: Rogers Stirk Harbour+Partners
Garden design: Dan Pearson
c nakasaandopatonazu Koji Fujii

We will be closed for the time being.
About future plan, please confirm on homepage of gyarariekuwaddo.


Exhibition which thinks about relationship of building space and garden through idea of maggi.

British maggi cancer care ring center (maggi center) is cancer patient and the family, place of free of charge consultation support for friend born from request of maggi K jienkusu of landscape gardener who died of cancer in 1995.
Nurse and psychology person specialized in cancer, dieticians are resident and support visitor like friend with medical knowledge. While we talk about anxiety that oneself has slowly, we regain original own power and become snuggery such as "second home" where we can find the joy of being alive.

Building of maggi which much celebrity architects participate in is known well, but plays a role important at all that garden carries concept of maggi center on.
In this exhibition, we think about relationship of building space and garden through idea of Maggie who emphasized the need of "garden which can feel relieved" which does not depend on the outside world. We investigate possibility of building design what kind of effect building space can bring in people's minds affected by cancer.

Place to stay - to regain building and garden - oneself of maggi center original

Exhibition period

From Wednesday, April 1, 2020 to Thursday, May 28 ※We may be changed by the future situation on the date.

Venue

Gallery A⁴ [gyarariekuwaddo] (the first floor of 1-1-1, Shinsuna, Koutou-ku Takenaka Corporation Tokyo Main Store)

Time

10:00-18:00 (until most whole day 17:00)

Closed days

Sundays and holidays

Admission charges

Free of charge

Display summary

・We introduce maggi center of each place mainly on photograph of building and garden. We reproduce a part of a part of the building of maggi West London (Richard Rogers design) and unusual winding garden (Dan Pearson design) following the entrance. In addition, we reproduce big kitchen table which is symbol of maggi center.
・We show videos conveying picture of garden of maggi West London of Dan Pearson design, slide show of building and garden of maggi of each place, state of maggi Tokyo.
・In space where building was united with nature, we hold introduction (the afternoon of Saturday) of maggi by medical staff of maggi Tokyo and mini-seminar (the weekdays uncertainty period) by the volunteer staff.

[going to postpone] From talk show "activity of garden of psychological meaning maggi Tokyo of garden and building"

* The date and time: Wednesday, April 8, 2020 18:00-20:00
* Venue: The second floor of Takenaka Corporation Tokyo Main Store A hall
* Lecturer:
Tsutomu Abe (architect)
Sachie Kurihara (maggi Tokyo psychology person)
Takako Fukamachi (garden designer)
Satoru Masaki (garden designer)
* Entrance fee: Free of charge
* Capacity: Application (first-come-first-served basis) before 100 important business
* Application: Please apply than application for official site form.

[going to postpone] Cinematograph + talk show from "gardening of garden designer to landscape"

* The date and time: Monday, April 13, 2020 18:00-20:30
* Venue: The second floor of Takenaka Corporation Tokyo Main Store A hall
* The screening: "FIVE SEASONS the gardens of piito audorufu" (Japanese subtitles version)
* Lecturer:
Eiko Hiraku (garden designer)
Keiko Yoshitani (garden designer)
* Entrance fee: 2,000 yen
* Capacity: Application (first-come-first-served basis) before 100 important business
* Application: Please apply than application for official site form.

Maggi Tokyo round-table discussion (introduction of maggi)

* The date and time: Every Saturday (except fourth Saturday) 13:00-17:00 during exhibition period
* Venue: gyarariekuwaddo
* Lecturer: Medical staff of maggi Tokyo

Maggi Tokyo table seminar (mini-seminar)

* The date and time: Weekdays (irregular holding) during exhibition period
※Please confirm the details in official site.
Period From Wednesday, April 1, 2020 to Thursday, May 28 ※Now temporary closing
Holding time 10:00-18:00 (until most whole day 17:00)
Holding place Gallery A⁴ [gyarariekuwaddo]
(the first floor of 1-1-1, Shinsuna, Koutou-ku Takenaka Corporation Tokyo Main Store)
Access Tokyo Metro Tozai Line "Toyocho Station" Exit 3 3-minute walk
Prices No charge for admission
Reference gyarariekuwaddo
Telephone: 03-6660-6011
URL concerned http://www.a-quad.jp/ (Gallery A⁴ official web site)
Remarks [closed days] Sundays and holidays
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