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Residential Interior, Tadao Ando’s Pringiers House (2011)*

Artist/Designer: Tadao Ando

Project Location: Sri Lanka

Figure 1: Tadao Ando House. Source: Amy Frearson, House in Sri Lanka by Tadao Ando, photographed by Edmund Sumnner. 2011, Digital Image. Available from Dezeen. ( Source | Accessed : October 28, 2013 | Photographer: Edmund Sumner )

Modern, Contemporary

Primary Material(s):
Concrete, Metal

Residential Structure

Related Website(s):

Significant Date(s):
21st Century

Additional Information:
Publications/Texts in Print:
Andō, Tadao, and Yukio Futagawa. Tadao Ando: house in Sri Lanka, Mirissa, Sri Lanka, 2004-08: house in Monterrey, Monterrey, Mexico, 2006-11. Tokyo: A.D.A. Edita Tokyo, 2012.

Furuyama, Masao and Tadao Ando. Tadao Ando:1941; The Geometry of Human Space. Koln: Taschen, 2006.

Andō, Tadao, and Philip Jodidio. Tadao ando: complete works 1975-2014. Köln: Taschen, 2014.

Significant Staff/Designers:
Kiyoshi Aoki and Yukio Tanaka- Assisted in concrete casting
Hidehiro Yano - Project
PWA Architects - Mediator

Significant Dates:
2004- Construction interrupted due to damage from tsunami.
2011- Construction completed.

Tadao Ando, concrete, modern architecture, contemporary architecture, Mirissa, Sri Lanka, residential, coastal architecture, coastal interiors, indian ocean

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