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Japanese Architect Tackles New Christchurch Cathedral


Offbeat  (tags: New Zealand, Christchurch, earthquake, Cathedral, architect, unlikely, Japanese, cardboard, Feb.22, temporary, structure, unusual )

Naoko
- 2712 days ago - asahi.com
A Japanese architect is using an unlikely construction material in his race against time to build a towering structure that will replace Christchurch Cathedral after an earthquake earlier this year ravaged the city icon.



   

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Roger G (148)
Sunday August 21, 2011, 4:22 pm
thanks
 

Jo Asprec (0)
Sunday August 21, 2011, 6:48 pm
Cardboard cathedral? Why not? Great idea for earthquake prone area.
 

Stuart C. (1)
Sunday August 21, 2011, 8:39 pm
i love it. creative cheap and temporary. keep it up
 

Regina P (65)
Monday August 22, 2011, 8:29 am
Noted., Very interesting. Thanks
 

Christia F (158)
Tuesday August 23, 2011, 5:35 pm
Noted.
 
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