1968 – Friends School (Furendo Gakuen) – Hiroshi Oe

The Friends School is the only Quaker school in Japan. Today it is a high school for 800 girls. The pleasant and welcoming modernist architecture by Hiroshi Oe consists of a skillful combination of rough brick and painted white concrete. Important elements are the inviting and light verandas on the south facade. The building is registered as one of the 100 best representatives of modern architecture in Japan.


Name: Friends School (Furendo Gakuen)│Type: Education│Architect: Hiroshi Oe│Completed: 1968

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