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— by Philip Stevens: kengo kuma and associates (KKAA) has completed a building in japan’s nagano prefecture that integrates a store, a restaurant, and a range of outdoor activities. designed for snow peak, an outdoor lifestyle brand, the ‘landstation’ aims to catalyze the economic development of hakuba — a village in the japanese alps that hosted the 1998 winter olympics. the project follows a mobile home that kengo kuma designed for snow peak in 2016…

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