Local woven bamboo mat was used to direct smoke to the vents
Compound lacked drainage system.
Soiled water from bathroom and kitchen
flooded the surrounding plains
Boy's Bathroom - 2013
Concrete structure and rock infill
The existing sanitary facilities at Yayasan Bethel were narrow and dark. There were also no proper drainage system in place. which resulted in accumulation of water and dirt. The new bathroom and toilet addresses basic needs of increase units, good lighting and privacy.
The Bathroom consist of a concrete structure with a limestone infill. The limestone rock infills provides breath ability and helps keep the toilet cool in the day
DESIGN & BUILD
Yayasan Bethel Wainapu, Sumba Island, Indonesia
2014 Planning for Continuity
NUS Summer Studio 2011, 2013
led by Advisor/Tutor Kazuhiro Nakajima
Kitchen/ Back of House - 2011
This Project involves an alternation of existing kitchen building. The lack of openings resulted bad ventilation and lighting. We decided to build on th existing structure and create a large roof overhead to create a gathering place for the caretakers of the orphanage while they cook and clean.
Crushed limestone infill