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so1archtect design the two-story wooden house built in Ashiya City in Hyogo Prefecture

so1archtect design the two-story wooden house built in Ashiya City in Hyogo Prefecture Architects: so1archtect Location: Ashiya, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan Year: 2016 Area: 1.722 ft²/ 160 m² Photography:© Yasunori Shimomura Description: "It is a two-story wooden house built in Ashiya City in Hyogo Prefecture. The site is in...

Swissôtel Nankai Osaka luxury apartment designed by Design Studio Crow

Swissôtel Nankai Osaka luxury apartment designed by Design Studio Crow Architects: Design Studio Crow Location: Osaka, Japan Year: 2016 Photo courtesy: Design Studio Crow ...

Home divided into two: area where each person spends time alone and where family gather

Home divided into two: area where each person spends time alone and where family gather Architects: Motoki Ishikawa Architect & Associates Location: Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan Year: 2014 Area: 1,152 ft²/ 107 m² Photo courtesy: Masao Nishikawa Description: "The project area is a residential area surrounding by buildings, including the...

Rectangular house opens wide towards the lake surface and surrounded by rich greenery

Rectangular house opens wide towards the lake surface and surrounded by rich greenery Architects: CAPD Location: Aichi Prefecture, Japan Year: 2016 Area: 1.722 ft²/ 160 m² Photo courtesy: Daisuke Shima / ad hoc inc Description: "It is a residential area near the prefectural capital location, but blessed with nature...

A Former “Kenban” Turned Into a Home

A Former “Kenban” Turned Into a Home Architects: PUDDLE Location: Hyogo Prefecture, Japan Year: 2016 Area: 2.971 ft²/ 276 m² Photo courtesy: Takumi Ota Description: "The Harmony between Architecture and Belongings across Time: A Former “Kenban” Turned Into a Home. Kinosaki Onsen, located in Hyogo Prefecture, is one of the...

Open space home with almost no privacy situated in a dense neighbourhood of Tokyo

Open space home with almost no privacy situated in a dense neighbourhood of Tokyo Architects: frontofficetokyo Location: Tokyo, Japan Year: 2016 Area: 1.292 ft²/ 120 m² Photo courtesy: Takumi Ota Description: "With a flag shaped site, bound on every side by close neighbors, the understandable instinct might be to...

Single-family house located in Tokyo built with severe restrictions on space of land and height

Single-family house located in Tokyo built with severe restrictions on space of land and height Architects: Satoru Hirota Architects Location: Tokyo, Japan Year: 2015 Area: 1.475 ft²/ 137 m² Photo courtesy: Satoru Hirota Architects Description: "This is the single-family house located in Tokyo. Restrictions on space of land and...

Kyoto Residence designed to enjoy as much as possible of the sunlight and the surroundings through the big windows

Kyoto Residence designed to enjoy as much as possible of the sunlight and the surroundings through the big windows Architects: EXH Design, Anoffice Location: Kyoto, Japan Year: 2016 Area: 1.302 ft²/ 121 m² Photo courtesy: Zhang Xi Description: "Mid of the local Japanese residential area in Kyoto, west side...

Old barn which used to store farming equipment converted into a home with a design office and a master bedroom

Old barn which used to store farming equipment converted into a home with a design office and a master bedroom Architects: Kichi Architectural Design Location: Ibaraki, Japan Year: 2013 Photo courtesy: Ippei Shinzawa Description: "This residence, consisting of a design office and a master bedroom, is the result...

“ondo” is a house with a cafe, having 3 floors, a basement and a roof terrace and faces one of the most famous parks...

“ondo” is a house with a cafe, having 3 floors, a basement and a roof terrace and faces one of the most famous parks in Tokyo Architects: MAMM DESIGN Location: Tokyo, Japan Year: 2015 Area: 958 ft²/ 89 m² Photo courtesy: Daici Ano Description: "“ondo” is a house with...

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