Kyoto

Villa built on a small site wedged between the road and the river where standard elements of the ‘domestic cosmetic’ are absent

Villa built on a small site wedged between the road and the river where standard elements of the ‘domestic cosmetic’ are absent Architects: atelier BORONSKI Location: Kyoto, Japan Year: 2017 Photo courtesy: atelier BORONSKI Description: "On a typically small site wedged between the road and the river this...

One continuous space with no partitions between rooms covered into 13 gigantic white louvers

One continuous space with no partitions between rooms covered into 13 gigantic white louvers Architects: Fujiwaramuro Architects Location: Muko, Kyoto, Japan Year: 2012 Area: 1.076 ft²/ 100 m² Photo courtesy: Toshiyuki Yano Description: "The house is located in a neighborhood some distance to the south-west of an area...

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...

The Corner Contemporary House in Kitashirakawa by UME Architects

The Corner Contemporary House in Kitashirakawa by UME Architects Architects: UME Architects Location: Kyoto, Japan Year: 2015 Photo courtesy: Yasushi Ichikawa Description: “The site is located in Kitashirakawa, Kyoto adjacent to a stream, the Higashiyama mountains with its ‘Daimonji’ of ‘Gozan-no-Okuribi’ (a summer event in Kyoto) and has...

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