‘CUBE COURT HOUSE’ faces us with two contrasting sides: an intimate, introverted, closed house with courtyard and an outward looking, open glasshouse above.
‘House in Sakurashinmachi’ is a renovated housing project for two family generations. Existing structure is reinforced against earthquakes and extended.
‘Tama N’ is a renovation project of a a 25-year-old apartment. Single wooden wall is inserted into the unit that transforms conventional living quarters into an elegant space.
‘YURAS’ is an office project with a diagonally positioned new room spaces across the existing floor area that usefully divides it into work and common spaces.
‘BASE’ is a three-storey building located in Setagaya Ward in Tokyo. It consists of a small office on the first floor and living areas on 2nd and 3rd floor.
‘＋green’ is an organic restaurant near one of the largest parks in Tokyo. The restaurant has three basic functions: a takeout bistro, an organic food shop and a restaurant.
‘S HOUSE’ is a residence for three person family in the suburb of Tokyo, with form that is shaped by five different small boxes gathered at random that suppresses the overall scale of the building.
SunnyHills at Minami-Aoyama, designed by Kengo Kuma himself, is in the shape of a bamboo basket. It is built on a joint system called ‘Jiigoku-Gumi’, traditional method used in Japanese wooden architecture.
‘kap’ is a rental housing of three families located in an area of Tokyo crowded with small houses and apartments.
The focal point of the design for ‘salon des saluts’ was the relation between outside and inside, between the street and the wine bistro.
The project aimed to renovate a forty-year-old factory in an older district on the outskirts of central Tokyo. The factory consists of a ground floor…
‘Suspensions of space’ is renovation project of a second-hand house that was made by the two by four method. Architects designed only second floor in which young couple wanted to live with daughter.
Overview of the site Many buildings stand side by side in the shopping district near the train station. There were many partitioned tenement-houses in this…
Jugetsudo Kabukiza is located on 5th floor of Ginza Kabukiza and faces their rooftop garden. The tearoom, serving green teas and Japanese-style sweets, takes up…
A range of art books are the specialty at bookshop NADiFF a/p/a/r/t in Shibuya, Tokyo. We attempted to create a flow of people strolling through the space while browsing through books as they pleased.