‘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.
‘KAWATE’ is a house located in the city of Gifu. Cantilevered out over the lawn, half of the building is stepped up 1.4m, creating a sheltered alcove beneath.
‘Slit House’ uses its narrow and long site to create facade with vertical slits that replace usual windows. Conceptual sculpturing of its outer walls fills the house with light.
‘F-WHITE’ is an independent one-storied residence with a courtyard for a single family. They requested a house with sense of family unity and spaciousness at the same time.
‘Dogsalon in Oita’ is located on a long, thin lot surrounded by rice fields. This combined residence and dog salon has a symbolic shape that turns the building itself into a sign for the business.
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.
We are convinced that architecture is a means to find to love the environment and have been in quest for creating architecture to make the…
‘villa kanousan’ is a weekend cottage situated within the deep mountains area of midland of Bousou Peninsula. The site is located on Kanou Mountain, Kimitsu City.
The focal point of the design for ‘salon des saluts’ was the relation between outside and inside, between the street and the wine bistro.
‘White Cave House’ is a massive volume with engraved voids interconnected in the shape of a kinked tube. The connection of voids – we call it Cave – is the theme of this house.
‘House in Nipponbashi’ was built on an extremely small plot of land in downtown Osaka. Its 2.5 m wide facade fills the entire front of the site.
“It seem to be small space, but which cause to feel big.” “It seem to closed space, but which is opened to other space.” “It…
‘Yokohama apartment’ is a residential complex consisting of semi public courtyard canopied by four one-room units for young artists.