Category: tokyo

Hiroshi Nakamura & NAP Co., Ltd. House of Glittering Leaves….

Hiroshi Nakamura & NAP Co., Ltd. House of Glittering Leaves. Tokyo. Japan. structure design : RC + S structure. photos : Koji Fujii / Nacasa and Partners Inc.

Yashima Architect and Associates. Kamiogi house. Suginami-ku,…

Yashima Architect and Associates. Kamiogi house. Suginami-ku, Tokyo. Japan. photos: Yashima architect and associates / Shinkenchiku- Sha

Tokyo’s impermanent skinny house made to age well with…

Tokyo’s impermanent skinny house made to age well with owners by -video: Kirsten Dirksen/ youtube 

Inheritance taxes on land in Japan means plots often get smaller as they are passed on. This “divide and sell” phenomenon in Tokyo translates into some very tiny home sites. When architects Masahiro and Mao Harada were tasked with creating a home on a lot only 2 meters (6.5 feet) wide at its narrowest point, they chose to interpret small as “near” and use the small scale to their advantage…    

—> Mount Fuji Architects : http://fuji-studio.jp

Ryue Nishizawa. Moriyama Houses. Tokyo. Japan. video:…

Ryue Nishizawa. Moriyama Houses. Tokyo. Japan. video: Moriyama-San by Beka & Lemoine (  Ila Bêka and Louise Lemoine )  /vimeo. 

One week in the extraordinary-ordinary life of Mr. Moriyama, a Japanese art, architecture and music enlighted amateur who lives in one of the most famous contemporary Japanese architecture, the Moriyama house, built in Tokyo in 2005.

SANAA. ( Kazuyo Sejima and Ryue Nishizawa ). Moriyama Houses….

SANAA. ( Kazuyo Sejima and Ryue Nishizawa ). Moriyama Houses. Tokyo. Japan. photos: Iwan Baan

fuckyeahbrutalism: Library for the Japan Chem…

fuckyeahbrutalism:

Library for the Japan Chemical Association, Ochanomizu, Tokyo, Japan, 1961

(Nikken Architectural Company)

archimaps: The Tokyo Station under constructio…

archimaps:

The Tokyo Station under construction, Tokyo

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archimaps:

The auditorium of the Imperial University, Tokyo

House in Shakujii Park / Hitoshi Wakamatsu Arc…

House in Shakujii Park / Hitoshi Wakamatsu Architect + Associates

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Hitoshi Wakamatsu Architect + Associates

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