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Normally Gero posts the images of cutting-edge architectures in Japan, but I found an eye-popping architecture this morning, which probably wouldn’t fit his taste. Just by curiosity, with a cup of morning coffee, I was browsing through the list of awardees of the Japan Institute of Architects Best Young Architect of the Year Award and found this among the 2003 awardees. You can get more images/information and links related (and unrelated) to this house here:

Natural Ellipse by Masaki Endoh: