Photo © Shinji Miyamoto
 
Here is a house with a sunken roof. Katsutoshi Sasaki‘s very short comment on the house is “A space with zero ceiling height.” I believe this young architect has a great sense of humor, and that’s what I like about his work.

 

 

 

Photos © Shinji Miyamoto
 
Who: Katsutoshi Sasaki
What: Expansion of a single family residence
Where: Shioya-gun, Tochigi
When: August 2004
How: One-story reinforced concrete construction
Site Area: 36,450 square feet
Construction Area: 661 square feet
Total Floor Area: 554 square feet