The American sculptor Isamu Noguchi once made a spiral in Carrara marble (and in black granite, too). Japanese architect Osamu Noguchi recently made a spiral using 2-by-4s. This is another house in Shinjyuku, Tokyo – after all, anything goes in this part of city, unabridged and uncensored.

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via DAT
Who: Osamu Noguchi
What: Single family residence
Where: Shionjyuku-ku, Tokyo
When: October 2006
How: Two-story w/basement, wood frame and reinforced concrete construction
Construction Area: 1,760 square feet (163.52m²)
Total Floor Area: 1,982 square feet (97.71m²)