This is a small outbuilding which has been extended and transformed into a house – now a bed and breakfast. The aim was to introduce steel sheets into the existing structure to create a mezzanine floor; the aim then was to extend these sheets outdoors in order to create a living room enclosed solely in glass which opens out generously into the natural surrounding environment Continue Reading
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The making of an iconic house in Yokohama, built in 2008.
Photo © Eiji Tomita
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(A Postcard from Jupiter Island, Florida)
Like driftwood collecting in courses on the beach, the house comfortably nestles in the interstices between waterfront and road along a narrow site on the northern coast of Jupiter Island.
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Who would think of designing a house around an event that takes place once a year? The owner wanted the house to be where his family and friends could enjoy the unobstructed view of the fireworks at Inuyama castle, which takes place in August every year Continue Reading