Here are some followups on our previous posts:
DesignTide Tokyo 2008 & Tokyo Design Week 2008 (10/30/08)
Our pics from DesignTide Tokyo 2008 is here. (it was too crowded…)
Δ , 2006 (10/28/08) »
You can see how the house is lived in here. (unfortunately, the images are small and low rez.)
Hyperbolic Paraboloids (10/20/08) »
You can see an image of the house with a car parked next to it at Judit Bellostes.
Dancing trees, Singing birds (10/04/08) »
I guess it’s time to take the myth away from this highly unique (and very popular) architecture. Here is the website of the developer of FLEG Bird Park a.k.a. “Dancing trees, Singing birds.”
Have you ever wondered why there are many houses with unusual shapes in Japan?
I am intrigued by the simple, modest and quiet facade of this house in Kanazawa, Japan Continue Reading
Does this look like inside a house made of…
Cuteness in Japanese culture is well known, and the word “kawaii” is even known outside the country. “Kakkoii” is another word that is equally important when Continue Reading
The bones of a rundown 150-year-old rice warehouse in Shimane Prefecture were carefully extracted and reconstructed 500 miles away in Tokyo’s fshionable Daikanyama district for designer Tokujin Yoshioka’s studio Continue Reading
Can you believe there are 9 units of apartements in this box? OK, each unit is Continue Reading
photo: © Nacása & Partners Inc.
This 120-year-old “minka” (a Japanese private house) in Shiga Prefecture not far from Kyoto was Continue Reading