When I was living and working in Tokyo two decades ago, the city was already overflowing with new styles, trends and designs. There was a high demand for all types of designers, but I hardly heard of any ‘gaikokujin’ designers living in Tokyo Continue Reading
Atsushi and Mayumi Kawamoto of mA-style are a young husband and wife team of architects who have already established themselves as the go-to designers in Shizuoka for stylish and individual architectures Continue Reading
K House is one of the few houses designed by architect Mikiko Endo. The interior is accentuated with exposed concrete and plywood surfaces Continue Reading
Long Tall House in Tokyo is a five-story basement home with three stories showing on the southwest side Continue Reading
It makes you smile, no?
Here is another project by Mikiko Endo Continue Reading
Like Whitney Houston sings in her 1986 song “Greatest Love of All,” I, too, want to believe the children are our future Continue Reading
Laurent Bruyere / ローラン・ブリュイエール (1964年12月12日 – 2008年11月17日) 「何か 面白いことを 一緒にやろうよ」 そんなメールのやりとりを何度かしただけ 一度も会う機会のないまま 昨晩 パリで 43歳という若さで逝ってしまった まだ これからだったのに ・合掌・ 謹んでご冥福をお祈り申し上げる photo: © Hajime Watanabe, all rights reserved.
There is a strong similarity among these four facades. The first building (1) is, of course, the famous Azuma House by Tadao Ando Continue Reading