Japanese Architectural Designs

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Japanese Architectural Designs

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Architectural Designs in Japan

We’ve selected what we feel are the key examples of Japanese Architectural Designs. e-architect cover completed buildings, new building designs, architectural exhibitions and competitions across Japan. The focus is on contemporary Japanese buildings but information on traditional Japanese buildings is also welcome.

We have 8 pages of Japanese Architecture selections.

Japanese Architecture : news + key projects

Japanese Buildings : A-D

Japanese Architecture Designs : E-G

Japanese Building Developments : H-I

Japanese Architecture Developments : J-L

Japanese Building Designs : M-N

Japanese Architectural Designs : O-R (this page)

Contemporary Japanese Buildings : S-Z

Japanese Architectural Designs

Architectural Designs in Japan – latest additions to this page, arranged chronologically:

Oshikamo House, Toyota, Mikawa, Aichi Prefecture, central Japan
Katsutoshi Sasaki + Associates
Oshikamo House
photograph : Toshiyuki Yano

Oshikamo House – 17 Jan 2012
The lot is located in a residential area and is surrounded by neighboring housings, with a mother’s house on its west. Requests for the house include: encourages the family to spend time together (rather than isolating anyone) / spatial / bright with plenty of natural light.

Ring Around a Tree, Fuji
Tezuka Architects
Fuji Kindergarten
photograph : Katsuhisa Kida

Ring Around a Tree

Major Architecture Designs in Japan, alphabetical:

Oki, Home
Nakayama Architects
Japanese house
photo from architect

Japanese house
On the corner, Youkaichi City, Japan
EASTERN design office
On the corner
photograph : Koichi Torimrua

Youkaichi City Apartments
Pagoda – Tower
Ikimono Architects+ others
Pagoda Tower
Ikimono Architect.+S.Koase+Maniackers Design

Pagoda Japan
Atelier Tekuto
Parabola house
image : Makoto Yoshida

Parabola house
Prada Store
Herzog and de Meuron
Prada Store Tokyo
picture © James Whitaker 2009

Prada Store Tokyo
Reflection of Mineral
Atelier Tekuto
Tokyo house
photo : Makoto Yoshida

Contemporary Japanese home
Residence in Kishigawa, Wakayama
Mitsutomo Matsunami Architects
Kishigawa House
image : Mitsutomo Matsunami

Kishigawa House
Residence in Matsugaoka, Hyogo
Mitsutomo Matsunami Architects
Residence in Matsugaoka
photo : Mitsutomo Matsunami

Matsugaoka House
Roof on the Hill, Takarazuka, near Osaka
Takarazuka Home
picture : Kai Nakamura

Roof on the Hill
Roomroom, Tokyo
Takeshi Hosaka Architects
photograph : Koji Fujii / Nacasa&Pertners Inc.

Itabashi House

More Japanese Architectural Designs online soon

Japanese Building Designs – No Images

Architecture Designs – O-R, alphabetical:

O Residence, Tokyo, Japan
Kisho Kurokawa

Odate – Hall, Odate Jukai Dome Park
Toyo Ito & Associates

Oita Agricultural Park, Hayami-gun
Toyo Ito & Associates

Okinawa Prefectural Government Headquarters, Okinawa
Kisho Kurokawa

Onobe House, Tokyo, Japan
Simon Conder Associates

Osaka Castle Pavilions – Toilets & Café, Osaka
Shuhei Endo

Osaka International Convention Centre, Osaka
Kisho Kurokawa

Osaka Prefectural Government Offices, Osaka
Kisho Kurokawa

Oshima Time Temple, Oshima, Toyama Prefecture
Benson + Forsyth

Ota-ku Resort Complex, Chisagata-gun
Toyo Ito & Associates

Park Museum City
Ushida Findlay Architects

Pavilion for Art Triennial, Niigata


PMT Building, Nagoya

Toyo Ito & Associates

Polyphony House, Osaka
Ushida Findlay Architects

Reihoku Community Hall
Atelier Hitoshi Abe

The Ring House, Karuizawa, Tokyo

Roof house
Tezuka Architects
see Fuji Kindergarten above page

Rooftecture S – house, Kobe, Osaka
Shuhei Endo

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Architecture in Japan

Japanese Architects

Kisho Kurokawa

Tokyo Architecture

Japan Architectural Tour

Buildings / photos for the Japanese Architectural Design page welcome

Japanese Architectural Designs