The site for the Tokyo Parking Tower Competition is in the Minato area, an ‘interior vacuum’ that is currently used as a crossroads. The building should reactivate the entire area.
Hopscotch House in Saitama near Tokyo, Japan, by Hiramoto Design Studio, for a family who had lived individually and decided to live together under one roof.
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A library project by Sou Fujimoto Architects for one of the distinguished art universities in Japan: a new library building and refurbishment of the existing building into an art gallery, completed in 2010. The warm wooden interior provides enticing places to linger and read.
About 10,000 people use Ota City Station every day, but few people walk in front of the station, shopping streets are quiet. To try to bring life back in front of Ota Station akihisa hirata architecture office have designed Ota Art Museum & Library.
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Japan and its people have been at the forefront of a digital revolution since the past four or five decades. The country has long existed between two realms. On the one hand, we have the traditional “old world” of temples, tea ceremonies and calligraphic cherry blossoms.
The Japanese Sword Museum, designed by Maki and Associates, exhibiting some of the best swords in Japan over the last fifty years, has recently moved to a new site due to the physical deterioration of its previous home.
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Designed by Sasaki Architecture, Green Triangle – Aoyama 346 is a three-story office and retail complex in the Minami Aoyama area of Tokyo. The building is an interplay of green triangles, that articulate the spaces.
This is an interior renovation project of an existing two-story timber structure house in Tokyo which was built approximately 40 years ago. The clients, a young couple and the wife’s parents, were already living there before the renovation by tomomi kito architect & associates .
Mori Art Museum Design recently selected installation design studio ENESS to send their giant Bubble sculpture from Melbourne to Tokyo, Japan. The audience was encouraged to “please touch” the pulsating six meter-wide sculpture, which responded to human touch and closeness with light and sound.
This house, designed by Atelier TEKUTO, is situated in the center of Tokyo, on a site area of mere 66 sqm. The clients are a married couple both working in the field of chemistry, sharing a passion for architecture and art.