15 May

Niji Architects uses steel components to build factory-like Boundary House


This house in Tokyo was constructed using an industrially manufactured steel framework and cladding, making …

10 May

Who Says Banks Have To Be Boring?


In the past few years, architect Emmanuelle Moreaux has designed four bright, cheery, and colourful …

07 May

An Interactive Look at Japan’s Tall Building History


A new research study conducted by the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH), entitled Tall …

04 May

Torafu Architects uses concrete, wood and gravel to define spaces inside AKQA's Tokyo offices


Multi-levelled surfaces of polished concrete, wood and white gravel mark out the different areas within …

04 May

light-filled green house by Maniera Architects and Associates


floor-to-ceiling glazing is utilized throughout the design offering inhabitants external views of a garden positioned …

03 May

A Hill On A House by Yuko Nagayama & Associates


Architects: Yuko Nagayama & Associates Location: Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan Area: 267 sqm Photographs: Daici Ano …

02 May

From the Desert to the City: An Interview with Wendell Burnette


Since childhood, growing up on a farm outside of Nashville, Wendell Burnette has been inspired by nature; …

26 Apr

Kentaro Ataka completes tunnel-shaped apartment complex


the five-storey scheme, located in tokyo, features large and distinctive apertures cut into its angled …

25 Apr

+node: A Cantilevered Home Stacked Like Building Blocks


+node is a Japanese house, designed by Keisuke Maeda of UID architects, that was built …

23 Apr

DEN-EN Office by AUAU


Architects: AUAU Location: Toyota, Aichi, Japan Architect In Charge: Akitoshi Ukai Area: 228 sqm Year: …