Kisho Kurokawa – Nakagin Capsule (Japan)

The Nakagin Capsule Tower is a mixed-use residential and office tower designed by architect Kisho Kurokawa and located in Shimbashi, Tokyo, Japan. Project Details Project: Nakagin Capsule Other Names: Owner / Developer: Location: Japan, 〒104-0061 Tokyo, Chūō, Ginza, 8 Chome−16−10 中銀本社ビル中銀カプセルタワービル Architect: Kisho Kurokawa Year Completed: Country: Japan Website: Nakagin Capsule Gallery

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Tomecek Studio Architecture – Nederland Shipping Container House (US)

From Tomecek Studio Architecture The 1500 square foot residence is an exercise in reducing the average American home size while implementing environmentally sensitive strategies including recycled materials, green roofs and photovoltaics. The residence is anchored by an existing rock outcropping and takes full advantage of the distant ridge views to the south. The main floor…

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a-dlab – The Re-wrapped House (Singapore)

From the Architect This quiet low-rise cul-de-sac of semi detached houses at Jalan Binchang is similar to many in Singapore.  Constructed mostly in the 1970’s, the pairs of two storey brick houses are now at the stage in their building lifespan where renovation is eminent.  The designers saw the development of the quaint neighborhood and…

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Hayato Komatsu Architects – Imabari House (Japan)

A two-storey residence located in Imabari, Ehime Japan designed by Hayato Komatsu Architects.It has two gardens that is partially enclosed for privacy at the same time provides natural lighting and ventilation for the house. Project Details Project: Imabari House Owner: Location: Imabari, Ehime, Japan Architect: Hayato Komatsu Architects Year Completed: 2012 Country: Japan Imabari House Gallery Plans

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