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Y-3 / Komada Architects' Office

  • Architects: Komada Architects' Office
  • Location: Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, Japan
  • Architects: Takeshi Komada, Yuka Komada
  • Consultant: Yasushi Moribe
  • Area: 326.6 sqm
  • Project Year: 2009
  • Photographs: Toshihiro Sobajima

© Toshihiro Sobajima © Toshihiro Sobajima © Toshihiro Sobajima © Toshihiro Sobajima

© Toshihiro Sobajima
© Toshihiro Sobajima

From the architect. It is the lease collective housing built in Uehara, Shibuya-ku near by downtown of Tokyo. It aims at offering the open and free places fit for the state of new city privacy.

© Toshihiro Sobajima
© Toshihiro Sobajima

By hollowing a lattice-like walls at intersections, we make various and rich spaces in the limited interior. And the perimeter paneled by an aluminum sash altogether is  to produce the relation of "to see and to be seen" with the town.

First Floor Plan
First Floor Plan
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