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Azuchi House / ALTS Design Office

  • 01:00 - 22 August, 2013
Azuchi House / ALTS Design Office
Courtesy of ALTS Design Office
Courtesy of ALTS Design Office
  • Architects

  • Location

    Shiga Prefecture, Japan
  • Design Team

    Sumiou Mizumoto, Yoshitaka Kuga
  • Area

    88.36 sqm
  • Project Year

    2013

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Azuchi House / ALTS Design Office, Courtesy of ALTS Design Office
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“It seem to be small space, but which cause to feel big. ”
“It seem to closed space, but which is opened to other space. ”
“It seem to be internal space, but which makes you feel being external space. ”

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Courtesy of ALTS Design Office

We have tried to include such as conflicting sensations, and create various and rich spaces. So we considered that "Make a ‘house’ in a house".

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Courtesy of ALTS Design Office

First, we designed inside liberating space like outside. Next, we designed a BOX (‘house ‘) enclose only the required privacy features in the house.

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Courtesy of ALTS Design Office

Thereby, small ‘house’ with different levels are appeared in the inside space, and which create a new space rich and diverse. These new spaces gently connect family relationship and make the boundaries vague.

First Floor Plan
First Floor Plan
Cite: "Azuchi House / ALTS Design Office" 22 Aug 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <http://www.archdaily.com/418403/azuchi-house-alts-design-office/>
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