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SHINBOHON・HOUSE・K / Yuichi Yoshida & Associates

22:00 - 14 March, 2017
SHINBOHON・HOUSE・K  / Yuichi Yoshida & Associates, © Kenta Hasegawa
© Kenta Hasegawa

© Kenta Hasegawa              © Kenta Hasegawa              © Kenta Hasegawa              © Kenta Hasegawa              +29

ŌYANE / DO.DO.

19:00 - 14 March, 2017
ŌYANE / DO.DO., © Takumi Ota
© Takumi Ota

© Takumi Ota © Takumi Ota © Takumi Ota © Takumi Ota +29

  • Architects

  • Location

    859-3701, Japan
  • Architect in Charge

    Kei Harada
  • Area

    140.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2016
  • Photographs

Floating Sleeping Capsules to Provide Overnight Transport to Dutch-Themed Japanese Amusement Park

16:20 - 8 March, 2017
Floating Sleeping Capsules to Provide Overnight Transport to Dutch-Themed Japanese Amusement Park , The capsules will slowly float 3.75 miles to the island overnight
The capsules will slowly float 3.75 miles to the island overnight

It’s an age old question: How do you transport visitors to your Dutch-themed Amusement Park located four miles off the coast of Japan while also providing them with a place to sleep under the night sky?

Okay, age-old it isn’t – but it was the scenario facing the Huis Ten Bosch theme park in Sasebo, Japan, who recently acquired a 420,000 square-foot-island off the coast of the Nagasaki Prefecture. Their proposed solution? A fleet of floating capsules capped with a glass-roofed sleeping chamber that will slowly float overnight to the island housing new adventure-type attractions.

TM Headquarters / Jun Murata

19:00 - 2 March, 2017
TM Headquarters / Jun Murata, © Jun Murata
© Jun Murata

© Jun Murata © Jun Murata © Jun Murata © Jun Murata +20

  • Architects

  • Location

    Osaka, Osaka Prefecture, Japan
  • Area

    147.36 m2
  • Project Year

    2016
  • Photographs

Terada House / Mizuno architecture design association

19:00 - 27 February, 2017
Terada House / Mizuno architecture design association, © Yoshiharu Hama / Studio melos
© Yoshiharu Hama / Studio melos

© Yoshiharu Hama / Studio melos © Yoshiharu Hama / Studio melos © Yoshiharu Hama / Studio melos © Yoshiharu Hama / Studio melos +21

Hafye / CUBO design architect

20:00 - 22 February, 2017
Hafye / CUBO design architect, © Hiroshi Ueda
© Hiroshi Ueda

© Hiroshi Ueda © Hiroshi Ueda © Hiroshi Ueda © Hiroshi Ueda +29

  • Architects

  • Location

    Odawara, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan
  • Architect in Charge

    Hitoshi Saruta
  • Area

    187.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2016
  • Photographs

Ouchi / HIBINOSEKKEI + Youji no Shiro + Kids Design Labo

20:00 - 19 February, 2017
Ouchi / HIBINOSEKKEI + Youji no Shiro + Kids Design Labo, © Taku Hibino / HIBINOSEKKEI -  Youji no Shiro
© Taku Hibino / HIBINOSEKKEI - Youji no Shiro

© Taku Hibino / HIBINOSEKKEI -  Youji no Shiro © Taku Hibino / HIBINOSEKKEI -  Youji no Shiro © Taku Hibino / HIBINOSEKKEI -  Youji no Shiro © Taku Hibino / HIBINOSEKKEI -  Youji no Shiro +23

Nionohama Apartment House Renovation / ALTS Design Office

19:00 - 16 February, 2017
Nionohama Apartment House Renovation / ALTS Design Office, © Fuji-Shokai / Masahiko Nishida
© Fuji-Shokai / Masahiko Nishida

© Fuji-Shokai / Masahiko Nishida © Fuji-Shokai / Masahiko Nishida © Fuji-Shokai / Masahiko Nishida © Fuji-Shokai / Masahiko Nishida +20

Hair Salon in Nakazaki / Shimpei Oda Architect's Office

20:00 - 14 February, 2017
Hair Salon in Nakazaki / Shimpei Oda Architect's Office, © Norihito Yamauchi
© Norihito Yamauchi

© Norihito Yamauchi © Norihito Yamauchi © Norihito Yamauchi © Norihito Yamauchi +22

Olioli / Seets + Spectacle

22:00 - 13 February, 2017
Olioli / Seets + Spectacle, Courtesy of Japan Architecture
Courtesy of Japan Architecture

Courtesy of Japan Architecture Courtesy of Japan Architecture Courtesy of Japan Architecture Courtesy of Japan Architecture +8

  • Architects

  • Location

    Mitaka, Tokyo, Japan
  • Architects in Charge

    Hiroyuki Kamei, Etsuko Hirose
  • Area

    96.38 m2
  • Project Year

    2014

Toranoko Nursery / Takashige Yamashita Office

19:00 - 13 February, 2017
Toranoko Nursery / Takashige Yamashita Office, ©  Kenichi Suzuki
© Kenichi Suzuki

©  Kenichi Suzuki ©  Kenichi Suzuki ©  Kenichi Suzuki ©  Kenichi Suzuki +22

These Watercolors Capture the Unsung Architecture of Tokyo's Eclectic Storefronts

14:30 - 13 February, 2017
© Mateusz Urbanowicz
© Mateusz Urbanowicz

A renowned symbol of the modern world, Tokyo is a city commonly associated with bright lights, innovative technology and sleek buildings. So when Polish artist Mateusz Urbanowicz first moved to Tokyo, he was taken aback by the number of old, architecturally eclectic storefronts that continued to flourish within the city.

“When I moved to Tokyo, more than 3 years ago I was really surprised that upon my walks I encountered so many shops still in business in really old buildings,” Urbanowicz explains. “Differently to Kobe, where the earthquake wiped out a lot of these old downtown houses and shops, in Tokyo they still survive.”

Inspired by the buildings’ resilience and their unique architectural features, Urbanowicz set out to document the storefronts in a series of watercolor illustrations, capturing the process through making-of videos.

Kobayashi hair salon from Sanbanchyo district. Image © Mateusz Urbanowicz Chinese food restaurant from around the Takadanobaba district and Miyake bicycle shop based on shops from Kagurazaka and Kichijyouji. Image © Mateusz Urbanowicz Noike sushi restaurant from Yanaka district. Image © Mateusz Urbanowicz Nakashimaya Japanese sake shop from Mejiro district and Kitchen Kuku restaurant from Kichijyouji district. Image © Mateusz Urbanowicz +7

House in Ashiya / so1archtect

20:00 - 6 February, 2017
House in Ashiya / so1archtect, © Yasunori Shimomura
© Yasunori Shimomura

© Yasunori Shimomura       © Yasunori Shimomura       © Yasunori Shimomura       © Yasunori Shimomura       +22

  • Architects

  • Location

    Ashiya, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan
  • Architect in Charge

    Soichi Yamasaki
  • Area

    159.77 m2
  • Project Year

    2016
  • Photographs

Garden House Shirowa / Szki Architects

20:00 - 4 February, 2017
Garden House Shirowa / Szki Architects, © Katsuya Suzuki
© Katsuya Suzuki

© Katsuya Suzuki © Katsuya Suzuki © Katsuya Suzuki © Katsuya Suzuki +15

  • Architects

  • Location

    Omaezaki, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan
  • Architect in Charge

    Katsuya Suzuki
  • Area

    83.52 m2
  • Project Year

    2013
  • Photographs

Hermès Gion-mise / ODS

19:00 - 1 February, 2017
Hermès Gion-mise  / ODS, © Takumi Ota
© Takumi Ota

© Takumi Ota © Takumi Ota © Takumi Ota © Takumi Ota +15

  • Architects

  • Location

    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan
  • Design

    Koichiro Oniki
  • Area

    212.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2016
  • Photographs

House Jodai / Kenta Eto atelier

20:00 - 30 January, 2017
House Jodai  / Kenta Eto atelier, © Toshiyuki Yano
© Toshiyuki Yano

© Toshiyuki Yano © Toshiyuki Yano © Toshiyuki Yano © Toshiyuki Yano +34

House in Mukainada / FujiwaraMuro Architects

23:00 - 26 January, 2017
House in Mukainada  / FujiwaraMuro Architects, © Toshiyuki Yano
© Toshiyuki Yano

© Toshiyuki Yano               © Toshiyuki Yano               © Toshiyuki Yano               © Toshiyuki Yano               +24

Court House / KOIZUMISEKKEI

19:00 - 26 January, 2017
Court House / KOIZUMISEKKEI, © Toshiyuki Yano
© Toshiyuki Yano

© Toshiyuki Yano © Toshiyuki Yano © Toshiyuki Yano © Toshiyuki Yano +19

  • Architects

  • Location

    Shizuoka, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan
  • Architect in Charge

    Shuichiro Koizumi
  • Construction

    Kuwataka Kensetsu
  • Area

    132.01 m2
  • Project Year

    2015
  • Photographs