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Tezuka Architects

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With spatial designs that are skillfully integrated with the outside environment, Takaharu Tezuka and Yui Tezuka from designs range from private houses to community buildings. Their most important works are; the Roof House, in which daily life expands onto the roof. Echigo Matsunoyama Museum of Natural Science, which can be buried under 5m of snow. Fuji Kindergarten takes the form of a 200m-circumference oval-shaped roof space. In Woods of Net, 589 timber members are piled up to create a 320 cubic meter space to enclose the artwork.

Woods of Net / Tezuka Architects

Woods of Net / Tezuka Architects / TIS & PARTNERS, photo by Abel Erazo
Woods of Net / Tezuka Architects / TIS & PARTNERS, photo by Abel Erazo

During this last few months we have presented you several works by the japanese office Tezuka Architects. The houses have very strong concepts, tied to different ways of inhabiting these projects designed specifically for each client. Now we present you Woods of Net, a permanent pavilion for japanese net artist Toshiko Horiuchi Macadam, in collaboration with structural engineers TIS & PARTNERS. The pavilion is located at the Hakone Open-Air Museum, a unique open museum located in one of the most visited tourist spots in Japan. Woods of Net was added to the collection of art works as part of their 40th anniversary. After the break, the architects description of the pavilion with photos by Abel Erazo.

Wall less house / Tezuka Architects

  • Architects: Tezuka Architects
  • Location: Setagaya, Tokyo, Japan
  • Architects: Takaharu+Yui Tezuka, Masahiro Ikeda, Makoto Takei
  • Structural Desing: Ove Arup & Partners Japan Limited
  • Structure: Steel
  • Lighting Design: Masahide Kakudate (Masahide Kakudate Lighting Architect & Associates, Inc.)
  • Principal Use: Residence
  • Building Site: Setagaya-ku, Tokyo, Japan
  • Construction: Matsumoto Corporation
  • Design Period: 2000.4-2000.12
  • Area: 0.0 sqm
  • Project Year: 2012

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Roof House / Tezuka Architects

  • Architects: Tezuka Architects
  • Location: Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan
  • Architects: Tezuka Architects - Takaharu+Yui Tezuka, Masahiro Ikeda, Daisuke Sanada
  • Architectural And Structural Desing: Tezuka Architects + MASAHIRO IKEDA co., ltd
  • Structure: Wood
  • Lighting Design: Masahide Kakudate (Masahide Kakudate Lighting Architect & Associates, Inc.)
  • Principal Use: Residence
  • Building Site: Hatano-shi, Kanagawa, Japan
  • Construction: Isoda
  • Design Period: 2000.3-2000.8
  • Area: 298.59 sqm
  • Project Year: 2009

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House to catch the forest / Tezuka Architects

  • Architects: Tezuka Architects
  • Location: Chino, Nagano Prefecture, Japan
  • Architects:  Tezuka Architects -Takaharu+Yui Tezuka, Masahiro Ikeda, Makoto Takei, Ryuya Maio
  • Architectural And Structural Desing: Tezuka Architects + MASAHIRO IKEDA co., ltd
  • Structure: Wood
  • Lighting Design: Masahide Kakudate (Masahide Kakudate Lighting Architect & Associates, Inc.)
  • Principal Use: Weekend House
  • Building Site: Chino-shi, Nagano, Japan
  • Construction: Kitano Kensetsu
  • Design Period: 2003.4-2003.9
  • Area: 0.0 sqm
  • Project Year: 2010

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Floating Roof House / Tezuka Architects

  • Architects: Tezuka Architects
  • Location: Okayama, Okayama Prefecture, Japan
  • Architects: Tezuka Architects - Takaharu+Yui Tezuka, Masahiro Ikeda, Chie Nabeshima, Hiroshi Tomikawa
  • Architectural And Structural Desing: Tezuka Architects + MASAHIRO IKEDA co., ltd
  • Structure: Reinforced Concret + Steel
  • Lighting Design: Masahide Kakudate (Masahide Kakudate Lighting Architect & Associates, Inc.)
  • Principal Use: Residence
  • Building Site: Okayama, Japan
  • Construction: Kajima Corporation, Hiroshima
  • Design Period: 2004.4-2004.12
  • Area: 0.0 sqm
  • Project Year: 2012

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