K5-House / Architect Show

© Toshihisa Ishii

Architects: Architect Show
Location: , Prefecture, Japan
Architect In Charge: Masahiko Sato
Area: 135.0 sqm
Photographs: Toshihisa Ishii

LUZ shirokane / Naoya Kawabe Architect & Associates

© Akinobu Kawabe

Architects: Naoya Kawabe Architect & Associates
Location: Shirokane, , Tokyo,
Area: 500.0 sqm
Year: 2011
Photographs: Akinobu Kawabe

FOO / APOLLO Architects & Associates

© Masao Nishikawa

Architects: APOLLO Architects & Associates
Location: , Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan
Architect In Charge: Satoshi Kurosaki
Area: 190.0 sqm
Year: 2007
Photographs: Masao Nishikawa

Y7-House / Architect Show

© Toshihisa Ishii

Architects: Architect Show
Location: Omura, Nagasaki Prefecture,
Architect In Charge: Masahiko Sato
Area: 95.0 sqm
Year: 2014
Photographs: Toshihisa Ishii

Kaminoge House / Naoya Kawabe Architect & Associates

© Takumi Ota

Architects: Naoya Kawabe Architect & Associates
Location: , Tokyo,
Area: 734.0 sqm
Year: 2010
Photographs: Takumi Ota

House Isogo / Be-Fun Design

© Hiroyuki Hirai

Architects: Be-Fun Design
Location: Isogo, , , Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan
Architect In Charge: Tsuyoshi Shindo
Area: 98.0 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Hiroyuki Hirai

House in Raizan-Forest / Rhythmdesign

© Koichi Torimura

Architects: Rhythmdesign
Location: Itoshima, Fukuoka Prefecture,
Architect In Charge: Kenichiro Ide
Design Team: Kenichiro Ide, Yuta Kinai
Area: 118.0 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Koichi Torimura

Frame / APOLLO Architects & Associates

© Masao Nishikawa

Architects: APOLLO Architects & Associates
Location: Tokyo,
Area: 142.0 sqm
Year: 2014
Photographs: Masao Nishikawa

I-House / Architecture Show

© Toshihisa Ishii

Architects: Architecture Show
Location: , Nagasaki Prefecture, Japan
Architect In Charge: Masahiko Sato
Area: 129.0 sqm
Year: 2011
Photographs: Toshihisa Ishii

Okinawa Nursing Training Center / IIDA Archiship Studio

© Kenichi Suzuki

Architects: IIDA Archiship Studio
Location: , Shimajiri District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan
Area: 4377.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Kenichi Suzuki

House for Green, Breeze and Light / Yaita and Associates

© Shigeo Ogawa

Architects: Yaita and Associates
Location: Ota, Tokyo,
Architect In Charge: Hisaaki Yaita , Naoko Yaita
Area: 145.0 sqm
Year: 2014
Photographs: Shigeo Ogawa, Courtesy of

Users Create the Color in this Super-Sized Kaleidoscope

Courtesy of

2013 KOBE Biennale visitors had the opportunity to experience the magic of a kaleidoscope in a whole new way thanks to Saya Miyazaki and Masakazu Shiranes’ award-winning installation. The psychedelic polyhedral installation was designed for the Art Container Contest, which challenged participants to create interesting environments within the confines of a single . As visitors meandered through the installation, they became active participants – rather than passive observers – in the kaleidoscope’s constantly changing appearance. For more images and information, continue after the break.

M4 House / Architect Show

© Toshihisa Ishii

Architects: Architect Show
Location: Higashisonogi District, Nagasaki Prefecture,
Architect In Charge: Masahiko Sato
Area: 120.0 sqm
Photographs: Toshihisa Ishii

Patio / Yaita and Associates

© Shigeo Ogawa

Architects: Yaita and Associates
Location: Tokyo,
Architect In Charge: Hisaaki Yaita , Naoko Yaita
Area: 227.0 sqm
Year: 2011
Photographs: Shigeo Ogawa, Shinkenchiku-sha

A-2 House / Architect Show

© Toshihisa Ishii

Architects: Architect Show
Location: , Prefecture, Japan
Architect In Charge: Masahiko Sato
Builder: Shiraishi construction Co.,Ltd
Area: 195.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Toshihisa Ishii

HOUSE-K / K2YT

© Satoshi Asakawa

Architects: K2YT
Location: Tokyo,
Consult: Takeshi Suzuki
Area: 291.0 sqm
Photographs: Satoshi Asakawa

House in Gokurakuji / Naoya Kawabe Architect & Associates

© Shinkenchiku-sha

Architects: Naoya Kawabe Architect & Associates
Location: , Kanagawa Prefecture,
Area: 70.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Shinkenchiku-sha

Kobato Nursery School / so1architect

© Kai Nakamura

Architects: so1architect
Location: Kashiwa, Chiba Prefecture,
Architect In Charge: Soichi Yamasaki
Area: 1,098 sqm
Year: 2011
Photographs: Kai Nakamura