Cafe Coutume Aoyama / CUT Architectures

© David Foessel

Architects: CUT Architectures
Location: , , Japan
Area: 85 sqm
Year: 2014
Photographs: David Foessel

House in Funabashi / Koji Hatano Architects

© Asako Yamazaki

Architects: Koji Hatano Architects
Location: ,
Area: 117.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Asako Yamazaki

Shigeru Ban Designs Temporary Pavilion for the World Cup

© Yoshikazu Tsuno/AFP

In honor of the World Cup (which starts today), the Brazilian Embassy in , , has invited Shigeru Ban, this year’s Pritzker Laureate, to build a temporary pavilion.

Located at the entrance of the embassy, the three foot tall, 120 m² temporary structure will be a place where people can meet after the games since, due to the time difference, the games will not be broadcast on site.

Higashihayashiguchi / ALTS Design Office

Courtesy of ALTS Design Office

Architects: ALTS Design Office
Location: ,
Architect In Charge: Sumiou Mizumoto, Yoshitaka Kuga
Area: 100 sqm
Year: 2014
Photographs: Courtesy of ALTS Design Office

House K / Yuji Kimura Design

© Takumi Ota

Architects: Yuji Kimura Design
Location: ,
Area: 47 sqm
Year: 2014
Photographs: Takumi Ota

KKZ House / I.R.A.

© Nobuaki Nakagawa

Architects: I.R.A.
Location: , Tokyo,
Architect In Charge: International Royal Architecture
Design Team: Akinori Kasegai , Daisuke Tsunakawa
Area: 111 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Nobuaki Nakagawa

MoyaMoya / Fumihiko Sano

© Daisuke Shimokawa /Nacása&Partners Inc

Architects: Fumihiko Sano
Location: Higashikurume, , Japan
Architect In Charge: , studio PHENOMENON
Area: 144 sqm
Year: 2014
Photographs: Daisuke Shimokawa /Nacása&Partners Inc

Wing Wall House / Camp Design Inc + Sumosaga Fudosan

© Masumi Kawamura

Architects: Camp Design Inc + 
Location: , Tokyo, Japan
Area: 50 sqm
Year: 2014
Photographs: Masumi Kawamura

KHT House / I.R.A.

© Nobuaki Nakagawa

Architects: I.R.A.
Location: Kahoku, Nishimurayama District, Yamagata, Japan
Architect In Charge: International Royal Architecture
Design Team: Akinori Kasegai , Daisuke Tsunakawa
Area: 197 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Nobuaki Nakagawa

En yu-An / Fumihiko Sano

© Daisuke Shimokawa /Nacása&Partners Inc

Architects: Fumihiko Sano
Location: Taitō, , Japan
Architect In Charge: , studio PHENOMENON
Area: 37 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Daisuke Shimokawa /Nacása&Partners Inc

Minakuchi House / ALTS Design Office

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Architects: ALTS Design Office
Location: , Japan
Architects In Charge: Sumiou Mizumoto, Yoshitaka Kuga
Area: 100 sqm
Year: 2014
Photographs: Courtesy of ALTS Design Office

House with Square Opening / NKS Architects

© Kouji Okamoto

Architects: NKS Architects
Location: , , Japan
Architect In Charge: Noriko, Kaoru Suehito
Structure: RC-3F
Area: 192.0 sqm
Year: 2008
Photographs: Kouji Okamoto

KBJ Share Space / I.R.A

© Nobuaki Nakagawa

Architects: I.R.A
Location: , Tokyo,
Architect In Charge: International Royal Architecture
Design Team: Akinori Kasegai , Daisuke Tsunakawa
Area: 66 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Nobuaki Nakagawa

CC4441 / Tomokazu Hayakawa Architects

Courtesy of Tomokazu Hayakawa Architects

Architects: Tomokazu Hayakawa Architects
Location: Torigoe, Taitō, ,
Area: 36 sqm
Photographs: Courtesy of Tomokazu Hayakawa Architects

House with Podocarpus / Yasutoshi Mifune + Toru Atarashi

© Yasunori Shimomura

Architects: Yasutoshi Mifune, Toru Atarashi
Location: , Prefecture,
Basic Design Of The Project: Yasutoshi Mifune
Area: 319 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Yasunori Shimomura

K Kindergaten / NKS Architects

© Kouji Okamoto

Architects: NKS Architects
Location: , Japan
Architect In Charge: Noriko, Kaoru Suehito
Area: 1,547 sqm
Year: 2011
Photographs: Kouji Okamoto

GEH House / I.R.A.

© Nobuaki Nakagawa

Architects: I.R.A.
Location: Kodaira, Tokyo,
Design Team: Akinori Kasegai , Daisuke Tsunakawa
Collaborators: Hideyuki Hagiuda (Structure design)
Area: 93.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Nobuaki Nakagawa

Brother’s House / Hiroshi Kuno + Associates

Courtesy of Hiroshi Kuno + Associates

Architects: Hiroshi Kuno + Associates
Location: , Hokkaido Prefecture,
Architect In Charge: Hiroshi Kuno
Area: 137 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Courtesy of Hiroshi Kuno + Associates