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N-House / TOFU

N-House / TOFU

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  • Architects: TOFU
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area: 240.0
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year: 2010
  • Photographs Photographs: Yohei Sasakura

Text description provided by the architects. This residence is located in villa subdivision in Shiga, Japan.There are rich natural environments with Lake Biwa in thesoutheast and Mount Hira in the northwest. Therefore in the first stage, we have decided to use cedar panels as exterior material. The exterior wall is colored with three colors and attached gradation patterns, so the abstract wood texture comes and gives us a massive impression.

© Yohei Sasakura
© Yohei Sasakura

As Forest side, we have arranged a semi-outdoor terrace inside,so that there could be a coherent exterior space. Also in the living room, we observed the sky and forests around it and we have made graceful sunlights come in various directions through the windows.

© Yohei Sasakura
© Yohei Sasakura

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Cite: "N-House / TOFU" 04 Feb 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/108292/n-house-tofu/> ISSN 0719-8884
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