the world's most visited architecture website
i

Sign up now and start saving and organizing your favorite architecture projects and photos

Sign up now to save and organize your favorite architecture projects

i

Find the most inspiring products for your projects in our Product Catalog.

Find the most inspiring products in our Product Catalog.

i

Get the ArchDaily Chrome Extension and be inspired with every new tab. Install here »

i

All over the world, architects are finding cool ways to re-use run-down old buildings. Click here to see the best in Refurbishment Architecture.

Want to see the coolest refurbishment projects? Click here.

i

Immerse yourself in inspiring buildings with our selection of 360 videos. Click here.

See our immersive, inspiring 360 videos. Click here.

All
Projects
Products
Events
Competitions
Navigate articles using your keyboard
  1. ArchDaily
  2. Projects
  3. Houses
  4. Japan
  5. SUGAWARADAISUKE
  6. 2017
  7. Nojiri-ko Nature Platforms / SUGAWARADAISUKE

Nojiri-ko Nature Platforms / SUGAWARADAISUKE

  • 20:00 - 19 April, 2018
Nojiri-ko Nature Platforms / SUGAWARADAISUKE
Nojiri-ko Nature Platforms / SUGAWARADAISUKE, © Jérémie Souteyrat
© Jérémie Souteyrat

© Jérémie Souteyrat © Jérémie Souteyrat © Jérémie Souteyrat © Jérémie Souteyrat + 36

  • Architects

  • Location

    Nagano, Japan
  • Lead Architects

    Daisuke Sugawara, Noriyuki Ueakasaka, Hiroyuki Nakazawa
  • Lighting Design

    Toh design(Aki Hayakawa)
  • Area

    52.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2017
  • Photographs

  • Structural Design

    TECTONICA INC. (Yoshinori Suzuki、Hinako Igarashi)
  • Constructor

    Mizuken Inc.(Kanji Ohsaka)
  • More Specs Less Specs
© Jérémie Souteyrat
© Jérémie Souteyrat

Text description provided by the architects. This is a lakeside cottage at Nojiri-ko (Lake). The design target is generating a new lifestyle in the midst of natural landscape by recomposing relationship between nature, building, objects and human beings.

© Jérémie Souteyrat
© Jérémie Souteyrat
Diagrams
Diagrams

5 platforms with all different sizes, heights and materials transform those function beyond the floor to table, bench, bed, shelf, view reflector and canopy. These platforms create different openness, thermal condition and perspectives with layering structure according to ground undulation and forest landscape. The layering platforms rearranging the hierarchy of landscape/site/building/furniture/object together with generating new living space in the nature.

© Jérémie Souteyrat
© Jérémie Souteyrat
Section 01
Section 01
© Jérémie Souteyrat
© Jérémie Souteyrat

Open grid structure encouraging, emerging architectural potential to enhance the life with nature concern to the daylight transition, 4 seasons and resident’s lifestyle. Platforms reconstruct “Horizontal Building Elements” into one feature of Nojiri-ko Forest to generate diversity of places, activities and innovation in the nature for people. This project represent opening to the scenery style, together with delightful, esthetic of the nature and transition of the time.

© Jérémie Souteyrat
© Jérémie Souteyrat

View the complete gallery

About this office
SUGAWARADAISUKE
Office
Cite: "Nojiri-ko Nature Platforms / SUGAWARADAISUKE" 19 Apr 2018. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/892879/nojiri-ko-nature-platforms-sugawaradaisuke/> ISSN 0719-8884
© Jérémie Souteyrat

野尻湖自然平台住宅 / SUGAWARADAISUKE 建筑事务所