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House in Hiroshima, Japan by Kazunori Fujimoto Architects

The team of Kazunori Fujimoto Architects has designed a modern concrete house in Hiroshima, Japan.Completed in 2016 by the team of Kazunori Fujimoto …

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Africa's avant-garde architecture: A symbol of independence

<b>(CNN) —</b> Rural landscapes glimpsed in photographs of Africa can often be deceiving. Most Africans live in cities, and an additional 187 million will do so over the next decade making it the world's fastest urbanizing region.<p>A new exhibition, Architecture of Independence: African Modernism, takes a …

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Half & Half House

Tokyo, Japan<p>For its latest project, Naf Architecture and Design out of Tokyo combined two very different houses—one with a flat roof, the other with a gabled one—to create a single, 859-square-foot family dwelling. Far from feeling disjointed, the Half & Half House, as it's called, is pleasingly …

Architecture

1930s modernist Aluminaire House moves cross-country to Palm Springs

A historic, ready-to-assemble metal home by noted modernist architect Albert Frey is moving from a New York storage unit to Southern California this …

Luis Barragán’s iconic architecture recreated in evocative photography exhibit

Artist James Casebere uses “constructed photography” to capture the Mexican architect’s elusive work<p>Legendary Mexican architect and Pritzker Prize winner Luis Barragán’s work continues to enchant, a phenomenon fueled in part by the fact that his extensive archives are locked in a fallout shelter …

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Impeccable White Volume by Aires Mateus in Leiria - Homesthetics - Inspiring ideas for your home.

Sculptural, elegant and subdued to white, the house designed by architect Manuel Aires Mateus creates a really interesting indoor-outdoor play into …

Cardboard House For The Soul by Legendary Shigeru Ban - Homesthetics - Inspiring ideas for your home.

“Even concrete buildings can be destroyed by earthquakes very easily, but paper buildings cannot.”<p>The new volume has an expected lifespan of 50 …

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Aires Mateus Redefines a House in Portugal With White - Homesthetics - Inspiring ideas for your home.

Portuguese architecture practice entitled Aires Mateus successfully transformed an old abandoned building in the historic center of Alcobaça, …

Long and Narrow Translucent House By Atelier Tekuto - Homesthetics - Inspiring ideas for your home.

Lucky Drops is a one of a kind, unique and out of the ordinary <b>Long and Narrow Translucent House</b> designed by Japanese architecture studio Atelier …

Minimalist Japanese Wooden Home Flooded by Sunlight Signed mA-Style Architects - Homesthetics - Inspiring ideas for your home.

Japanese architecture comes to dazzle us again today with a minimal clean home created to respect the inhabitants privacy and to take advantage of …

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Japanese Practice Hiroshi Nakamura and NAP Co Designs a Spiraling Ribbon Chapel - Homesthetics - Inspiring ideas for your home.

Japanese architect studio Hiroshi Nakamura and NAP Co. has taken the architecture of the religious chapel and transformed it into an organic, …

Architecture

Tomoyuki Kurokawa Architects completes Tokyo building covered in holes

The faceted volume of this concrete mixed-use block in Tokyo is punctured by a series of holes that form windows, balconies and open-air stairwells …

Articles about compact wooden home japan on Dwell.com - Dwell

A distinctive wooden pattern lines the walls, floors, and ceilings of this compact home in Japan.<p>A New Zealand family taps into the creative capital of architecture students to make their dream home a reality.<p>Designed with two parallel wings separated by a shallow pool, this striking São Paulo …

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Tato Architects have broken up the volume of House in Toyonaka into seven stripes »

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Articles about 15 boldly modern japanese houses on Dwell.com - Dwell

Plan your summer getaways with our picks for Airbnb rentals with great design.<p>In our latest Backstory series, Seattleite Lou Maxon recounts the thrills and trials of ditching the suburbs, buying...<p>In Portland, Oregon, a designer creates an open, environmentally sensitive house for a client on a …

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A cedar-clad house in Osaka »

A Japanese house featuring a protruding timber-clad mezzanine »

A family residence in Japan with a windowless concrete facade »

dezeen — This apartment block in Tokyo features concrete...