In Tokyo, Japan, where the houses are crammed cheek by jowl, two old friends from architecture school have created a 793-square-foot home out of canted concrete boxes. Tamotsu Nakada needn’t do much to
For this tiny house in the Belgian forest, a little extra square footage comes in the form of a glassed-in addition with a stellar view. "When the weather’s good," says Rini van Beek, sitting on the rear
Uji House is a minimal home located in Kyoto, Japan, designed by ALTS Design Office. Uji House is located in a residential district of Uji city and is surrounded by old houses which are slowly being rebuilt.
In Portland, Oregon, a renovated warehouse fuses engineering and artistry, much like its owners. It’s a sunny weekday afternoon, and Linda Hutchins and John Montague’s house in the Northwest District Portland,
A tiny scrap of land might not catch your eye. But to Japanese architect Yasuhiro Yamashita of Atelier Tekuto, there's nothing more beautiful. A veteran designer of kyosho jutaku -- or micro homes -- has
Innovative housing designs by such leading architects as Shigeru Ban, Sou Fujimoto, and Kengo Kuma are currently on display at the House Vision 2016 exhibition at Tokyo’s Aomi Station. Now in its second
At the base of Echo Mountain in Phoenix, a geometric home by Wendell Burnette opens up to the surrounding desert landscape. A see-through pool wall is just one element of this vibrant home. Coperaco, celebrated
With their light, white house that owes equal debts to its Nordic surroundings and to the Japanese provenance of its architects,... Built in 1844, this 2,700-square-foot house—which once belonged to a