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Living Above the Shop: Scandinavian Sundries in Tokyo

A small business is a labor of love. And for shopkeepers, that often means that the line between work and home life is blurred. So why fight it? That …

4n house by Ninkipen!

This family house in Nara, Japan, is raised up on pilotis and residents have to enter using a staircase beneath the floor (+ slideshow).<p>Named 4n, the …

The Hermit Houses - Abé / The Cloud Collective

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The Hermit Houses [www.hermithouses.nl] are design houses that use the cutting edge production …

Hikikomori: Why are so many Japanese men refusing to leave their rooms?

<b>As many as a million young people in Japan are thought to remain holed up in their homes - sometimes for decades at a time. Why?</b><p>For Hide, the problems started when he gave up school.<p>"I started to blame myself and my parents also blamed me for not going to school. The pressure started to build up," …

The Big Fat List of Documentaries About Photography

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Alpine Cabin by Scott & Scott Architects

The partners of new Vancouver studio Scott & Scott Architects created this remote snowboarding cabin for their own use at the northern end of …

Park House by Another Apartment

Japanese studio Another Apartment has completed a house with an asymmetric roof on a narrow site in suburban Tokyo.<p>Constructed across the street from …