japanese practice tetsushi tominaga architect & associates has sent us images of 'gap house', a two-storey private residence in the center of tokyo, japan. working with the small and narrow site, the design incorporates a common space that stretches both horizontally and vertically to loosely define the interior programs through light chasms in the built volume.
Tokyo Travel Journal
Nakameguro: design neighbourhood in Tokyo
Tokyo Urban Farm
atelier A5: sn.house by partially encasing the structure in a perforated metal screen, the home which is located in a densely populated neighborhood in tokyo, gains a sense of privacy that is shielded from street traffic and neighboring structures.
LUZ shirokane, a multi-storey housing complex in tokyo, japan. contrary to conventional layouts where the area of the individual units are maximized, the building inserts a generously-sized common space at the core of its design to encourage a level of communication and transparency between the tenants.