Life in Spiral House by Hideaki Takayanagi: a narrow site dictated a four-storey dwelling, introducing a engawa in the form of a ribbon which winds its way through the centralized vertical circulation, creating perimeter rooms along the glazed facade.
nill style cafe / mapp : : tokyo - Okay, so probably not the intent, but this gave me a great idea for a hideaway storage unit for a wall in a small apartment or studio. The awning could be a large fabulous piece of art that when pulled down becomes wall art and that covers a shelving unit built into the wall. Hmmmmm
A ruin was the starting point for the design of a holiday house in the island of Pico. The project came from the will to maintain a ruin and thinking of a house that would value it, a house that could be modelled to it and take advantage at the same t