Dashi Katachi: Essence of Japan

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From January 21 through mid-February, come explore Dashi Katachi, a pop-up by Landscape Products celebrating the essence of modern Japan through food, culture, activity, and object. A Heath SF pop-up.

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@nceramicstudio work in progress! Coming to Heath LA from Japan.

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Coming to Heath LA from Japan July 11th. (at @nceramicstudio work in progress! at Heath Ceramics San Francisco

One for Japan

Margaret Almon Mosaics

Wayne Stratz Japan Commission for Nakamura-San. What happens in Wernersville.goes to Japan. Stained glass by Wayne Stratz. Commissioned by Michelle Francl for Nakamura-san. Michelle Francl writes about the visit to Nakamura-san. Craft & Life

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Minimalist Home in Japan Blurs Interior, Exterior

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Utsunomiya House in Tochigi, Japan, was envisioned by Suppose Design Office. Photography by Toshiyuki Yano] The post Minimalist Home in Japan Blurs Interior, Exterior appeared first on Freshome.com.

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Remarkable Vacation Home in Japan Built on Stilts

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

This original Japanese holiday retreat is located at the base of Mount Bandai in Fukushima, Japan. The post Remarkable Vacation Home in Japan Built on Stilts appeared first on Freshome.com.

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Hillside “Scape House” Disclosing a Surprising Geometry in Shiga, Japan

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

FORM/Kouichi Kimura Architects completed the development of the Scape House , a modern family residence in Shiga, Japan. Photography by Yoshihiro Asada The post Hillside “Scape House” Disclosing a Surprising Geometry in Shiga, Japan appeared first on Freshome.com.

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Adam Silverman interviews Akio Nukaga

Heath Ceramics

Since then we have spent many, many hours together in Japan and the US. It’s been very inspiring to see a lifestyle that’s so different from Japan. You came to LA anyway, had your show, and returned to a very changed Japan and Kasama.

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Family Living Inside Suspended Cantilevered Volume: Fly Out House in Japan

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Architect Tatsuyuki Takagi envisioned Fly Out House , a m odernresidence in the shape of a cantilevered volume in Toyohashi, Japan. Photography by Satoshi Asakawa ] The post Family Living Inside Suspended Cantilevered Volume: Fly Out House in Japan appeared first on Freshome.com.

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Striking MS House Ingeniously Adapted to a Sloping Site in Mishima, Japan

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The intricate MS House by Yo Yamagata Architects is located in Mishima, Shizuoka, Japan, on a slope overlooking Mount Fuji. The post Striking MS House Ingeniously Adapted to a Sloping Site in Mishima, Japan appeared first on Freshome.com.

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Introducing TakaIt’s our pleasure to introduce fans of master.

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Taka Hideki Takayama Mashiko Japan Japanese craft wood woodwork woodworking Akio Nukaga Heath Heath LA Heath Ceramics sculpture highlight

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Focus On: Hideki TakayamaWe’ve been working with Japanese.

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At that time, the fashion scene in Japan was starting to get worldwide attention, so I decided to pursue fashion in college, which was Bunka Fashion College in Tokyo. Photo: Heath Ceramics. Custom counter for a bar in Tokyo. Installation shot at the Starnet Gallery in Mashiko.

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Contemporary Family Home Integrating a Vintage Car Train: Platform House in Japan

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The post Contemporary Family Home Integrating a Vintage Car Train: Platform House in Japan appeared first on Freshome.com. Platform House is a creative residential project completed by Japanese architect Takanobu Kishimoto in Takasago City.

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Toshiba Receives Contract to Construct Mega Solar Power Plant in Japan

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to construct a mega-solar power plant in Kimitsu, Chiba prefecture, Japan. Toshiba Corporation has been awarded a contract by Thailand’s Gunkul Engineering Public Co. The plant, scheduled

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DUCKSHIN HOUSING Unveils Construction Site Robot and Deck Plate at Japan Home & Building Show 2015

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the Korea’s number one ranking enterprise in deck plate for buildings, is participating in ‘Japan Home & Building Show 2015’ which is held at Tokyo DUCKSHIN HOUSING CO.,

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Canadian Solar to Build 47MWp Mashiki Solar Plant in Japan

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Canadian Solar Inc., one of the world's largest solar power companies, today announced that it signed an agreement with Mashiki Town and Kumamoto Prefecture to build a 47.0 MWp solar power plant

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SPI Energy Announces Completion and Connection of 2.4MW Nishiura Power Plant in Japan's Ibaraki Prefecture

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SPI Energy Co., Ltd., a global provider of photovoltaic (PV) solutions for business, residential, government and utility customers and investors, today announced that its wholly owned Japanese

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Exhibition on Guerilla Architecture in Response to the Great East Japan Earthquake

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As individuals who dedicate their careers to designing homes that people live in, buildings that define our skylines and cities that support our existence, architects might be considered the ultimate

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KDDI to Invest $270 Million in Building Two New TELEHOUSE Data Centers in Japan

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KDDI, the global telecommunications provider, announced today that it will invest 270 million dollars (28 billion yen) in building two new TELEHOUSE data centers, ?gTELEHOUSE gTELEHOUSE OSAKA 2?h h and gTELEHOUSE

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SunPower, ISE Group, and Total Unite for Construction of Solar Plant in Japan

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Ise Total Nanao Power Plant G.K., ISE Group, Total and SunPower Corporation, today announced the construction start of a 27-megawatt-peak (MWp) photovoltaic (PV) solar power plant in Nanao, Ishikawa

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Mitsubishi Electric Plans to Build Middle-Voltage Direct Current Distribution Facility in Marugame, Japan

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Mitsubishi Electric Corporation announced today that it plans to build a development and demonstration facility for middle-voltage direct current (MVDC*) distribution at its Power Distribution System

Our talented photographer for @tilemakestheroom and tile spotter.

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Our talented photographer for @tilemakestheroom and tile spotter @marikoreed is traveling in Japan and will be our guest instagramer for @tilemakestheroom during her trip.

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Japan's Fujisawa Sustainable Smart Town Moves into New Stage of Growth

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The Fujisawa SST Council, a consortium led by Panasonic Corporation spearheading the development of the Fujisawa Sustainable Smart Town (Fujisawa SST), held today a grand opening ceremony for the

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design-is-fine: Gio Ponti, tile design for l’Hotel Parco dei.

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More to see here about the exhibition The World of Gio Ponti, Japan, 2014. design-is-fine : Gio Ponti, tile design for l’ Hotel Parco dei Principi, 1960-61. Originally made by D’Agostino, Salerno. Re-edition by La Riggiola.

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Hygge, Comfort and Simplicity in Kitchen and Bath Design – from Kitchen & Bath Design News

JG Kitchens

This Trend Spotting article from Kitchen & Bath Design News about hygge and similar trends from Sweden and Japan shares ideas about how you can achieve harmony in your own home. Maybe you’ve seen the word “hygge” in an article about design.

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Why Japanese Interior Design is Popular

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Our busy world, whose cultures seem to mesh more readily thanks to social media, is primed to open their doors to the relaxing and very zen style of Japan. Japan is a prime example of many of the statements mentioned above. There are many forms of meditation in Japan.

Introducing new; Super Tuscan Cork Tile!

The Habitus Collection

Photo credit: Tetsuya Ito for Complex Japan. Habitus has recently introduced a new concept in cork tile material; Super Tuscan Cork Tile. It is produced using remnants of the cork industry in Spain and Portugal.

Toni Cumella: Ceramic Visionary

Diary of a Tile Addict

Collaboration with Alejandro Zaera in Aiuchi, Japan. Collaboration with Alejandro Zaera in Aiuchi, Japan (detail). Toni Cumella at work in his studio. There is no particular reason why I am dedicating today’s post to Toni Cumella.

Hygge, Comfort and Simplicity in Kitchen and Bath Design – from Kitchen & Bath Design News

JG Kitchens

This Trend Spotting article from Kitchen & Bath Design News about hygge and similar trends from Sweden and Japan shares ideas about how you can achieve harmony in your own home. Maybe you’ve seen the word “hygge” in an article about design.

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Thank you to everyone who came to the opening weekend for Dashi.

Heath Ceramics

Thank you to everyone who came to the opening weekend for Dashi Katachi: Essence of Japan. So come, explore the essence of modern Japan, and take some new discoveries home with you. .

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Yumi and Hatano Studio: The Yoga of Color and Design

Making Tile Modern

I started my career in the financial industry as a programmer back in Japan. Modwalls | Colorful Modern Tile Since 2005. Yumi kagamihara. Yumi Kagamihara is a designer and yoga practitioner who integrates color, design with intention, artistry and focus.

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Cupboards Kitchen and Bath: #WordlessWednesday - Ski Jumping.

Discerning Design

Photo via DivineCaroline - " A Japanese coffee company, Georgia Max Coffee , modified the bathrooms of ski areas around Japan to promote their coffee energy drinks. Wednesday, February 1, 2012. WordlessWednesday - Ski Jumping Potty.

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Consider Granada Tile Nara Cement Tiles For A Graphic Kitchen Tile Backsplash

Granada Tile

Nara’s concrete tile pattern is based on 200-year-old embroidery patterns from Japan, known as sashiko.

Get to Know: Akio Nukaga

Heath Ceramics

Pieces from the 2015 show above) It’s been a super-busy year for you in terms of some big shows in Japan and elsewhere. What’s the difference between someone who buys your work in Japan versus someone here?

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Key Trends and Opportunities in the Japanese Construction Market

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Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Construction in Japan - Key Trends and Opportunities to 2019" report to their offering. Construction activity in Japan was weak in

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Talented photographer @marikoreed (who shot our new book) is.

Heath Ceramics

Talented photographer @marikoreed (who shot our new book) is traveling in Japan and posting pictures to @tilemakestheroom during her trip, like this one of Hotel Okura on its last day.

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Researchers Develop New Process to Rebuild Earthquake-Damaged Bridge Columns in Days

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In just 30 seconds, a devastating earthquake like the ones that struck Japan and Ecuador can render a city helpless. With roadways split and bridges severely damaged, residents and emergency personnel

Akio: New Work at Heath LASome people don’t need a big hype.

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Akio Nukaga, a master potter from Mashiko, Japan, is one of those people. Akio: New Work at Heath LA Some people don’t need a big hype machine behind them to have a cult following around the world. They just need to do incredible work.

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JAPEX Utilizes Aconex Cloud Collaboration Platform to Manage Construction of Soma LNG Terminal

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Aconex Limited, provider of a leading cloud collaboration platform for the global construction industry, today announced that Japan Petroleum Exploration Co. JAPEX) is using the Aconex platform

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Intergraph’s Solutions Selected by Toyo Engineering to Build Large-Scale Steam Cracker Complex

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Toyo Engineering Corporation (TOYO), one of Japan's foremost engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) companies, has announced the purchase of two leading Intergraph® solutions, which are being

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Bechtel, JV Partners to Construct New Nuclear Plant in Wales, UK

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and Japan Gas Corporation, to deliver a Bechtel, the global engineering and construction firm, today announced it has been selected, with joint venture partners Hitachi Nuclear Energy Europe, Ltd.

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