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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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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Luxurious and Playful Minimalist Home

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Located in Japan, this single family home is a study in minimalism. Architecture Decorating Ideas Design and Decorate japan luxurious home MinimalismDesigned in 2016 by Tukurito Architects , the simple, spartan design allows small details to shine through.

Distinct Black&White Exterior Showcased by Minimalist “Framing House” in Japan

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Located in the Shiga Prefecture, Japan, Framing House by Form / Kouichi Kimura Architects is a contemporary Japanese home displaying a minimalist design and a distinct black&white exterior.

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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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Dashi Katachi: Essence of Japan

Heath Ceramics

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.

Japan, Via Milan

KB Culture

Designer Stefano Cavazzana cites the bento box as inspiration for his new Oblon bathroom fixtures. Similar to the bento's functional form, the interchangeable basin, its rim, and accompanying tray/lid can be stacked in different color combinations. The collection premieres at iSalone this week. novello.it. sink vanity

Explore The Beauty of Japan's Abandoned Architecture In This New Book

Apartment Therapy

Australian photographer Shane Thoms explored Japan searching for such architecture, and it's now all in this new book, Haikyo , released this month by Carpet Bombing Culture. (Image credit: Shane Thoms). Ever wonder what modern buildings and structures would look like if nature overtook them?

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

Heath Ceramics

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

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.

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.

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A 19th Century Farmhouse With Nods to Japan — House Call

Apartment Therapy

Name: Eric and Lori. Location: North High Shoals, Georgia. Eric and Lori's Georgia farmhouse is filled with so much color and texture but stops short of overloading you with whimsy. Each room has its own distinct personality, and we'd happily set up shop in any of them! READ MORE ». Reader Submissions. House Call

Andy and Sam's Sunny & Light Toyko Flat — House Call

Apartment Therapy

Location: Tokyo, Japan. After a whirlwind romance and a couple of countries, we decided to leave sunny England and fulfill our dream of living in Japan. Name: Andy & Sam.

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The Crazy Cool Buildings Tucked Away in the Mountains of Japan — T Magazine

Apartment Therapy

For all their reverence for tradition, the Japanese are undoubtedly design-forward. All it takes is a visit to Harajuku or a glance at the latest tech trend coming out of the island empire. But that's in urban centers and in business—the countryside is a different story, right? Not necessarily. Some of the most unique architecture isn't in Tokyo, but in the mountain town of Karuizawa. READ MORE ». Architecture

One for Japan

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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

Kathryn's Home On the Pacific Ocean — House Call

Apartment Therapy

Location: Okinawa, Japan. We are a military family currently stationed in Okinawa, Japan. Pin it. Name: Kathryn. We live in a little 3 bedroom Japanese/American style rental right on the Pacific Ocean. READ MORE ». House Call

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This Cool, Colorful Building is a Bank — Design News

Apartment Therapy

French architect Emmanuelle Moureaux is challenging that with this whimsical design for a Sugamo Shinkin branch in Kawaguchi, Japan. Could anything be more boring, design-wise, than banks?

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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.

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

Heath Ceramics

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.

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

Heath Ceramics

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

Andy and Sam's Sunny & Light Tokyo Flat — House Call

Apartment Therapy

Location: Tokyo, Japan. After a whirlwind romance and a couple of countries, we decided to leave sunny England and fulfill our dream of living in Japan. Name: Andy & Sam.

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A Creative Couple's Handmade Home in Clinton Hill — House Tour

Apartment Therapy

The couple, respectively from Japan and Texas, describe their home's style as simple and cozy. Name: Tomoko Kuwahara and Michael Yates and cat Mochi. Location: Clinton Hill — Brooklyn, New York. Size: About 400 square feet. Years lived in: Rented, 2.5 years. Tomoko and Michael met in Austin (in fact, you might remember the Austin house tour we did of his old apartment), but moved into their Clinton Hill apartment about two and a half years ago.

This Japanese House Has a Cozy 'Kangaroo Pouch' — Design News

Apartment Therapy

You can always count on Japan for some creative architecture. Pin it. This is House SH, a 936 square-foot townhouse that instead of having street side windows, has this softly curving bump out that glows from the skylight and envelops you like a kangaroo pouch. READ MORE

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Toshiba Receives Contract to Construct Mega Solar Power Plant in Japan

The A to Z of Building

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

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.

Tea, Totally

KB Culture

Replacing the typical spout is a small kettle, of the type popularly used in Japan to boil water for tea. Something's brewing with this faucet design—figuratively speaking. While it doesn't offer the caffeinated convenience of this model , I enjoy its gentle humor. kakudai.jp. faucet

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Daishi's Ode to His Hometown — Small Cool 2016

Apartment Therapy

Location: Nagoya JAPAN. Like this entry? Favorite it below! Name: Daishi. Square Feet: 700. Division: International. What I Love About My Small Home: Do you know the kimono called "Oshima Tsumugi"? This special kimono is made in a small island called Amami Island.(Amami

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Tired of Cat Cafes? England Has a Cat Pub — Design News

Apartment Therapy

Originating in Japan, cat cafes have been popping up all over the world where you can get a dose of caffeine and some furry snuggles. Pin it. The British like their pints, however, so of course there's no better place for a cat pub. READ MORE ».

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

The A to Z of Building

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.,

40 Stunning Luxury Bathrooms with Incredible Views

Trendir Magazine

This magnificent view overlooks the Pacific Ocean from a minimalist house in Japan. There are rooms with a view, and then there are bathrooms with a view. What better way to bathe or shower?

Canadian Solar to Build 47MWp Mashiki Solar Plant in Japan

The A to Z of Building

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

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. Yumi kagamihara. Yumi Kagamihara is a designer and yoga practitioner who integrates color, design with intention, artistry and focus.

How To Create Your Own Japanese Garden

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

What began as a space made for Japan’s ruling elite to find calm within the storm of their country’s strife and war, has transformed overtime into a way of life and deep-rooted culture. Japanese gardens are created to be spaces of meditation and reflection.

How to Create Your Own Japanese-Style Bathroom

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Japan is an island and as a result, Japanese culture is saturated in dedications and references to the power of water. Japan is an island and as a result, Japanese culture is saturated in dedications and references to the power of water.

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10 Ways to Add Japanese Style to Your Interior Design

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Thousands of years steeped in tradition have influenced Japan’s architecture and interior design aesthetic, resulting in a serene and very cultural interior design. This is a gorgeous Japanese-inspired bedroom. Image Source: WB Homes. One word sums it up : Zen.

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.

There's a Hayao Miyazaki Nature Theme Park Coming to Japan — Design News

Apartment Therapy

Pin it. Get ready to be Spirited Away. Filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki revealed plans to build a nature theme park on a remote Japanese island that will invite people to explore his imaginative landscapes. READ MORE ».

20 Dramatic Home Exteriors Proving Black is the New Black

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Black exterior has been trending in Japan for years, and this home by Sticks + Stones in the mountains has us ready to head for the ski slopes. When it comes to home design, black may be the new black.

Osaka River to Transform Into Sushi Conveyor Belt — Design News

Apartment Therapy

Osaka, Japan is known has the birthplace of the sushi conveyor belt. Pin it. This October, that will be celebrated on a larger than life scale as a sushi train will float down the river of this food lover's paradise. READ MORE ».

Our talented photographer for @tilemakestheroom and tile spotter.

Heath Ceramics

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