This pointy residence can be found in Shizuoka, a coastal town between Tokyo and Nagoya.
Built by architect artisans mA-style, this a single family home was placed on a very narrow lot, one side of the facade features a plain windowless surface breached by the slanting portal of the the main entrance. All the windows were located to the back of the building which offers a view of the nearby river. Pretty impressive yet intimidating at the same time.
As part of a Salone Del Mobile during Milan Design Week 2014, a new series titled Where Architects Live shows us their homes instead of their work. From Zaha Hadid's open-space London home to Russian artist El Lissitzky, and architect Shigeru Ban's to Brazilian architect Marcio Kogan resides on the 12th floor of a building he designed in 1980, check it out in the gallery below: Read more
“Peter’s House,” is an 1,800 square-foot home from SF-based Craig Steely Architecture. The structure uses typical practice of staggering foundations up the hillside and it locates a 24' x 24', cast in place concrete garage on the lowest level of the three-story glass structure. Read more