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.
The Casa Balint is located in Valencia, Spain, and was born from Fran Silvestre Arquitectos' designs. The two-story home is focused on an open plan living space at the center, where the kitchen, patio and staircase all conjoin. Check it out in the gallery below along with a video. Read more
Lighting has a major effect on the appearance of any space. Lights can make colors appear duller or more vibrant, highlight artwork, and even create focal points in a room. Lamps are added to rooms for both aesthetic and functional reasons. When looking to transform your space, it is important to consider the many types of floor lamps, how lamps can be used in a room, and how to plot out the optimal placement for your lamps. Read more